Serpent Archive

What Is the Significance of the Proto-Evangel (Genesis 3:15)?

Eve was tempted to do the unthinkable—to take the place of God as arbiter of good and evil. Satan tempted, and the woman tasted temptation’s ripened fruit. God authored the potential for evil by providing the woman with choice; the woman actualized evil by exercising that choice. Yet the very passage that references humanity’s fall […]

Why Does Genesis Portray Satan As an Ancient Serpent?

The Bible describes Satan as a twisted serpent whom God alone can crush. The metaphor is pregnant with meaning. First, the biblical imagery of the twisted serpent is a masterful portrayal of Satan’s fall. Once he held a privileged position in God’s kingdom, but now he is even lower than the livestock. They have legs. […]

Questions and Answers with Hank

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics: Do those in hell get physical bodies? Can the Holy Spirit indwell a Muslim or a Mormon? How can I explain the creation of the world to an evolutionist? Who is the serpent in Genesis 3? What is the identity of the woman and the dragon […]