Should We Ridicule The Devil or Not?
Anyone who has read the works of Dr. Martin Luther must have noticed that Luther constantly speaks about attacking the pride of Satan or in other words ridiculing him. (See previous blog posts for examples). However, many Christians struggle with Luther’s constant urging to ridicule in light of Jude 1:9’s example of how the Archangel Michael deals with the devil. The texts states:
“But when the archangel Michael, contending with the devil, was disputing about the body of Moses, he did not presume to pronounce a blasphemous judgment, but said, “The Lord rebuke you.”” (Jude 1:9)
So how then do we reconcile these two contradicting points? Indeed, we must always hold to the . . . Read All