Author's Bias | Interpretation: conservative


As a fallen world is a consequence of the Fall, not all adverse events are caused by demons.

1. What is meant by demon possession?

a. A condition where a human being has a demon inhabiting him or her.

b. A condition where a demon controls a human being’s will.

c. A condition where a inhabiting demon controls the mind, body, and will of a human being.

d. A condition that is the cause of all mental illness.

2. Is indwelling a human being the only way a fallen angel can affect a human being?

a. Yes.

b. No.

3. Physical illness and disease can be caused by:

a. Unfallen angels.

b. Fallen angels.

c. Holy Spirit.

d. Sin.

e. All of the above.

4. All Christians have the means to exorcise a demon?

a. True.

b. False.

5. Is it possible for Christians to have a demon?

a. Yes, it is possible.

b. No, it is not possible.

Demonic attack has been the subject of much imagination. Be sure you ground your understanding with the Bible.

To learn more about the answers to questions #1 or 3, see:

What is Demon Possession?

To learn more about the answer to question #2, see:

What Can Satan and His Demons Do?

To learn more about the answer to question #4, see:


To learn more about the answer to question #5, see:

Can a Christian have a demon? Part 1: the Issue

Series: The Doctrine on Angels
The End

Series: The Doctrine on Angels
What can Demons do or Not do?

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