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54 Bible Verses about The Devil

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Job 1:12

So the Lord said to Satan, "All right then, everything he has is in your power. Only do not extend your hand against the man himself!" So Satan went out from the presence of the Lord.

John 6:70

Jesus replied, "Didn't I choose you, the twelve, and yet one of you is the devil?"

1 Corinthians 5:5

turn this man over to Satan for the destruction of the flesh, so that his spirit may be saved in the day of the Lord.

Matthew 4:8

Again, the devil took him to a very high mountain, and showed him all the kingdoms of the world and their grandeur.

Job 2:6

So the Lord said to Satan, "All right, he is in your power; only preserve his life."

John 10:20

Many of them were saying, "He is possessed by a demon and has lost his mind! Why do you listen to him?"

Matthew 12:26

So if Satan casts out Satan, he is divided against himself. How then will his kingdom stand?

Luke 4:6

And he said to him, "To you I will grant this whole realm -- and the glory that goes along with it, for it has been relinquished to me, and I can give it to anyone I wish.

Acts 19:16

Then the man who was possessed by the evil spirit jumped on them and beat them all into submission. He prevailed against them so that they fled from that house naked and wounded.

Mark 5:12

And the demonic spirits begged him, "Send us into the pigs. Let us enter them."

John 13:2

The evening meal was in progress, and the devil had already put into the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon's son, that he should betray Jesus.

Luke 4:9

Then the devil brought him to Jerusalem, had him stand on the highest point of the temple, and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, throw yourself down from here,

Job 1:7

The Lord said to Satan, "Where have you come from?" And Satan answered the Lord, "From roving about on the earth, and from walking back and forth across it."

James 3:15

Such wisdom does not come from above but is earthly, natural, demonic.

Revelation 2:13

I know where you live -- where Satan's throne is. Yet you continue to cling to my name and you have not denied your faith in me, even in the days of Antipas, my faithful witness, who was killed in your city where Satan lives.

Matthew 8:31

Then the demons begged him, "If you drive us out, send us into the herd of pigs."

Luke 8:33

So the demons came out of the man and went into the pigs, and the herd of pigs rushed down the steep slope into the lake and drowned.

Job 1:6

Now the day came when the sons of God came to present themselves before the Lord -- and Satan also arrived among them.

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Names » Of satan » The Devil

Pride » Characteristic of » The Devil

Salvation » Is deliverance from » The Devil

Hebrews 2:14-15

Therefore, since the children share in flesh and blood, he likewise shared in their humanity, so that through death he could destroy the one who holds the power of death (that is, the devil), and set free those who were held in slavery all their lives by their fear of death.

Satan » The Devil

Luke 4:6

And he said to him, "To you I will grant this whole realm -- and the glory that goes along with it, for it has been relinquished to me, and I can give it to anyone I wish.

Slander » Characteristic of » The Devil

The Devil » Character of » Fierce and cruel

Luke 9:42

As the boy was approaching, the demon threw him to the ground and shook him with convulsions. But Jesus rebuked the unclean spirit, healed the boy, and gave him back to his father.

Luke 8:29

For Jesus had started commanding the evil spirit to come out of the man. (For it had seized him many times, so he would be bound with chains and shackles and kept under guard. But he would break the restraints and be driven by the demon into deserted places.)

Luke 9:39

A spirit seizes him, and he suddenly screams; it throws him into convulsions and causes him to foam at the mouth. It hardly ever leaves him alone, torturing him severely.

The Devil » The wicked » Are the children of

Acts 13:10

and said, "You who are full of all deceit and all wrongdoing, you son of the devil, you enemy of all righteousness -- will you not stop making crooked the straight paths of the Lord?

The Devil » Saints » Tempted by

The Devil » Works lying wonders

Revelation 16:14

For they are the spirits of the demons performing signs who go out to the kings of the earth to bring them together for the battle that will take place on the great day of God, the All-Powerful.

The Devil » Character of » Deceitful

The Devil » Opposes God's work

Zechariah 3:1

Next I saw Joshua the high priest standing before the angel of the Lord, with Satan standing at his right hand to accuse him.

