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Mystery of Angels and Evil Spirits
himself above all that is called God ... so that he
as
God
sitteth in the temple of God, shewing himself that he is
God.")
What a Super Being!
But at this point, as in Isaiah 14, the lesser human
antitype lifts to a greater spirit being. Instead of the
prince of Tyre-a human man-it now speaks of the
KING
of Tyre. This is the same Lucifer.
Ezekiel the prophet continues:
"Moreover the word of the Lord came unto me,
saying, Son of man, take up a lamentation upon the
KING
of Tyrus, and say unto him, Thus saith the Lord God;
Thou sealest up the sum, full of wisdom, and perfect in
beauty" (verses 11-12).
Please read that again! God would never say
anything like that of a human man. This superb spirit
being filled up the sum total of wisdom, perfection
and beauty. He was the supreme pinnacle, the
masterpiece, of God's creation, as an individually
created being, the greatest one in the almighty power
of God to create! The tragic thing is that he rebelled
against his Maker!
"Thou hast been in Eden the garden of God"
(verse 13). He had inhabited this earth. His throne
was here. "Every precious stone was thy cover–
ing ... the workmanship of thy tabrets and of thy
pipes was prepared in thee in the day that thou wast
created" (verse 13). He was a
created being-not
born
human. He was a spirit being-not human flesh.
Great genius and skill in music was created in him.
Now that he has become perverted in all thinking,
acting and being, he is the real author of modern
perverted music and the modern rock beat-of
discordant moans, squawks, shrieks, wails-physically
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