Satan and evil
January 14, 2022
Last week we looked at the Creation and the Creator beginning in Genesis. This week in Genesis we will look at Adam and Eve and the first encounter with evil, with Satan. Satan, in the form of a serpent, tempts Eve and she fails the test. Then Adam fails the test as well. From these encounters we learn about the nature of Satan.
First, we learn that Satan is a liar. Second, we learn that he is a deceiver. He will lie about the Word of God to deceive people. We also see this in the New Testament at the temptation of Christ. Satan says worship me, and Jesus quotes scripture to him, “You sh...