Six Stages of Christ’s Victory Over Satan
John Stott explains six stages of Christ’s victory over Satan as it’s unfolded throughout Scripture.
The conquest is predicted. (Genesis 3:15)
The conquest began in the ministry of Jesus. (Luke 10:18)
The conquest is decisively achieved at the cross. (Colossians 2:13-15)
The conquest is confirmed and announced in the resurrection. (Acts 2:24)
The conquest is extended as the church goes out on its mission. (Acts 26:18)
The conquest is consummated at the return of Jesus. (1 Corinthians 15:24-28)
The Cross of Christ, p. 231-239.