Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he doeth great wonders, so that he maketh fire come down from heaven on the earth in the sight of men,
for they are
spirits of demons, performing signs, which go out to the kings of the whole world, to gather them together for the war of the great day of God, the Almighty.
And the beast was seized, and with him the
false prophet who performed the signs in his presence, by which he deceived those who had received the mark of the beast and those who worshiped his image; these two were thrown alive into the lake of fire which burns with brimstone.
Then Pharaoh also
called for the wise men and the sorcerers, and they also, the magicians of Egypt, did the same with their secret arts.
The magicians did the same with their secret arts, making frogs come up on the land of Egypt.
The magicians could not stand before Moses because of the boils, for the boils were on the magicians as well as on all the Egyptians.
If a prophet or a dreamer of dreams arises among you and gives you a sign or a wonder,
For false Christs and false prophets will arise and will show great signs and wonders, so as to mislead, if possible, even the elect.
for false Christs and false prophets will arise, and will show signs and wonders, in order to lead astray, if possible, the elect.
Now there was a man named Simon, who formerly was practicing
magic in the city and astonishing the people of Samaria, claiming to be someone great;
2 Thessalonians 2:9
that is, the one whose
coming is in accord with the activity of Satan, with all power and signs and false wonders,
And if anyone wants to harm them,
fire flows out of their mouth and devours their enemies; so if anyone wants to harm them, he must be killed in this way.
Fire also came forth from the Lord and consumed the two hundred and fifty men who were offering the incense.
1 Kings 18:38
fire of the Lord fell and consumed the burnt offering and the wood and the stones and the dust, and licked up the water that was in the trench.
2 Kings 1:10
Elijah replied to the captain of fifty, “If I am a man of God,
let fire come down from heaven and consume you and your fifty.” Then fire came down from heaven and consumed him and his fifty.
The Pharisees and Sadducees came up, and testing Jesus, they asked Him to show them a sign from heaven.
When His disciples
James and John saw this, they said, “Lord, do You want us to command fire to come down from heaven and consume them?”
2 Timothy 3:8
Jannes and Jambres opposed Moses, so these men also oppose the truth, men of depraved mind, rejected in regard to the faith.