Confessions from Scripture: Victory over the devil

Treading on the lion and cobra: I will tread on the lion and cobra. I will trample the young lion and the serpent underfoot. Psalms 91:13

Authority to tread on serpents and scorpions: I recognize that Christ has given us authority to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy. Nothing will in any way hurt us. Nevertheless, I don’t rejoice that the spirits are subject to us, but I rejoice that our names are written in heaven. Luke 10:19, 20

Demons subject to Jesus’ name: Even the demons are subject to us in your name, Lord Jesus. Luke 10:17

No concession to the devil: I never give the devil an opportunity. Ephesians 4:27

Healing all oppressed by the devil: Just like Jesus of Nazareth, I have been anointed by God with the Holy Spirit and with power, so that I may go forth doing good and healing all who were oppressed by the devil, for God is with me. Acts 10:38

Under the authority of Christ: Lord Jesus, all authority has been given to you in heaven and on earth. Therefore in response to your command I go forth making disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe all things which you have commanded us. And we know that you are with us always, even to the end of the age. Matthew 28:18-20

Satan crushed under our feet: The God of peace will quickly crush Satan under my feet. Romans 16:20

Resisting the devil: God continues to give me more grace. He resists the proud, but gives grace to the humble. Therefore since I make myself subject to God and resist the devil, the devil has to flee from me. James 4:6, 7

Stay vigilant: I stay clear-headed, self-controlled and vigilant because my adversary the devil, walks around like a roaring lion. I resist him unwavering in my faith, knowing that my brothers who are in the world are undergoing the same sufferings. 1 Peter 5:8, 9

Untouched by the evil one: I know that because I am born of God I do not allow habitual sin in my life, therefore God keeps me, and the evil one cannot touch me. 1 John 5:18

Take up the shield of faith: By taking up the shield of faith, I am able to quench all the fiery darts of the evil one. Ephesians 6:16

Through forgiving others: I have forgiven everyone one in the presence of Christ that no advantage may be gained over me by Satan; for I am not ignorant of his schemes. 2 Corinthians 2:10, 11

Protected from the evil one: You Lord are faithful; you strengthen me, and protect me from the evil one. 2 Thessalonians 3:3

Greater is he that is within me: I don’t believe every spirit, but I test the spirits, to determine if they are of God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world. Yet, as one of God children, I have overcome them; because greater is he who is in me than he who is in the world. 1 John 4:1, 4

Victorious by the blood and my testimony: By the blood of the Lamb, and because of the word of my testimony I overcome the accuser. I do not love my life, even to death. Revelation 12:11

More than a conqueror: In all these things, I am more than conqueror through him who loves me. Romans 8:37

Christ’s death made the devil powerless: Christ himself partook of our humanity, that through death he might bring to nothing him who had the power of death, that is, the devil, and might deliver all of us who through fear of death were all our lifetime wee subject to bondage. Hebrews 2:14, 15

Scriptures adapted from the WEB Bible.