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First, we need to know that Revelation is a prophesy about the future. The Revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave Him to show His servants—things which must shortly take place. And He sent and signified it by His angel to His servant John, (Revelation 1:1, NKJV) After these things I looked, and behold, a door standing open in heaven. And ...


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Without knowing the context behind the sign stating this, it is difficult to say if it is a common view. Did they mean that Satan is the Lord of this world because the majority of this world have chosen to follow him? or do they mean Satan has ultimate authority in this world? Most Christians would not object to the first view, but the later is uncommon. ...


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Is it a common view among Christians that Satan is the lord of this world? It is a Biblical view, it may not be as widespread as one would think as many "worldly" Christian churches would not want to emphasize this perspective. Ephesians 2:2 Wherein in time past ye walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the power of ...


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According to apostle Paul in Bible, Satan is the "god" of this world 2 Cor 4:4 However the term "god of this world" means the ruler, the one who is being worshiped or obeyed. Satan got that title by deceiving the first Adam and leading him to sin against God (Genesis 3). However like you said at the resurrection, all power was given to Jesus Matthew ...


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My reading of the Navarre New Testament Compact Edition's note to Jude 8-13 (RSVCE) is that the devil wanted to use Moses' body to incite the children of Israel to sin [idolatry]. To Illustrate the sinfulness of these offences against the angels, the sacred writer uses a popular legend recorded in the apocryphal Assumption of Moses, according to ...


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In addition to Bye's good answer, I would like to add the following. Uptill this point only one other person has ever ascended to heaven (from the written record) - that was Enoch. The major difference between Enoch and Moses was that Moses was resurrected from death while Enoch was translated alive. Paul says in Romans, Romans 5:14, 17: Nevertheless ...


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It appears that the author of Jude was quoting from an apocryphal Jewish scroll known as the Assumption of Moses. Origen stated in De principiis, III,2,1: "We have now to notice, agreeably to the statements of Scripture, how the opposing powers, or the devil himself, contends with the human race, inciting and instigating men to sin. And in the ...


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This is generally thought to refer to: Zechariah 3:1and 2 Then he showed me Joshua the high priest standing before the Angel of the LORD, and Satan standing at his right hand to oppose him. 2 And the LORD said to Satan, "The LORD rebuke you, Satan! The LORD who has chosen Jerusalem rebuke you! Is this not a brand plucked from the fire?" Where the ...


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To answer this question the Sanctuary system must be examined. From the sanctuary service the following questions must be answered: What was "finished" at the cross? What is Jesus doing now? The earthly sanctuary is a miniature model of the Sanctuary in heaven - Exodus 25:40: And look that thou make them after their pattern, which was shewed thee in ...


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The Revelation is to be understood as a vision of the end times, including the final judgment. This will be after the Millennium. Satan is still loose; he will be "bound" during the Millennium. since the Christian has already rejected Satan and his ways and has been given eternal life through Jesus ... There's a bit of an overstatement in your ...


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Satan is allowed to test us for our faith and maturing in the spiritual journey with Christ.following and doing as He did on earth requires the Lord help as we can do nothing without Him.the process of redemption started from Genesis and will end with the revelation/unveiling of Christ to the world when He returns to earth setting up His kingdom.Satan is ...



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