The Devil » The wicked » Possessed by

The Devil » The apostacy is of

The Devil » Saints » Overcome

Revelation 12:10-11

Then I heard a loud voice in heaven saying, "The salvation and the power and the kingdom of our God, and the ruling authority of his Christ, have now come, because the accuser of our brothers and sisters, the one who accuses them day and night before our God, has been thrown down. But they overcame him by the blood of the Lamb and by the word of their testimony, and they did not love their lives so much that they were afraid to die.

The Devil » Hinders the gospel

The Devil » The author of the fall » Ge 3:1

The Devil » Character of » Subtle

The Devil » Christ triumphing over » Completed by his death

The Devil » Character of » Powerful

The Devil » The wicked » Ensnared by

1 Timothy 3:7

And he must be well thought of by those outside the faith, so that he may not fall into disgrace and be caught by the devil's trap.

The Devil » Compared to » A sower of tares

Matthew 13:28

He said, 'An enemy has done this.' So the slaves replied, 'Do you want us to go and gather them?'

Matthew 13:25

But while everyone was sleeping, an enemy came and sowed weeds among the wheat and went away.

The Devil » Perverts the scripture

Matthew 4:6

and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, throw yourself down. For it is written, 'He will command his angels concerning you' and 'with their hands they will lift you up, so that you will not strike your foot against a stone.'"

Psalm 91:11-12

For he will order his angels to protect you in all you do. They will lift you up in their hands, so you will not slip and fall on a stone.

The Devil » Shall be condemned at the judgment

Jude 1:6

You also know that the angels who did not keep within their proper domain but abandoned their own place of residence, he has kept in eternal chains in utter darkness, locked up for the judgment of the great Day.

The Devil » Christ triumphing over » In empowering his disciples to cast out

The Devil » Sinned against God

The Devil » Christ triumphing over » In casting out the spirits of

Luke 13:32

But he said to them, "Go and tell that fox, 'Look, I am casting out demons and performing healings today and tomorrow, and on the third day I will complete my work.

The Devil » Character of » Presumptuous

Job 1:6

Now the day came when the sons of God came to present themselves before the Lord -- and Satan also arrived among them.

Matthew 4:5-6

Then the devil took him to the holy city, had him stand on the highest point of the temple, and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, throw yourself down. For it is written, 'He will command his angels concerning you' and 'with their hands they will lift you up, so that you will not strike your foot against a stone.'"

The Devil » Saints » Should resist

The Devil » Cast down to hell

Jude 1:6

You also know that the angels who did not keep within their proper domain but abandoned their own place of residence, he has kept in eternal chains in utter darkness, locked up for the judgment of the great Day.

The Devil » Saints » Afflicted by, only as God permits

Job 1:12

So the Lord said to Satan, "All right then, everything he has is in your power. Only do not extend your hand against the man himself!" So Satan went out from the presence of the Lord.

Job 2:4-7

But Satan answered the Lord, "Skin for skin! Indeed, a man will give up all that he has to save his life! But extend your hand and strike his bone and his flesh, and he will no doubt curse you to your face!" So the Lord said to Satan, "All right, he is in your power; only preserve his life." read more.
So Satan went out from the presence of the Lord, and he afflicted Job with a malignant ulcer from the sole of his feet to the top of his head.

The Devil » Assumes the form of an angel of light

The Devil » Saints » Should be watchful against

The Devil » The wicked » Blinded by

The Devil » Saints » Should be armed against

Ephesians 6:11-16

Clothe yourselves with the full armor of God so that you may be able to stand against the schemes of the devil. For our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the powers, against the world rulers of this darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavens. For this reason, take up the full armor of God so that you may be able to stand your ground on the evil day, and having done everything, to stand. read more.
Stand firm therefore, by fastening the belt of truth around your waist, by putting on the breastplate of righteousness, by fitting your feet with the preparation that comes from the good news of peace, and in all of this, by taking up the shield of faith with which you can extinguish all the flaming arrows of the evil one.

