The Devil is a Distractor and Not a Worthy Opponent in Spiritual Warfare

Summary. When it comes to spiritual warfare the devil has no capability to do us direct harm. He can only do us harm by trickery. The Bible tells us that the devil is the father of lies. We must resist these lies and seek God's truth. Victory in spiritual warfare comes from us submitting to God. By us putting on the whole armor of God, we can persevere through any lie, temptation, and deceit that the devil may throw at us. See below for Biblical advice and scriptures concerning the devil and spiritual warfare.

The Devil, The Father of Lies

The Devil (Lucifer)
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The Devil's Only Weapon in Spiritual Warfare is Trickery.

The devil has no capability to do us direct harm. He can only do us harm by trickery. In the Garden of Eden the Devil did no direct harm to Adam and Eve.

See Scripture Commentary: Genesis 3:1 advises us the serpent who used his craftiness to confuse and tempt Adam and Eve.

Spiritual Warfare – The Devil is a Liar and Nothing Else.

Spiritual warfare is a battle of our mind and the only weapon the devil has against us is lies and trickery. If we are listen and are tempted by the devil's lies, we will be defeated in spiritual warfare.

See Scripture Commentary: John 8:44 advises us that the devil is the father of lies.

Resistance Brings Defeat to The Devil In Spiritual Warfare.

Victory in spiritual warfare comes from us submitting to God. If we totally surrender to God and put our faith in Him, we will have the spiritual power to resist the devil.

See Scripture Commentary: James 4:7 gives us advice to submit to God and resist the devil.

Perseverance Is The Only Spiritual Warfare Weapon Required Against the Devil.

By us putting on the whole armor of God, we can persevere through any lie, temptation, and deceit that the devil may throw at us. The devil is a liar and nothing else.

See Scripture Commentary: Ephesians 6:11 advises us to put on the whole armor of God to stand against the wiles of the devil.


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