Spiritual Warfare Archive

The Sword of the Spirit, and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Monologue: Hank shares his thoughts on spiritual warfare and how when tempted by the Devil, Jesus responded by taking up the sword of the Spirit. Also, in the second segment of the broadcast, Melanie Cogdill, Managing Editor of the Christian Research Journal interviews Ellen […]

The Conjuring and Q&A

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics:   Hank’s Monologue: Hank shares his thoughts on the movie The Conjuring and contrasts it with a biblical view of spiritual warfare. Questions and Answers: Can Satan make a person physically ill? Will I still be married to my wife in heaven? How can I witness […]

Questions and Answers with Hank

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics: Must women be silent in church according to 1 Timothy 2:11? Do animals have souls? Will we see them in heaven? What are your thoughts on the Spiritual Warfare Bible from Charisma Media? How can I explain to my pastor that astrology is unbiblical? Which passages […]

Questions and Answers with Hank

Today’s Bible Answer Man broadcast includes the following topics: Will there be signs before the Second Coming? What are your thoughts on Perry Stone? Did God create the earth with the appearance of age? If the earth is old, how do you account for natural evil before the fall? Is the age of the earth […]

Are generational curses biblical?

Based on texts taken out of context and used as pretexts, it has become increasingly common for Christians to suppose that they are victims of generational curses. As such, they suppose they have inherited demons ranging from anger to alcoholism, from laziness to lust. Closer examination, however, demonstrates this notion to be seriously flawed. First, […]

Why is Satan called “the god of this age”?

In the Bible Satan is called “the god of this age” (2 Corinthians 4:4) and “the prince of this world” (John 12:31; 16:11), which begs the question: In what sense is Satan a god and a prince? First, Satan is not God’s equal. Rather, according to Scripture, Satan is a finite, created being (Colossians 1:16). […]

Did demons have sexual relations with women in Genesis 6:4?

Genesis 6:4 is one of the most controversial passages in the Bible. As with any difficult section of Scripture, it has been open to a wide variety of interpretations. It is my conviction however, that those who hold consistently to a biblical worldview must reject the notion that women and demons can engage in sexual relations. […]

Is Satan always the cause of sickness?

If you tune into Christian television on virtually any given day you can hear faith healers screaming at satanic spirits of sicknesses ranging from asthma to arthritis. But is Satan really behind every sickness? First, while Scripture makes it clear that Satan is often the agent of sickness, he is not always the author of […]

Does Satan have access to our minds?

While we would greatly overestimate Satan’s power by supposing that he can interact directly with us in a physical sense, an equal and opposite error would be to suppose that he does not have access to our minds. First, while Satan cannot read our minds he can influence our thoughts. Thus, the Bible instructs us […]

Is the “binding and loosing” of demons biblical?

One of the most common expressions in contemporary Christianity is “I bind you, Satan, in the name of Jesus.” Biblically however, the phrase “binding and loosing” has nothing whatsoever to do with demons. One of the most common expressions in contemporary Christianity is “I bind you, Satan, in the name of Jesus.” Biblically however, the […]