The Devil » Character of » Malignant

Job 2:4

But Satan answered the Lord, "Skin for skin! Indeed, a man will give up all that he has to save his life!

The Devil » The wicked » Deceived by

1 Kings 22:21-22

Then a spirit stepped forward and stood before the Lord. He said, 'I will deceive him.' The Lord asked him, 'How?' He replied, 'I will go out and be a lying spirit in the mouths of all his prophets.' The Lord said, 'Deceive and overpower him. Go out and do as you have proposed.'

The Devil » The wicked » Turn aside after

1 Timothy 5:15

For some have already wandered away to follow Satan.

The Devil » The wicked » Troubled by

The Devil » Tempted Christ

Matthew 4:3-10

The tempter came and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, command these stones to become bread." But he answered, "It is written, 'Man does not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.'" Then the devil took him to the holy city, had him stand on the highest point of the temple, read more.
and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, throw yourself down. For it is written, 'He will command his angels concerning you' and 'with their hands they will lift you up, so that you will not strike your foot against a stone.'" Jesus said to him, "Once again it is written: 'You are not to put the Lord your God to the test.'" Again, the devil took him to a very high mountain, and showed him all the kingdoms of the world and their grandeur. And he said to him, "I will give you all these things if you throw yourself to the ground and worship me." Then Jesus said to him, "Go away, Satan! For it is written: 'You are to worship the Lord your God and serve only him.'"

The Devil » Christ triumphing over » Illustrated

Luke 11:21-22

When a strong man, fully armed, guards his own palace, his possessions are safe. But when a stronger man attacks and conquers him, he takes away the first man's armor on which the man relied and divides up his plunder.

The Devil » Character of » Proud

The Devil » The wicked » Punished, together with

The Devil » Everlasting fire is prepared for

The Devil » Christ triumphing over » In resisting his temptations

The Devil » Christ triumphing over » Predicted

The Devil » Compared to » Fowls

Matthew 13:4

And as he sowed, some seeds fell along the path, and the birds came and devoured them.

The Devil » Saints » Shall finally triumph over

The Devil » Character of » Wicked

The Devil » Compared to » A roaring lion

The Devil » Christ triumphing over » In destroying the works of

The Devil » Compared to » A wolf

John 10:12

The hired hand, who is not a shepherd and does not own sheep, sees the wolf coming and abandons the sheep and runs away. So the wolf attacks the sheep and scatters them.

The Devil » Saints » Sifted by

The Devil » Cast out of heaven

The Devil » Compared to

Psalm 91:3

he will certainly rescue you from the snare of the hunter and from the destructive plague.

The Devil » Character of » Cowardly

The Devil » The wicked » Do the lusts of

Truth » Of God » Is denied by » The Devil

Genesis 3:4-5

The serpent said to the woman, "Surely you will not die, for God knows that when you eat from it your eyes will open and you will be like divine beings who know good and evil."

the Truth of God » Is denied by » The Devil

Genesis 3:4-5

The serpent said to the woman, "Surely you will not die, for God knows that when you eat from it your eyes will open and you will be like divine beings who know good and evil."

War » Figurative » Is against » The Devil

Revelation 12:17

So the dragon became enraged at the woman and went away to make war on the rest of her children, those who keep God's commandments and hold to the testimony about Jesus. And the dragon stood on the sand of the seashore.

More verses: Ephesians 1:12

Warfare of saints » Is against » The Devil

Revelation 12:17

So the dragon became enraged at the woman and went away to make war on the rest of her children, those who keep God's commandments and hold to the testimony about Jesus. And the dragon stood on the sand of the seashore.

More verses: Ephesians 6:12

Topics on The Devil

Children Of The Devil

Acts 13:10

and said, "You who are full of all deceit and all wrongdoing, you son of the devil, you enemy of all righteousness -- will you not stop making crooked the straight paths of the Lord?

Worshipping The Devil

Matthew 4:9

And he said to him, "I will give you all these things if you throw yourself to the ground and worship me."

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