And if I cast out demons by Be-elzebul, by whom do your sons cast them out? Therefore they shall be your judges
Jesus’ remark makes it clear both that Jewish exorcists existed in His day, and that they were apparently successful in driving out demons.”
for which reason it is, that all men may know the vastness of Solomon’s abilities, and how he was beloved of God,
The manner of the cure was this: He put a ring that had a Foot of one of those sorts mentioned by Solomon to the nostrils of the demoniac, after which he drew out the demon through his nostrils; and when the man fell down immediately, he abjured him to return into him no more, making still mention of Solomon,
calling a name or using it to remove evil spirits in your thinking would be blasphemy, but jesus did not think so.