You have been given authority over Satan’s power, through faith in Jesus.

You have been given authority over Satan’s power, through faith in Jesus.

“Then the devil left Him, and behold, angels came and ministered to Him.” (Matt 4:11)

“Be sober, be vigilant; because your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour. Resist him” (1Pet 5:8,9)

“Therefore submit to God. Resist [antistete] the devil and he will flee from you.” (Jm 4:7)

“Behold, I give you the authority [exousia] to trample on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power [dunamis] of the enemy, and nothing shall by any means hurt you.” (Lk 10:19)

“having wiped out the handwriting of requirements that was against us, which was contrary to us. And He has taken it out of the way, having nailed it to the cross. Having disarmed principalities and powers, He made a public spectacle of them, triumphing over them in it.” (Col 2:14-15)

“Inasmuch then as the children have partaken of flesh and blood, He Himself likewise shared in the same, that through death He might destroy him who had the power of death, that is, the devil” (Heb 2:14)

“For this purpose [touto] the Son of God was manifested, that He might destroy [luo] the works [ergon] of the devil.” (1Jn 3:8)

“And the Lord said, Simon, Simon! Indeed, Satan has asked for you, that he may sift you as wheat. But I have prayed for you, that your faith should not fail; and when you have returned to Me, strengthen your brethren.” (Lk 22:31-32)

“Get behind Me, Satan! For it is written, You shall worship the LORD your God, and Him only you shall serve.” (Lk 4:8)

  • “Now when the devil had ended every temptation, he departed from Him until an opportune time.” (Lk 4:13)

“Therefore submit [hupotasso] to God. Resist [anthistemi] the devil and he will flee [pheugo] from you.” (Jm 4:7)

“And the LORD said to Satan, Behold, he is in your hand, but spare his life.” (Job 2:6)

“nor give place to the devil.” (Eph 4:27)

“For the weapons of our warfare [strateia] are not carnal but mighty in God for pulling down strongholds” (2Cor 10:4)

“For we do not wrestle [pale] against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this age, against spiritual hosts of wickedness in the heavenly places.” (Eph 6:12)

“Put on the whole armor of God, that you may be able to stand against the wiles [methodeia] of the devil.” (Eph 6:11)

“lest Satan should take advantage [pleonekteo] of us; for we are not ignorant of his devices [noema=to understand his thinking].” (2Cor 2:11)

“to open their eyes, in order to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those who are sanctified by faith in Me.” (Acts 26:18)

“Heal [therapeuo] the sick [astheneo], cleanse the lepers, raise the dead, cast out [ekballo] demons. Freely you have received, freely give.” (Matt 10:8)

“You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because He who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.” (1Jn 4:4)
“For whatever is born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that has overcome the world—our faith.” (1Jn 5:4)

Reading: Ps 150; Rom 1-3; Matt 4