Captives in the Bible - a Christian perspective
Paul writes that when Jesus ascended into heaven he also freed the captives on this earth from their captivity.
"Captives" in the Bible: Isaiah 61:1
Isaiah talks of how God has anointed him to preach good news to the poor, bring healing to the brokenhearted and freedom to the captives. Jesus would later read this verse and declare that he was fulfilling the scripture.
Smith Wigglesworth : Deliverance to the Captives
Our precious Lord Jesus has everything for everybody. Forgiveness of sin, healing of diseases and the fullness of the Spirit all come from one source from the Lord Jesus Christ. Hear Him who is the same yesterday, today and forever as He announces the purpose for which He came...