New Living Translation
but some of them said, "No wonder he can cast out demons. He gets his power from Satan, the prince of demons."
King James Bible
But some of them said, He casteth out devils through Beelzebub the chief of the devils.
Darby Bible Translation
But some from among them said, By Beelzebub the prince of the demons casts he out demons.
World English Bible
But some of them said, "He casts out demons by Beelzebul, the prince of the demons."
Young's Literal Translation
and certain of them said, 'By Beelzeboul, ruler of the demons, he doth cast forth the demons;'
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
11:15 But some said, He casteth out devils by Beelzebub - These he answers, Lu 11:17. Others, to try whether it were so or no, sought a sign from heaven. These he reproves in Lu 11:29 and following verse s. Beelzebub signifies the lord of flies, a title which the heathens gave to Jupiter, whom they accounted the chief of their gods, and yet supposed him to be employed in driving away flies from their temple and sacrifices. The Philistines worshipped a deity under this name, as the god of Ekron: from hence the Jews took the name, and applied it to the chief of the devils. Mr 3:22.
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Discourse 6 "Take heed that ye do not your alms before men, to be seen of them: Otherwise ye have no reward of your Father which is in heaven. Therefore when thou doest thine alms, do not sound a trumpet before thee, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, that they may have glory of men. Verily I say unto you, They have their reward. But when thou doest alms, let not thy left hand know what thy right hand doeth: That thine alms may be in secret: And thy Father, which seeth in …
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News about him spread as far as Syria, and people soon began bringing to him all who were sick. And whatever their sickness or disease, or if they were demon possessed or epileptic or paralyzed--he healed them all.
But the Pharisees said, "He can cast out demons because he is empowered by the prince of demons."
Students are to be like their teacher, and slaves are to be like their master. And since I, the master of the household, have been called the prince of demons, the members of my household will be called by even worse names!
Then a demon-possessed man, who was blind and couldn't speak, was brought to Jesus. He healed the man so that he could both speak and see.
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