Satan-adversary/devil. The term “devil is especially applied to Satan or Lucifer, the chief of the rebellious angels, while the term “demon” is applied to his followers, the rest of the fallen angels.
- The father of lies (Jn 8:44).
- He spreads false teachings (1 Timothy 4:1).
- He is a thief (John 10:1).
- He disguises himself as an angel of light (2 Cor 11:14).
- He displays his power in the darkness of idolatry (Acts 26:18; Colossians 1:13).