And they begged Jesus repeatedly not to order them to go into the Abyss.
Read Luke 8:31 Using Other Translations
And they besought him that he would not command them to go out into the deep.
And they begged him not to command them to depart into the abyss.
The demons kept begging Jesus not to send them into the bottomless pit.
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