Was Satan An Angel? The Myth of the Devil’s Origin

Last updated on November 4th, 2019

Was Satan an angel? Is the church teaching of the origin of the devil a myth? Let’s review scripture.

As you may have seen in my previous posts such as “What Happens When a Christian Dies? Hint: Not Heaven”, “Why Do We Celebrate Easter?” and many others, I’m not shy about challenging traditional beliefs if they seem inconsistent to what Scripture states. Because ultimately, I only care about believing what God wants me to believe according to His Word. Connecting with Him deeper through continually embodying the Word in my thoughts and actions. So with that said, let’s see through scripture whether it tells us Satan, aka the devil, was an angel. (more…)

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The Origin of Satan

Last updated on October 10th, 2019

Well, given the holiday, I thought there would be nothing more appropriate to discuss today than this. Hahaha, relax it’s a joke. I know if you celebrate Christmas you’re probably in horror that I would say that, but don’t worry, I know this holiday has nothing to do with Jesus Christ. Though perhaps it does have something to do with one of Satan’s plans of mass deception, but that’s debatable speculation, and I digress. But there’s something important to be learned here, which will continue to help us in carefully studying the Word just like the Bereans did in Acts 17:11. What we’re going to learn here, is that we should not follow the Scripture on the basis of traditional or even present man-made teachings as some do, and follow the Scripture on the basis of what it states and indicates. As Paul so eloquently states in 2 Thessalonians 2:15, “So then, brothers and sisters, stand firm and hold fast to the traditions that you were taught by us, either by word of mouth or by our letter.” (more…)

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