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 unto the other side of the sea, into the country of the Gerasenes.
Luke 8:26
And they sailed down into the country of the Gerasenes, the which is over against Galilee.
Acts 10:38
How God anointed him with Holy Spirit and with power, who went about doing good and healing all that were oppressed by the adversary, because, 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 Yahweh thy God shall bring thee into the land which thou art going in to possess, and shall clear away many nations from before thee - the Hittites and the Girgashites and the Amorites, and the Canaanites and the Perizzites, and the Hivites and the Jebusites - seven nations greater in number and stronger than thou;

Coming

Mark 5:2
And, when he went forth out of the boat, straightway, there met him, from amongst the tombs, a man, in an impure spirit:
Luke 8:27
And, when he went forth upon the land, there met him a certain man, out of the city, having demons; and, for a considerable time, he had put on no garment, and, in a house, would not abide, but among the tombs.

So

Judges 5:6
In the days of Shamgar son of Anath, in the days of Jael, the roads were forsaken, - and, the frequenters of highways, betook them to roundabout paths: