The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on End Times Prophecy Report
“that old serpent, called the Devil, and Satan, which deceiveth the whole world”
When the first man and woman were in the Garden of Eden, it was Satan who first questioned Eve about what God had told her.
“Now the serpent was more subtil than any beast of the field which the LORD God had made. And he said unto the woman, Yea, hath God said, Ye shall not eat of every tree of the garden? And the woman said unto the serpent, We may eat of the fruit of the trees of the garden: But of the fruit of the tree which is in the midst of the garden, God hath said, Ye shall not eat of it, neither shall ye touch it, lest ye die.”
THEN, Satan brazenly challenged the Word of God (implying that God had an ulterior motive for keeping the fruit ofpost was originally published on this site