8 And shall go out to deceive the nations which are in the four quarters of the earth, Gog and Magog, to gather them together to battle: the number of whom is as the sand of the sea. 9 And they went up on the breadth of the earth, and compassed the camp of the saints about, and the beloved city: and fire came down from God out of heaven, and devoured them.
When Satan is let loose, he will gather those who have deceived themselves. He will bring them to Gog and Magog. Gog is the Greek word Gōg (G1136). It means mountain and is in the Bible one time. Gōg (G1136) comes from the Hebrew word gôg̱ (H1463). It is in the Bible ten times, nine of which are in Ezekiel 38 and 39. One time it is the name of an Israelite. The nine other times refer to some unknown northern nation.
Magog is the Greek word Magōg (G3098). It means overtopping, covering and is in the Bible one time. Magōg (G3098) comes from the Hebrew word mâg̱ôg̱ (H4031). It means land of Gog. It is in the Bible four times. Twice it refers to the 2nd son of Japheth, grandson of Noah, and progenitor of several tribes north of Israel. The other two times, it is in Ezekiel 38 and 39.
Although, it is thought that there will be a physical battle between Satan’s army and God’s army that is not true. What is true, this is Satan’s last attempt to fulfill Isaiah 14:13-14.
13 For thou hast said in thine heart, I will ascend into heaven, I will exalt my throne above the stars of God: I will sit also upon the mount of the congregation, in the sides of the north: 14 I will ascend above the heights of the clouds; I will be like the most High.
Satan will be defeated once and for all. Those on the earth and in the heavens will see the fulfillment of Ezekiel 28:16-19.
16 By the multitude of thy merchandise they have filled the midst of thee with violence, and thou hast sinned: therefore I will cast thee as profane out of the mountain of God: and I will destroy thee, O covering cherub, from the midst of the stones of fire. 17 Thine heart was lifted up because of thy beauty, thou hast corrupted thy wisdom by reason of thy brightness: I will cast thee to the ground, I will lay thee before kings, that they may behold thee. 18 Thou hast defiled thy sanctuaries by the multitude of thine iniquities, by the iniquity of thy traffick; therefore will I bring forth a fire from the midst of thee, it shall devour thee, and I will bring thee to ashes upon the earth in the sight of all them that behold thee. 19 All they that know thee among the people shall be astonished at thee: thou shalt be a terror, and never shalt thou be any more.
The fire that will devour these will be the Lake of Fire. However, as stated in Destruction of False Systems it is not an actual fire; it represent the complete destruction, second death.
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