Definition of "daemons" [daemons]

  • Plural form of daemon. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

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  • "Two specious principles of religious jurisprudence were established, from whence they deduced a direct and rigorous conclusion, against the subjects of the empire who still adhered to the ceremonies of their ancestors: that the magistrate is, in some measure, guilty of the crimes which he neglects to prohibit, or to punish; and, that the idolatrous worship of fabulous deities, and real daemons, is the most abominable crime against the supreme majesty of the Creator."
  • "The expulsion of the daemons from the bodies of those unhappy persons whom they had been permitted to torment, was considered as a signal though ordinary triumph of religion, and is repeatedly alleged by the ancient apoligists, as the most convincing evidence of the truth of Christianity."
  • ""The script also makes use of some of the occult concepts found in the books, such as the diabolically named" daemons "-- animal companions to each person, identified as their human counterpart's visible soul.""