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When the peoples of earth do not understand the third chapter of Genesis, the story of Adam and Eve, and the sin that was forbidden for each and every one of us we cannot understand God, goodness, holiness, or the rest of the Bible. Departing from God and following the ways of Satan is established in Genesis and revisited throughout every story in scripture. ...


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If Satan is unable to become incarnate will he possess and control the Antichrist? The short answer is: possibly! The only inspired books which contain the word "antichrist" are the Epistles of St. John (I, ii. 18, 22, iv. 3; II, 7). As far as we can ascertain, he is the first Christian writer to employ the term. Whether he coined it to express an ...


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As Christ is manifest in His Body on earth (the Church) so will the created spirit (the entity known as Diabolos and Satan and Serpent) seek to be manifested, not in one human being, but in all of humanity on earth. This is quite obvious in the book of the Revelation. The mark of the beast, none buying or selling without that mark, all being pressed upon to ...


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The answers I see here are mostly arguments for whether or not God overrides free will or not in the case of Exodus 10:3. But there are other examples of “victims” of divine hardenings: Pharaoh (Exodus 4:21; 7:3; 9:12; 10:1, 20, 27; 11:10; 14:4, 8, 17, and arguably 14:5, 18) the Moabite king Sihon (Deuteronomy 2:30) the army of Canaan in the time of Joshua (...


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Did John Calvin say “the worst of plagues is human reason”? Although I drew a blank on John Calvin, I pursued the matter by searching through quotes attributed to Martin Luther. There were 950 of them, but many were repeated or were variations with only slight differences. https://www.azquotes.com/author/9142-Martin_Luther Allow me to share with you two ...


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The current protestant views of the beast (the two powers that it refers too) are determined by a "ticking the boxes" timeline in world history. I dont see this timeline being artificially changed simply because of a perception that world power is shifting towards China if thats what you are in fact asking.


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