Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Where in the Bible does it talk about spirits?

As Christians, we should all be familiar with the Holy Spirit, the Spirit of God, the Spirit of the Lord. But what about other spirits? In the Bible it mentions these spirits:

  1. Spirit of wisdom Exodus 28:3
  2. Mediums and familiar spirits Leviticus 19:31 as well as many others
  3. spirit of jealousy Numbers 5:14
  4. evil spirit Judges 9:23
  5. lying spirit 1 Kings 22:23
  6. spirit of judgment and burning Isaiah 4:4
  7. spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the LORD Isaiah 11:2
  8. perverse spirit Isaiah 19:14
  9. spirit of deep sleep Isaiah 29:10
  10. humble spirit Isaiah 57:15
  11. spirit of heaviness Isaiah 61:3
  12. spirit of grace and of supplications Zechariah 12:10
  13. unclean spirit Zechariah 13:2 and many others
  14. possessed with devils: and he cast out the spirits with his word Matthew 8:16
  15. dumb spirit Mark 9:17
  16. dumb and deaf spirit Mark 9:25
  17. spirit of an unclean devil Luke 4:33
  18. spirit of infirmity Luke 13:11
  19. Spirit of truth (Holy Spirit) John 14:17
  20. spirit of divination (The practice of seeking knowledge of the future or the unknown by supernatural means.) Acts 16:16
  21. spirit of bondage Romans 8:15
  22. spirit of slumber Romans 11:8
  23. spirit of meekness 1 Corinthians 4:21
  24. discerning of spirits (knowing by the wisdom of God which spirits are present) 1 Corinthians 12:10
  25. spirit of faith 2 Corinthians 4:13
  26. spirit of wisdom and revelation Ephesians 1:17
  27. spirit of disobedience Ephesians 2:2
  28. seducing spirits 1 Timothy 4:1
  29. spirit of fear 2 Timothy 1:7
  30. ministering spirits (Angels) Hebrews 1:14
  31. meek and quiet spirit 1 Peter 3:4
  32. spirit of glory 1 Peter 4:14
  33. spirit of error 1 John 4:6
  34. spirit of life Revelation 11:11
  35. spirits of devils Revelation 16:14
  36. spirit of prophecy Revelation 19:10
  37. confusion Leviticus 18:23 and Leviticus 20:12
    1. Here is a very good article on the spirit of confusion