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As much, said Epistemon, is related of the daemon of Socrates, so celebrated among the Academics.
Guidance of daemon does not interfere with responsibility, iii.
At the same time Scipio had in his nature 50 no tinge of what the Greeks called the daemon in man and we the divine spark.
So that a man was to understand by daemon, as well (sometimes) an Ague, as a Divell.
Baptized men poured libations of ale to one daemon, and set out drink offerings of milk for another.
Not even for that Divinity or daemon for which we all immolate so much!
The daemon of procrastination has at length yielded to the Genius of Friendship, assisted indeed by the powers of fear and shame.
He presented the letter in silence, which the daemon dared not refuse.
And Mariana's mystical romance was a daemon that lured her in a dozen different disguises towards the quicksands of life.
the Greek form, rendered "devil" in the Authorized Version of the New Testament. Daemons are spoken of as spiritual beings (Matt. 8:16; 10:1; 12:43-45) at enmity with God, and as having a certain power over man (James 2:19; Rev. 16:14). They recognize our Lord as the Son of God (Matt. 8:20; Luke 4:41). They belong to the number of those angels that "kept not their first estate," "unclean spirits," "fallen angels," the angels of the devil (Matt. 25:41; Rev. 12:7-9). They are the "principalities and powers" against which we must "wrestle" (Eph. 6:12).