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1 Kings 22:22 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

22 ‘How?’ the Lord asked him. He replied, ‘I will go out and be a lying spirit in the mouth of all his prophets.’ Then the Lord[a] said, ‘You are to entice him, and you shall succeed; go out and do it.’

Footnotes:

  1. 1 Kings 22:22 Heb he
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Judges 9:23 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

23 But God sent an evil spirit between Abimelech and the lords of Shechem; and the lords of Shechem dealt treacherously with Abimelech.

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Ezekiel 14:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

If a prophet is deceived and speaks a word, I, the Lord, have deceived that prophet, and I will stretch out my hand against him, and will destroy him from the midst of my people Israel.

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Revelation 20:10 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

10 And the devil who had deceived them was thrown into the lake of fire and sulfur, where the beast and the false prophet were, and they will be tormented day and night forever and ever.

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Revelation 20:7 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Satan’s Doom

When the thousand years are ended, Satan will be released from his prison

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Revelation 20:3 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

and threw him into the pit, and locked and sealed it over him, so that he would deceive the nations no more, until the thousand years were ended. After that he must be let out for a little while.

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Revelation 17:17 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

17 For God has put it into their hearts to carry out his purpose by agreeing to give their kingdom to the beast, until the words of God will be fulfilled.

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Revelation 16:13-14 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

13 And I saw three foul spirits like frogs coming from the mouth of the dragon, from the mouth of the beast, and from the mouth of the false prophet. 14 These are demonic spirits, performing signs, who go abroad to the kings of the whole world, to assemble them for battle on the great day of God the Almighty.

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Revelation 13:14 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

14 and by the signs that it is allowed to perform on behalf of the beast, it deceives the inhabitants of earth, telling them to make an image for the beast that had been wounded by the sword[a] and yet lived;

Footnotes:

  1. Revelation 13:14 Or that had received the plague of the sword
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Revelation 12:9-10 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The great dragon was thrown down, that ancient serpent, who is called the Devil and Satan, the deceiver of the whole world—he was thrown down to the earth, and his angels were thrown down with him.

10 Then I heard a loud voice in heaven, proclaiming,

“Now have come the salvation and the power
    and the kingdom of our God
    and the authority of his Messiah,[a]
for the accuser of our comrades[b] has been thrown down,
    who accuses them day and night before our God.

Footnotes:

  1. Revelation 12:10 Gk Christ
  2. Revelation 12:10 Gk brothers
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1 John 4:6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

We are from God. Whoever knows God listens to us, and whoever is not from God does not listen to us. From this we know the spirit of truth and the spirit of error.

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1 Timothy 4:1 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

False Asceticism

Now the Spirit expressly says that in later[a] times some will renounce the faith by paying attention to deceitful spirits and teachings of demons,

Footnotes:

  1. 1 Timothy 4:1 Or the last
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2 Thessalonians 2:9-12 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The coming of the lawless one is apparent in the working of Satan, who uses all power, signs, lying wonders, 10 and every kind of wicked deception for those who are perishing, because they refused to love the truth and so be saved. 11 For this reason God sends them a powerful delusion, leading them to believe what is false, 12 so that all who have not believed the truth but took pleasure in unrighteousness will be condemned.

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Acts 5:3-4 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

“Ananias,” Peter asked, “why has Satan filled your heart to lie to the Holy Spirit and to keep back part of the proceeds of the land? While it remained unsold, did it not remain your own? And after it was sold, were not the proceeds at your disposal? How is it that you have contrived this deed in your heart? You did not lie to us[a] but to God!”

Footnotes:

  1. Acts 5:4 Gk to men
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John 8:44 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

44 You are from your father the devil, and you choose to do your father’s desires. He was a murderer from the beginning and does not stand in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he lies, he speaks according to his own nature, for he is a liar and the father of lies.

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Psalm 109:17 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

17 He loved to curse; let curses come on him.
    He did not like blessing; may it be far from him.

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Job 12:16 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

16 With him are strength and wisdom;
    the deceived and the deceiver are his.

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Job 2:4-6 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Then Satan[a] answered the Lord, “Skin for skin! All that people have they will give to save their lives.[b] But stretch out your hand now and touch his bone and his flesh, and he will curse you to your face.” The Lord said to Satan,[c] “Very well, he is in your power; only spare his life.”

Footnotes:

  1. Job 2:4 Or the Accuser; Heb ha-satan
  2. Job 2:4 Or All that the man has he will give for his life
  3. Job 2:6 Or the Accuser; Heb ha-satan
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Job 1:8-11 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

The Lord said to Satan,[a] “Have you considered my servant Job? There is no one like him on the earth, a blameless and upright man who fears God and turns away from evil.” Then Satan[b] answered the Lord, “Does Job fear God for nothing? 10 Have you not put a fence around him and his house and all that he has, on every side? You have blessed the work of his hands, and his possessions have increased in the land. 11 But stretch out your hand now, and touch all that he has, and he will curse you to your face.”

Footnotes:

  1. Job 1:8 Or the Accuser; Heb ha-satan
  2. Job 1:9 Or the Accuser; Heb ha-satan
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1 Kings 22:20 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

20 And the Lord said, ‘Who will entice Ahab, so that he may go up and fall at Ramoth-gilead?’ Then one said one thing, and another said another,

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1 Samuel 19:9 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Then an evil spirit from the Lord came upon Saul, as he sat in his house with his spear in his hand, while David was playing music.

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1 Samuel 18:10 New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Saul Tries to Kill David

10 The next day an evil spirit from God rushed upon Saul, and he raved within his house, while David was playing the lyre, as he did day by day. Saul had his spear in his hand;

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