Man's Authority Over The Devil
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And Jesus summoned to Him His twelve disciples and gave them power and authority over unclean spirits, to drive them out, and to cure all kinds of disease and all kinds of weakness and infirmity.
And He called to Him the Twelve [apostles] and began to send them out [as His ambassadors] two by two and gave them authority and power over the unclean spirits.
Then Jesus called together the Twelve [apostles] and gave them power and authority over all demons, and to cure diseases,
Behold! I have given you authority and power to trample upon serpents and scorpions, and [physical and mental strength and ability] over all the power that the enemy [possesses]; and nothing shall in any way harm you.
Cure the sick, raise the dead, cleanse the lepers, drive out demons. Freely (without pay) you have received, freely (without charge) give.
The seventy returned with joy, saying, Lord, even the demons are subject to us in Your name!
I am writing to you, fathers, because you have come to know (recognize, be aware of, and understand) Him Who [has existed] from the beginning. I am writing to you, young men, because you have been victorious over the wicked [one]. I write to you, boys (lads), because you have come to know (recognize and be aware) of the Father.
I write to you, fathers, because you have come to know (recognize, be conscious of, and understand) Him Who [has existed] from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because you are strong and vigorous, and the Word of God is [always] abiding in you (in your hearts), and you have been victorious over the wicked one.
To open their eyes that they may turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, so that they may thus receive forgiveness and release from their sins and a place and portion among those who are consecrated and purified by faith in Me.
So be subject to God. Resist the devil [stand firm against him], and he will flee from you.
Put on God's whole armor [the armor of a heavy-armed soldier which God supplies], that you may be able successfully to stand up against [all] the strategies and the deceits of the devil.
And the God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet. The grace of our Lord Jesus Christ (the Messiah) be with you.
And these attesting signs will accompany those who believe: in My name they will drive out demons; they will speak in new languages;
And He said to them, I saw Satan falling like a lightning [flash] from heaven.
Nevertheless, do not rejoice at this, that the spirits are subject to you, but rejoice that your names are enrolled in heaven.
I do not ask that You will take them out of the world, but that You will keep and protect them from the evil one.
For foul spirits came out of many who were possessed by them, screaming and shouting with a loud voice, and many who were suffering from palsy or were crippled were restored to health.
So I would have younger [widows] marry, bear children, guide the household, [and] not give opponents of the faith occasion for slander or reproach.
- Apostles, Given Miraculous Power
- Apostles, Miraculous Power
- Authority Of Disciples
- Casting Out Demons
- Christ Summoning
- Healing Through Disciples
- In The Name Of Christ
- Miracles, Nature Of
- Mission, Of The Church
- Overcoming Through Christ
- People Casting Out Demons
- Power, Human
- Satan, Character Of
- Satan, Limitations Of
- Satan, Resistance To