Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And when he was come to the other side into the country of the Gergesenes, there met him two possessed with devils, coming out of the tombs, exceeding fierce, so that no man might pass by that way.

Bible References

When

Mark 5:1
And they came to the other side of the sea, into the country of the Gerasenes.
Luke 8:26
And they arrived at the country of the Gerasenes, which is over against Galilee.
Acts 10:38
even Jesus of Nazareth, how God anointed him with the Holy Spirit and with power: who went about doing good, and healing all that were oppressed of the devil; for God was with him.

Gergesenes

Genesis 10:16
and the Jebusite, and the Amorite, and the Girgashite,
Genesis 15:21
and the Amorite, and the Canaanite, and the Girgashite, and the Jebusite.
Deuteronomy 7:1
When Jehovah thy God shall bring thee into the land whither thou goest to possess it, and shall cast out many nations before thee, the Hittite, and the Girgashite, and the Amorite, and the Canaanite, and the Perizzite, and the Hivite, and the Jebusite, seven nations greater and mightier than thou;

Coming

Mark 5:2
And when he was come out of the boat, straightway there met him out of the tombs a man with an unclean spirit,
Luke 8:27
And when he was come forth upon the land, there met him a certain man out of the city, who had demons; and for a long time he had worn no clothes, and abode not in any house, but in the tombs.

So

Judges 5:6
In the days of Shamgar the son of Anath, In the days of Jael, the highways were unoccupied, And the travellers walked through byways.