Ye shall not eat [any thing
] with the blood
: neither shall ye use
And the soul that turneth after such as have familiar
spirits, and after wizards, to go
a whoring after them, I will even set my face against that soul, and will cut him
off from among his people. ... Sanctify yourselves therefore, and be ye holy: for I [am
] the LORD your God.
A man also or woman that hath a familiar
spirit, or that is a wizard, shall surely be put to death: they shall stone them with stones: their blood
] upon them.
Thou shalt not suffer a witch to live.
There shall not be found among you [any one
] that maketh
his son or his daughter to pass through the fire, [or
] that useth divination
] an observer of times, or an enchanter, or a witch, ... For these nations, which thou shalt possess
, hearkened unto observers of times, and unto diviners: but as for thee, the LORD thy God hath not suffered thee so [to do
1 Samuel 28:3
was dead, and all Israel had lamented him, and buried him in Ramah, even in his own city. And Saul had put away
those that had familiar spirits, and the wizards, out of the land.
1 Samuel 28:7
Then said Saul unto his servants, Seek me
a woman that hath a familiar spirit
, that I may
go to her, and enquire of her. And his servants said to him, Behold, [there is
] a woman that hath a familiar spirit at Endor. ... And the woman said unto him, Behold, thou knowest what Saul hath done, how he hath
cut off those that have familiar spirits, and the wizards, out of the land: wherefore
then layest thou a snare for my life, to cause me to die?
2 Kings 17:17
And they caused
their sons and their daughters to pass through the fire, and used
divination and enchantments, and sold
themselves to do evil in the sight
of the LORD, to provoke him to anger.
2 Kings 21:6
And he made his son pass through the fire, and observed times
, and used enchantments, and dealt with familiar
spirits and wizards: he wrought
much wickedness in the sight of the LORD, to provoke [him
] to anger.
1 Chronicles 10:13
So Saul died for his transgression which he committed
against the LORD, [even
] against the word of the LORD, which he kept not, and also for asking
] of [one that had
] a familiar
spirit, to enquire [of it
2 Chronicles 33:6
And he caused
his children to pass through the fire in the valley of the son of Hinnom: also he observed
times, and used enchantments, and used witchcraft, and dealt
with a familiar spirit, and with wizards: he wrought much evil in the sight of the LORD, to provoke him to anger.
And when they shall say unto you, Seek
unto them that have familiar spirits, and unto wizards that peep
, and that mutter: should not
a people seek unto their God? for the living
to the dead?
And thou shalt
be brought down, [and
] shalt speak out of the ground, and thy speech shall be low out of the dust, and thy voice shall be, as of one that hath a familiar spirit, out of the ground, and thy speech shall whisper
out of the dust.
Thou art wearied
in the multitude of thy counsels. Let now
the astrologers, the stargazers
, the monthly prognosticators, stand up, and save thee from [these things
] that shall come upon thee.
And to him they had regard, because that of long time he had
bewitched them with sorceries.
And when they had gone through the isle unto Paphos, they found a certain
sorcerer, a false
prophet, a Jew, whose
] Barjesus: ... But Elymas the sorcerer (for
so is his name by interpretation) withstood
them, seeking to turn away the deputy from the faith.
And it came to pass, as
we went to prayer, a certain damsel possessed
with a spirit of divination
met us, which brought her masters much gain by soothsaying: ... And this did she many days. But Paul, being
grieved, turned and said to the spirit, I command
thee in the name of Jesus Christ to come out of her. And he came out the same hour.
Many of them also which used curious
arts brought their books together, and burned
them before all [men
]: and they counted the price of them, and found [it
] of silver. ... So mightily grew the word of God and prevailed.
, hatred, variance, emulations, wrath, strife, seditions, heresies
But the fearful
, and unbelieving, and the
abominable, and murderers, and whoremongers, and sorcerers, and idolaters
, and all
liars, shall have their part in the lake
which burneth with fire and brimstone: which is
the second death.