He had everything, but he wanted more. He’s the biggest backstabber there ever was and he’s waging war. On this episode of #CrackYourBible, we’re talking about Lucifer – the angel who wanted to replace God.
Episode 01 01/30/2017
Satan’s plot to OVERTHROW God before EDEN!| Genesis 1:1-2
While many are familiar with the story of Adam & Eve and how they were deceived by Satan, Church leaders rarely explain when Lucifer turned on God. The key to understanding why Lucifer turned bad, and why he’s at war with God happens before Genesis 1:2.
All of the information concerning Lucifer’s fall come from stories that reference Lucifer’s fall in other parts of the Bible. Like a detective, the reader has to search out the clues and put the pieces together to assemble a timeline to get the entire story.
✝️ From the Bible we know
- Angels existed before God formed the earth. Job 38:4-7
- God made gold instruments for Lucifer on the day Lucifer was created. Ezekiel 28:13
- God made Lucifer perfect and beautiful. Ezekiel 28:12-19
- The earth that God created had cities and birds. Jeremiah 4:23-27
- The earth is very old and was formed out of water and by water. 2 Peter 3:5
- Lucifer wanted to be above God & worshipped as God. Isaiah 14:13-14
- God is just. Psalm 50:6
- Lucifer (Satan) was thrown out of heaven like lightning. Luke 10:18, Isaiah 14:12
- A third of the angels have fallen and were swept out of Heaven. Revelation 12:4
- Satan and his angels go to war against God. Satan loses. Revelation 12:7-9
- Hell was made for Satan and his angels that rebelled against God. 2 Peter 2:4, Jude 1:6, Matthew 25:41
- Satan is roaming the earth until Judgement Day. Job 1:7