THE SATAN SYMBOL DEFINED AS BEING . . .
"THE RESISTER" . . OR "ADVERSARY"
And SATAN proceeded to stand up against Israel and to incite David to number Israel.
Now it came to be the day when the sons of the true God entered to take their station before God, and even SATAN proceeded to enter right among them.
Then God said to SATAN: "Where do you come from?" At that Satan answered God and said: "From roving about in the earth and from walking about in it."
And Jehovah went on to say to Satan: "Have you set your heart upon my servant Job, that there is no one like him in the earth, a man blameless and upright, fearing God and turning aside from
At that Satan answered God and said: "Is it for nothing that Job has feared God?
Accordingly God said to Satan: "Look! Everything that he has is in your hand. Only against him himself do not thrust out your hand!" So Satan went out away from the person of God.
Afterward it came to be the day when the sons of the true God entered to take their station before God, and Satan also proceeded to enter right among them to take his station before
Then God said to Satan: "Just where do you come from?" At that Satan answered God and said: "From roving about in the earth and from walking about in it."
And God went on to say to Satan: "Have you set your heart upon my servant Job, that there is no one like him in the earth, a man blameless and upright, fearing God and turning aside from bad? Even yet he is holding fast his integrity, although you incite me against him to swallow him up without cause."
But Satan answered God and said: "Skin in behalf of skin, and everything that a man has he will give in behalf of his soul.
Accordingly God said to Satan: "There he is in your hand! Only watch out for his soul itself!"
So Satan went out away from the person of God and struck Job with a malignant boil from the sole of his foot to the crown of his head.
And he proceeded to show me Joshua the high priest standing before the angel of God, and Satan standing at his right hand in order to resist him.
Then the angel of God said to Satan: "God rebuke you, O Satan, yes, Jehovah rebuke you, he who is choosing Jerusalem! Is this one not a log snatched out of the fire?"
Then Jesus said to him: "Leave, Satan! For it is written, 'It is Jehovah your God you must worship, and it is to him alone you must render sacred service.'"
In the same way, if Satan expels Satan, he has become divided against himself; how, then, will his kingdom stand?
But, turning his back, he said to Peter: "Get behind me, Satan! You are a stumbling block to me, because you think, not God's thoughts, but those of men."
So he continued in the wilderness forty days, being tempted by Satan, and he was with the wild beasts, but the angels were ministering to him.
Mark 3:23 So, after calling them to him, he began to say to them with illustrations: "How can Satan expel Satan?”
Also, if Satan has risen up against himself and become divided, he cannot stand, but is coming to an end.
These, then, are the ones alongside the road where the word is sown; but as soon as they have heard it Satan comes and takes away the word that was sown in them.
He turned, looked at his disciples and rebuked Peter, and said: "Get behind me, Satan, because you think, not God's thoughts, but those of men."
At that he said to them: "I began to behold Satan already fallen like lightning from heaven.
So if Satan is also divided against himself, how will his kingdom stand? Because you say I expel the demons by means of Beelzebub.
Was it not due, then, for this woman who is a daughter of Abraham, and whom Satan held bound, look! eighteen years, to be loosed from this bond on the sabbath day?"
But Satan entered into Judas, the one called Iscariot, who was numbered among the twelve;
"Simon, Simon, look! Satan has demanded to have you men to sift you as wheat.
And after the morsel then Satan entered into the latter. Jesus, therefore, said to him: "What you are doing get done more quickly."
Acts 5:3 But Peter said: "Ananias, why has Satan emboldened you to play false to the holy spirit and to hold back secretly some of the price of the field?
. . to open their eyes, to turn them from darkness to light and from the authority of Satan to God, in order for them to receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those sanctified by
their faith in me.'
For his part, the God who gives peace will crush Satan under your feet shortly. May the undeserved kindness of our Lord Jesus be with you.
You hand such a man over to Satan for the destruction of the flesh, in order that the spirit may be saved in the day of the Lord.
Do not be depriving each other of it, except by mutual consent for an appointed time, that you may devote time to prayer and may come together again, that Satan may not keep tempting you for your lack of selfregulation.
. . that we may not be overreached by Satan, for we are not ignorant of his designs.
And no wonder, for Satan himself keeps transforming himself into an angel of light.
. . just because of the excess of the revelations. Therefore, that I might not feel overly exalted, there was given me a thorn in the flesh, an angel of Satan, to keep slapping me, that I might not be overly exalted.
For this reason we wanted to come to you, yes, I Paul, both once and a second time, but Satan cut across our path.
But the lawless one's presence is according to the operation of Satan with every powerful work and lying signs and portents
2 Thessalonians 2:9
Hymenaeus and Alexander belong to these, and I have handed them over to Satan that they may be taught by discipline not to blaspheme.
Already, in fact, some have been turned aside to follow Satan.
'I know your tribulation and poverty but you are rich and the blasphemy by those who say they themselves are Jews, and yet they are not but are a synagogue of Satan.
'I know where you are dwelling, that is, where the throne of Satan is; and yet you keep on holding fast my name, and you did not deny your faith in me even in the days of Antipas, my witness, the faithful one, who was killed by your side, where Satan is dwelling.
"'However, I say to the rest of you who are in Thyatira, all those who do not have this teaching, the very ones who did not get to know the "deep things of Satan," as they say: I am not putting upon you any other burden.
Look! I will give those from the synagogue of Satan who say they are Jews, and yet they are not but are lying look! I will make them come and do obeisance before your feet and make them know I have loved you.
So down the great dragon was hurled, the original serpent, the one called Devil and Satan, who is misleading the entire inhabited earth; he was hurled down to the earth, and his angels were hurled down with him.
And he seized the dragon, the original serpent, who is the Devil and Satan, and bound him for a thousand years.
Now as soon as the thousand years have been ended, Satan will be let loose out of his prison,