Legion (Mark 5:1-20)

Legion (Mark 5:1-20)

Mark 5:1-20

I. The incredible authority over the demons (5:1-13)

    A. The power of the demons (5:1-5)
    B. The power of Jesus over the demons (5:6-9)
    C. The plea of the demons (5:10-12)
    D. The destruction of the demons (5:13)

II. The illogical answer of the townspeople (5:14-17)

    A. Fear (5:14-15)
    B. “Please leave” (5:16-17)…and He did! (5:18a)

      1. Jesus did not beg or plead or perform additional signs; they rejected Him and He left
      2. “God gave them up” (Romans 1:18, 24-32)

III. The individual assignment to the believer (5:18-20)

    A. The plea of the former demoniac (5:18)
    B. The instruction of Jesus (5:19)
    C. The astounding proclamation (5:20)

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