5:8-9 We are constantly to remain on the lookout for our enemy the Devil, who, like a powerful predator, is always looking for ways to eat us. We are to resist him even if it means suffering because of our witness to Jesus.
3:10 Children of God do what is right and also love their fellow Christians. Children of the Devil do neither.
4:4 The Holy Spirit burning brightly inside children of God is more powerful than the Unholy Spirit smoldering darkly inside those who belong to the world.
5:19-21 Although the Evil One rules the world, Jesus Christ has given us understanding of the one true god and made us God's children. We are to refrain from worshiping idols.
2:13 Jesus dictates a letter to his church in Pergamum. Jesus tells his church that he knows they live where Satan has his throne.
3:9 In Sardis there is another group of people who also think they devote themselves to God, and are known as God’s people, but really worship Satan.
6:1-11 We learn that there are five forces actively shaping human history. The first is Jesus Christ himself (1-2); the second, political power especially as it expresses itself through war (3-4); the third, economic power as it controls the prices of commodities (5-6); the fourth, Death as a power (7-8); and fifth, surprisingly, the prayers of the saints (9-11).
9:20-1 Humankind worships demons and idols and commits murder, fornication, and theft.
12:5-18 In Heaven, following the birth of Jesus Christ on Earth, Michael and his angels are able to fight against Satan and his angels and defeat them. Satan and his angels are then thrown down from Heaven to Earth. Satan, the Accuser, can no longer make accusations against humans in Heaven. This furious Satan then commits himself to the destruction of all loyalists to Jesus Christ on Earth.
13:1-18 Satan chooses to wage war against loyal witnesses to Jesus. He is able to do so because he succeeds in threatening and enticing most everyone into worshiping him and in killing the loyalists to Jesus who refuse. He gains the devotion of the multitudes, and executes the murders of the few, through two beasts: government and the media that serves it through propaganda.
20:10 Satan, at last, is destroyed.
21:8 Alas, those who worship idols end up where Satan is.