Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Thinkest thou that I cannot now pray to my Father, and he shall presently give me more than twelve legions of angels?

Twelve

Legions

General references

Bible References

Twelve

Matthew 10:1
And, calling near his twelve disciples, he gave them authority over impure spirits, - so as to be casting them out, and curing every disease and every infirmity.

Legions

Luke 8:30
And Jesus questioned him - What name hast thou? And, he, said - Legion! because many demons had entered into him.

General references

Mark 14:47
A certainone of the by-standers, drawing a sword, smote the servant of the High priest, and took off his, ear.
Luke 22:50
And a certain one from among them smote, the High-priest's, servant, and took off his right ear.
John 18:10
Simon Peter, therefore, having a sword, drew it, and smote the High-priest's servant, and cut off his right ear. Now the name of the servant was Malchus.