Bible: Matthew 12:41-45

12:41 The people 1  of Nineveh will stand up at the judgment with this generation and condemn it, because they repented when Jonah preached to them 2  – and now, 3  something greater than Jonah is here! 12:42 The queen of the South 4  will rise up at the judgment with this generation and condemn it, because she came from the ends of the earth to hear the wisdom of Solomon – and now, 5  something greater than Solomon is here!

The Return of the Unclean Spirit

12:43When 6  an unclean spirit 7  goes out of a person, 8  it passes through waterless places 9  looking for rest but 10  does not find it. 12:44 Then it says, ‘I will return to the home I left.’ 11  When it returns, 12  it finds the house 13  empty, swept clean, and put in order. 14  12:45 Then it goes and brings with it seven other spirits more evil than itself, and they go in and live there, so 15  the last state of that person is worse than the first. It will be that way for this evil generation as well!

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