Luke 11:20

20 But if I drive out demons by the finger of God, then the kingdom of God has come upon you.

Read Luke 11:20 Using Other Translations

But if I with the finger of God cast out devils, no doubt the kingdom of God is come upon you.
But if it is by the finger of God that I cast out demons, then the kingdom of God has come upon you.
But if I am casting out demons by the power of God, then the Kingdom of God has arrived among you.

What does Luke 11:20 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
Luke 11:20

But if I with the, finger of God
The power of God, referring to ( Exodus 8:19 ) and so the Cabalistic Jews F18 explain it,

``the finger is one of the five in the hand, and is that finger which works by the power of Elohim;''

it is the same with the Spirit of God; (See Gill on Matthew 12:28) which is often called the hand of the Lord, ( Ezekiel 1:3 ) ( 3:22 ) ( 37:1 ) ( 40:1 ) .


F18 R. Mosch in Sepher Hashem, apud Cabal. Denudata. T. I. par. l. p. 146.
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