4131 demons, kinds of

4131 demons, kinds of

Scripture uses a number of terms to refer to demonic forces, stressing both their reality and hostility to God.

Demons

Dt 32:17; 1Co 10:20-21 See also Ps 106:37; Mt 8:16; Mk 7:26; Ro 8:38; Jas 2:19; Rev 9:20

Evil spirits

Mt 10:1; Ac 5:16; Ac 8:7 See also Mt 12:43-45; Mk 1:23-26; Mk 3:11; Rev 18:2

Other terms for demons

Spirits Ac 16:16 See also Mk 9:17

Spirits of demons Rev 16:14

Deceiving spirits 1Ti 4:1

Authorities, powers and forces Eph 6:12; Col 2:15; 1Pe 3:22

See also

4116angels opposed to God
4125Satan, agents of
4195spirits