the pig, though it has divided hooves, does not chew the cud-- it is unclean for you.
sitting among the graves, spending nights in secret places, eating swine's flesh, and putting polluted broth in their bowls.
One slaughters an ox, one kills a man; one sacrifices a lamb, one breaks a dog's neck; one offers a grain offering, one offers swine's blood; one offers incense, one praises an idol-- all these have chosen their ways and delight in their abominations.
Now a long way off from them, a large herd of pigs was feeding.
"If You drive us out," the demons begged Him, "send us into the herd of pigs."
"Go!" He told them. So when they had come out, they entered the pigs. And suddenly the whole herd rushed down the steep bank into the sea and perished in the water.
Then the men who tended them fled. They went into the city and reported everything-- especially what had happened to those who were demon-possessed.
Now a large herd of pigs was there, feeding on the hillside.
The demons begged Him, "Send us to the pigs, so we may enter them."
And He gave them permission. Then the unclean spirits came out and entered the pigs, and the herd of about 2,000 rushed down the steep bank into the sea and drowned there.
Haven't You placed a hedge around him, his household, and everything he owns? You have blessed the work of his hands, and his possessions are spread out in the land.
God has spoken once; I have heard this twice: strength belongs to God,
"You would have no authority over Me at all," Jesus answered him, "if it hadn't been given you from above. This is why the one who handed Me over to you has the greater sin."
You are from God, little children, and you have conquered them, because the One who is in you is greater than the one who is in the world.
"The LORD asked him, 'How?' "He said, 'I will go and become a lying spirit in the mouth of all his prophets.' "Then He said, 'You will certainly entice him and prevail. Go and do that.'
"Very well," the LORD told Satan, "everything he owns is in your power. However, you must not lay a hand on Job [himself]." So Satan went out from the Lord's presence.
"Very well," the LORD told Satan, "he is in your power; only spare his life."
When the 1,000 years are completed, Satan will be released from his prison