Can a Christian Be Demon Possessed?

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This week’s question: Can a Christian be possessed by a demon?

From Ghostbusters to The Walking Dead, culture has been trying to answer the question of satan, demons, and the apocalypse for ages. How does the demonic realm interact with Christians and non-Christians?

The terminology is important, and Pastor Mark explores this question around these important terms:

  1. Can a Christian be owned by a demon?
  2. Can a Christian be dominated by a demon?
  3. Can a Christian be influenced by a demon?

To find out more, watch this week’s video, or check out Pastor Mark’s recommended reading on spiritual warfare. You can also send your questions in to hello@markdriscoll.org.

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