The Devil Quotes (50 quotes)
The Devil Quotes
The scripture readings for this sermon were: Deuteronomy , Romans b, Luke You can listen to the audio, or keeping scrolling to read my manuscript. The spoken sermon differs from the written text. Here it is. Jesus and the Devil. Mano a mano in a battle royale for the fate of the cosmos. Let me get my popcorn!
Satan is steeped in the Scriptures. In the famous temptation account, the devil attempts to get Jesus to jump from the temple top to the ground below. Hey, it happens. And God sees that. Satan would have you believe this verse is about trusting in yourself, harnessing your inward power, chasing your dreams--all the mumbo jumbo of self-help spirituality. We could go on and on.
The serpent said to the woman, "You surely will not die! But I am afraid that, as the serpent deceived Eve by his craftiness, your minds will be led astray from the simplicity and purity of devotion to Christ. Put on the full armor of God, so that you will be able to stand firm against the schemes of the devil. And the great dragon was thrown down, the serpent of old who is called the devil and Satan, who deceives the whole world; he was thrown down to the earth, and his angels were thrown down with him. This is the one on whom seed was sown beside the road. But the Lord is faithful, and He will strengthen and protect you from the evil one. I am writing to you, fathers, because you know Him who has been from the beginning I am writing to you, young men, because you have overcome the evil one I have written to you, children, because you know the Father.
What does the Bible say about? Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. Everyone who makes a practice of sinning also practices lawlessness; sin is lawlessness. You know that he appeared to take away sins, and in him there is no sin. No one who abides in him keeps on sinning; no one who keeps on sinning has either seen him or known him. Little children, let no one deceive you.
Here are 15 Bible verses to put the Devil in his place and to help you fight off evil temptations and make sure you share these with your friends. Be sober-minded; be watchful. Your adversary the devil prowls around like a roaring lion, seeking someone to devour. No temptation has overtaken you that is not common to man. God is faithful, and he will not let you be tempted beyond your ability, but with the temptation he will also provide the way of escape, that you may be able to endure it.