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The Fall of Satan in the Book of Enoch

In the centuries just before Jesus, there was a theory of the fall of angels based on an Old Testament passage unrelated to Isaiah or Ezekiel: Genesis chapter 6. The Nephilim were on the earth in those days—and also afterward—when … Continue reading

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The Fall of Satan in Revelation 12

The third passage used to create the myth of the fall of Satan, besides those in Isaiah and Ezekiel, is Revelation chapter 12. I contend that this chapter has nothing to say on the subject. Apocalyptic The first problem with … Continue reading

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The Fall of Satan in Ezekiel 28

Last time we saw that Isaiah has nothing to say about the fall of Satan. But how can we deny these explicit words? You were the seal of perfection, full of wisdom and perfect in beauty. You were in Eden, … Continue reading

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The Fall of Satan in Isaiah 14

In my last post, I said the fall of Satan is a myth based on a patch-work of four unrelated biblical passages separated from their contexts. Today, we will look at Isaiah 14. At first glance, this passage seems filled with … Continue reading

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