Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And there was there an herd of many swine feeding on the mountain: and they besought him that he would suffer them to enter into them. And he suffered them.

General references

Bible References

There an

Leviticus 11:7
and the pig, for though it divides the hoof, thus making a split hoof, it does not chew cud, it is unclean to you.
Isaiah 65:4
Who sit among graves and spend the night in secret places;
Who eat swine’s flesh,
And the broth of unclean meat is in their pots.
Isaiah 66:3
“But he who kills an ox is like one who slays a man;
He who sacrifices a lamb is like the one who breaks a dog’s neck;
He who offers a grain offering is like one who offers swine’s blood;
He who burns incense is like the one who blesses an idol.
As they have chosen their own ways,
And their soul delights in their abominations,
Matthew 8:30
Now there was a herd of many swine feeding at a distance from them.
Mark 5:11
Now there was a large herd of swine feeding nearby on the mountain.

Besought

Job 1:10
Have You not made a hedge about him and his house and all that he has, on every side? You have blessed the work of his hands, and his possessions have increased in the land.
Psalm 62:11
Once God has spoken;
Twice I have heard this:
That power belongs to God;
John 19:11
Jesus answered, You would have no authority over Me, unless it had been given you from above; for this reason he who delivered Me to you has the greater sin.”
1 John 4:4
You are from God, little children, and have overcome them; because greater is He who is in you than he who is in the world.

He suffered

1 Kings 22:22
The Lord said to him, ‘How?’ And he said, ‘I will go out and be a deceiving spirit in the mouth of all his prophets.’ Then He said, ‘You are to entice him and also prevail. Go and do so.’
Job 1:12
Then the Lord said to Satan, “Behold, all that he has is in your power, only do not put forth your hand on him.” So Satan departed from the presence of the Lord.
Job 2:6
So the Lord said to Satan, “Behold, he is in your power, only spare his life.”
Revelation 20:7
When the thousand years are completed, Satan will be released from his prison,

General references

Matthew 8:31
The demons began to entreat Him, saying, “If You are going to cast us out, send us into the herd of swine.”
Acts 19:15
And the evil spirit answered and said to them, “I recognize Jesus, and I know about Paul, but who are you?”