2 Thessalonians 2:9
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English Standard Version
The coming of the lawless one is by the activity of Satan with all power and false signs and wonders,

King James Bible
Even him, whose coming is after the working of Satan with all power and signs and lying wonders,

American Standard Version
even he , whose coming is according to the working of Satan with all power and signs and lying wonders,

Douay-Rheims Bible
Whose coming is according to the working of Satan, in all power, and signs, and lying wonders,

English Revised Version
even he, whose coming is according to the working of Satan with all power and signs and lying wonders,

Webster's Bible Translation
Even him, whose coming is after the working of Satan, with all power, and signs, and lying wonders,

Weymouth New Testament
The appearing of the Lawless one will be attended by various miracles and tokens and delusive marvels--for so Satan works--

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Vincent's Word Studies

After the working of Satan

The sense is that the coming of Antichrist proclaims itself to be according to the working of Satan by means of power, signs, etc. Ενέργεια Po. power in exercise, used only of superhuman power. See Colossians 1:29; Colossians 2:12.

Signs and lying wonders (σημείοις καὶ τέρασιν ψεύδους)

Lit. signs and wonders of a lie. Of a lie characterizes the three words, power, signs, wonders. All bear the stamp of fraud. For signs and wonders see on Matthew 24:24, and see on mighty works, Matthew 11:20.

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is.

John 8:41,44 You do the deeds of your father. Then said they to him, We be not born of fornication; we have one Father, even God...

Acts 8:9-11 But there was a certain man, called Simon, which beforetime in the same city used sorcery, and bewitched the people of Samaria...

Acts 13:10 And said, O full of all subtlety and all mischief, you child of the devil, you enemy of all righteousness...

2 Corinthians 4:4 In whom the god of this world has blinded the minds of them which believe not, lest the light of the glorious gospel of Christ...

2 Corinthians 11:3,14 But I fear, lest by any means, as the serpent beguiled Eve through his subtlety...

Ephesians 2:2 Wherein in time past you walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of the air...

Revelation 9:11 And they had a king over them, which is the angel of the bottomless pit, whose name in the Hebrew tongue is Abaddon...

Revelation 12:9,17 And the great dragon was cast out, that old serpent, called the Devil, and Satan, which deceives the whole world...

Revelation 13:1-5 And I stood on the sand of the sea, and saw a beast rise up out of the sea, having seven heads and ten horns...

Revelation 18:23 And the light of a candle shall shine no more at all in you...

Revelation 19:20 And the beast was taken, and with him the false prophet that worked miracles before him...

Revelation 20:10 And the devil that deceived them was cast into the lake of fire and brimstone, where the beast and the false prophet are...

and signs.

Exodus 7:22 And the magicians of Egypt did so with their enchantments: and Pharaoh's heart was hardened, neither did he listen to them...

Exodus 8:7,18 And the magicians did so with their enchantments, and brought up frogs on the land of Egypt...

Deuteronomy 13:1,2 If there arise among you a prophet, or a dreamer of dreams, and gives you a sign or a wonder...

Matthew 24:24 For there shall arise false Christs, and false prophets, and shall show great signs and wonders; so that, if it were possible...

Mark 13:22 For false Christs and false prophets shall rise, and shall show signs and wonders, to seduce, if it were possible, even the elect.

2 Timothy 3:8 Now as Jannes and Jambres withstood Moses, so do these also resist the truth: men of corrupt minds, reprobate concerning the faith.

Revelation 13:11-15 And I beheld another beast coming up out of the earth; and he had two horns like a lamb, and he spoke as a dragon...

Revelation 18:23 And the light of a candle shall shine no more at all in you...

Revelation 19:20 And the beast was taken, and with him the false prophet that worked miracles before him...

Cross References
Deuteronomy 13:1
"If a prophet or a dreamer of dreams arises among you and gives you a sign or a wonder,

2 Chronicles 18:20
Then a spirit came forward and stood before the LORD, saying, 'I will entice him.' And the LORD said to him, 'By what means?'

Isaiah 29:10
For the LORD has poured out upon you a spirit of deep sleep, and has closed your eyes (the prophets), and covered your heads (the seers).

Matthew 4:10
Then Jesus said to him, "Be gone, Satan! For it is written, "'You shall worship the Lord your God and him only shall you serve.'"

Matthew 12:22
Then a demon-oppressed man who was blind and mute was brought to him, and he healed him, so that the man spoke and saw.

Matthew 24:24
For false christs and false prophets will arise and perform great signs and wonders, so as to lead astray, if possible, even the elect.

John 4:48
So Jesus said to him, "Unless you see signs and wonders you will not believe."

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