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Robertson's Word Pictures of the New Testament

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Luke 8:28

Fell down (prosepesen).
Second aorist active of prospiptw, to fall forward, towards, prostrate before one as here. Common verb. Mark 5:6 has prosekunhsen (worshipped).

The Most High God (tou teou tou upsistou).
Uncertain whether tou teou genuine or not. But "the Most High" clearly means God as already seen (Luke 1:32,35,36; 6:35). The phrase is common among heathen (Numbers 24:16; Micah 6:6; Isaiah 14:14). The demoniac may have been a Gentile, but it is the demon here speaking. See on "Mr 2:7"; see also Matthew 8:29 for the Greek idiom (ti emoi kai soi). "What have I to do with thee?" See there also for "Torment me not."

 


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Robertson, A.T. "Commentary on Luke 8:28". "Robertson's Word Pictures of the New Testament". <http://classic.studylight.org/com/rwp/view.cgi?book=lu&chapter=008&verse=028>. Broadman Press 1932,33, Renewal 1960.

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