Luke 10:17-21

17 The seventy-two returned with joy and said, “Lord, even the demons submit to us in your name.”

18 He replied, “I saw Satan fall like lightning from heaven. 19 I have given you authority to trample on snakes and scorpions and to overcome all the power of the enemy; nothing will harm you. 20 However, do not rejoice that the spirits submit to you, but rejoice that your names are written in heaven.”

21 At that time Jesus, full of joy through the Holy Spirit, said, “I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children. Yes, Father, for this is what you were pleased to do.

One response to “Luke 10:17-21

  1. God’s plan is not according to man’s logic. It is because of His pleasure and His design. He hides knowledge and power from the wise and the learned and reveals it to children, those simple and full of faith.

    The disciples rejoice that they have dominion in Christ’s name. He says that their joy should not be because of their power, but because they were chosen by the Father.

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