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Demons entreat Jesus "if you cast us out send us into the herd of swine. Why ? Matthew 8:28-32

Matthew 8:28-32 NASB 28 "When He came to the other side into the country of the Gadarenes, two men who were demon-possessed met Him as they were coming out of the tombs. They were so extremely ...
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Where do demons spend most of their time: in humans or in the heavenly places?

Matthew 12:43-45 gives me the impression that demons are constantly in the lookout for humans with "open doors" to inhabit. They find no comfort in living anywhere other than a human. 43 “...
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Renassiance era English Bible translations prefer the word "devils" rather than "demons" -- why?

In the Tyndale Bible, Geneva Bible, King James and Douay Rheims Bible (of the same era) all prefer to use the word "devils" (or earlier variations like "deuils"). The English word ...