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Do Jehovah's Witnesses believe in exorcisms? We all know that Jesus performed exorcisms. But Is It Scriptural? We are told in Scripture: “But after it became evening, people brought him [Jesus Christ] many demon-possessed persons; and he expelled the spirits with a word, and he cured all who were faring badly.” (Matt. 8:16) So, Jesus did expel demons, and ...


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Jehovah's Witnesses preach in over 240 lands, collectively reporting over 2 billion hours in the ministry annually. I'm sure there are many such encounters with demon-possessed individuals. However, these stories will be quite rare because (1) demon possession is generally rare, and (2) Jehovah's Witnesses don't aim to spread fear of the demons by telling ...


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I’m one of Jehovah’s Witnesses. We don’t believe that we are impervious to demon possession simply on the basis of being a baptized member of Jehovah’s Witnesses, but we do believe that we are impervious only if we have put on “the complete suit of armor from God.” (Eph. 6:11) Ephesians chapter 6 goes on to define this figurative suit of armor as: The belt ...


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It’s not more details that are needed here; merely relevant ones. An awful lot of the quotes, to date, deal with what Jehovah’s Witnesses [JWs] say about demonism in the 1st century A.D., and how Jesus and the apostles cast out demons, but your question does not ask about any of that. Three-quarters, or more, of the quotes already given could be omitted ...


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Do Jehovah's Witnesses believe in exorcisms? Yes, Jehovah's Witnesses do believe that exorcisms have been performed. There are several examples in the Bible of Jesus casting out demons from individuals. (Matthew 8:16; 9:32; 17:18; Mark 1:32, 34; 5:1-15; Luke 8:29; 9:42; 11:14) He also gave his 12 apostles, and later the 70 disciples, the authority to cast ...


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