25 (A)Knowing their thoughts, (B)he said to them, “Every kingdom divided against itself is laid waste, and no city or house divided against itself will stand. 26 And if Satan casts out Satan, he is divided against himself. How then will his kingdom stand? 27 And if I cast out demons by Beelzebul, (C)by whom do (D)your sons cast them out? Therefore they will be your judges. 28 But if it is (E)by the Spirit of God that I cast out demons, then (F)the kingdom of God has come upon you. 29 Or (G)how can someone enter a strong man's house and plunder his goods, unless he first binds the strong man? Then indeed (H)he may plunder his house.

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23 (A)And he called them to him and said to them in parables, “How can Satan cast out Satan? 24 If a kingdom is divided against itself, that kingdom cannot stand. 25 And if a house is divided against itself, that house will not be able to stand. 26 And if Satan has risen up against himself and is divided, he cannot stand, but is coming to an end. 27 But (B)no one can enter a strong man's house and plunder his goods, unless he first binds the strong man. (C)Then indeed he may plunder his house.

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