CHRISTIANITY OASIS

GOSPEL OF JESUS CHRIST


 

 



 


CHRISTIANITY OASIS OLINE
  Where Christianity is ... C-O-O-L
TYPE IN WHAT YOU SEEK IN OUR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY

LEGION BIBLE VERSE STUDY
Christianity Oasis Ministry has provided you with this Legion Bible study on the Legion Bible verse. This Legion Bible verse study on the Legion Bible verse meaning looks at the Legion Bible verse story and asks what is the Legion Bible verse about, who is in the Legion Bible verse, when did the Legion Bible verse occur, why did the Legion Bible verse occur, where did the Legion Bible verse take place, why is the Legion Bible verse important, what is the Legion Bible verse message and how does the Legion Bible verse affect your Christian walk. Let us seek within the Bible and find the truth of the Legion Bible verse with Legion Bible verse message together in this Legion Bible verse Bible study, shall we?

 

CLICK LINK BELOW TO LEARN MORE ABOUT EVIL SPIRITS

EVIL SPRITS

 

MATTHEW 8:28-34

MARK 4:1-20

LUKE 8:2-39

 

LEGION BIBLE STUDY


When Jesus and His disciples arrived on the other side of the sea of Galilee, in the country of the Gergesenes, there was a man that had been possessed by devils for a long time. He lived in the tombs and he was so frightening that nobody would pass by. He was kept in chains at first but he broke the chains and the devils drove him out into the wilderness. The devils called out from the man to Jesus as He came near, What business do you have with us Jesus, Son of God? Have you come to torment us? Jesus asked, What's your name? And he said, Legion; because many demons had possessed him. They begged Jesus not to send them into the abyss.

LEGION BIBLE STUDY ON LEGION BIBLE MEANING WITH LEGION BIBLE MESSAGE

Now, what the heck is the abyss? If you like elaborate explanations of things, you can think of it this way: It's the chaos and utter darkness of space before the creation of the universe. Well, you say, once the universe was created, it was put in the place of the abyss, right? Only if the universe is never ending, but if the universe is only the part of neverendingness that humans can comprehend, then the abyss would have to be outside the universe somewhere. Golly, it's one of those things that are difficult to put into words and if you think about 'em long enough, you may need aspirin, but you could look at it this way: God existed always. He always was and He always will be. For ever and for ever and for ev ev ev evevevevevevever. Now that first part (He always was) is hard to comprehend because infinity in our minds only goes in one direction for some reason. So just as nobody can tell you when the beginning of the existence of God is, neither has anyone been to the abyss and back to explain it's locality and details, but in simpler terms, it's the bottomless pit. If that's part of the universe to the "scientific" mind, it doesn't really matter. In short, it's not a desirable place. Now, back to our story.

There was a herd of swine feeding on the mountain and the demons that possessed this man begged Jesus that He would allow them to enter into the swine instead of being sent into the abyss. Jesus said, Go, and when the devils came out, they entered the herd of swine and the whole herd ran violently down to a deep place in the sea and the swine died in the waters. The keepers of the herd of swine fled and told everyone in the city and the country how Jesus healed the man by simply telling the devils to leave him.

The entire city came to see what happened. When they found Jesus and saw the man who the devil was cast out of, sitting at Jesus' feet and in his right mind, it scared them. All the people of the Gergesenes requested that Jesus leave their country because they were so afraid because of what they had seen and heard.

The man who Jesus healed asked if he could follow Him, but Jesus sent him home saying, Go to your own house and show the great things God has done to you. So the man went his way and spread the news through the whole city of the miracle Jesus did for him.

LEGION BIBLE WARNING ON LEGION BIBLE DANGERS WITH LEGION BIBLE CONCERN

Why wouldn't Legion want to go into the abyss? The answer is simple. They are evil spirits. They've been sentenced to living on the earth until the consummation of the world and they want a body to live in so they can feel again. They're thirsty and hungry and miserable. What happened after the swine died? Those evil spirits wander about looking for another person to reside in. Then they try to get that person to do all kinds of evil that they conjure up. If you want to learn more about them, you can find an explanation in our study of Genesis in the story of NOAH'S ARK. The great thing is that you have the choice of whether you want to let them in as to control your mind and actions ... Or not. Learn to recognize evil and just say no, and you'll be safe from them.

You probably know someone who has experienced evil spirits before. Most of us don't know anyone who has been possessed by them or has needed an exorcism to get rid of them. But something to keep in mind is that the words and actions of someone who an evil spirit is working through, are not coming from that person. Evil spirits don't like to be identified, but the sooner they are, the sooner they leave, kind of like mildew to light. Just because you see mold in the back of your refrigerator one day, that doesn't mean you'll never speak to your refrigerator again. You clean it out and you think it's your cool friend once again, but if you weren't there to help it, it could become an huge ugly problem. Sometimes things like pride, selfishness, greed, lust, jealousy, gluttony, anger . . . they can be evil spirits. You can identify them in yourself as well as others. Follow Jesus' example. Identify them, speak it out loud, then tell them truth and tell them to GO, IN JESUS' NAME! Tell them YOU belong to JESUS. You will be shocked at how quickly the mind and heart clear.

Here is an example of that. You're driving along and you get cut off by someone. After you compose yourself and make sure you're in control of your vehicle, you feel the urge to get back at the person who cut you off. You cuss a little and start debating with yourself whether you're gonna cut them off, like they did you, or if you're gonna get in front of them and then slam your brakes on. OKAY, the little evil spirit imp was waiting for a weak moment to get in, and bingo, you're on your way to destruction. (Yours AND somebody else's in this case.) Here's how to identify: The hardest part is to realize that you've been tagged. The sooner you recognize it the better. Take a deep breath and say, What is the truth? This person didn't want to cut me off, (unless they are dealing with evil spirits of their own) they probably dropped a cigarette or a bee flew in their window, or they spilled a hot drink on themselves, etc. (You know, the same things that have happened to you all the times that you've cut someone else off in traffic.) Now you've looked your anger in the face (identified it) and you can release it. Tell it to GO! By doing this, you've stopped it from escalating into a bad day at work, which would evolve into being in a bad mood when you get home where your innocent loving family awaits your angry arrival. Get the idea? Evil spirits like creating a vicious cycle of anger, hurt and pride. This example is a simple one to overcome. You'll find that pride is the most difficult to identify, but with practice, and the help of the Holy Spirit, you can do it easily.

LEGION BIBLE ENTITY WAS SOME OF MANY SPIRITS.

CHECK OUT STUDY BELOW FOR IN DEPTH EVIL SPIRIT STUDY
 

C-O-O-L RELATED STUDIES


EVIL SPRITS
 

 

CONTINUE TO NEXT STUDY

NEW WINE INTO OLD WINESKINS

 

RETURN TO MAIN FORUM

 

YOU CAN ALSO CHECK OUT SOME OF THE OTHER CHRISTIAN ENTERTAINMENT, GAMES, MUSIC, BOOKS, MALL, STUDIES AND PROGRAMS WITHIN OUR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY BELOW ...
 

C-O-O-L
CLICKS


C-O-O-L CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY DIRECTORY

CHRISTIANITY OASIS PATH TO FAITH, FRIENDSHIP, FAMILY, FELLOWSHIP AND FUN


SEARCH BY AGE RANGE
 

12 AND UNDER 13-17 TEENAGER 18 AND ABOVE


SEARCH BY THAT WHICH YOU SEEK

 

COUNSELING
SUPPORT
ENTERTAINMENT
FUN STUFF
FRIENDSHIP
FELLOWSHIP
STUDIES
PROGRAMS

LOOK AT EVERYTHING THE C-O-O-L CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY HAS TO OFFER
 
CLICK THE TELL A FRIEND BUTTON TO TELL A FRIEND ABOUT OUR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY
 
 

 
 

WANT TO BECOME A MEMBER OF THE MOST AWESOME CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY ON THE INTERNET?


 



 
C-O-O-L SEARCH
TYPE IN WHAT YOU SEEK WITHIN OUR CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY

 


CHRISTIANITY OASIS ON LINE
WHERE CHRISTIANITY IS C-O-O-L

www.ChristianityOasis.com
 

E-mail: ChristianityOasis

This Legion Bible Verse Study on the Legion Bible Verse story with Legion Bible Verse message and all of its Legion Bible Verse Study contents are copyright protected and should not be reproduced, copied or sold in whole or in part without express written permission from Christianity Oasis Online.



Legion Bible | Legion Bible Verse | Legion Bible Verse Study

WEB SITE CREATED BY CHRISTIANITY OASIS