Declaring the end from the beginning, And from ancient times things that are not yet done, Saying, 'My counsel shall stand, And I will do all My pleasure'.
It was God's purpose that sin would enter His created universe through Satan and Adam. This is all within His Plan, which includes both separation and reconciliation, separation because of the sins of angels and people, and then reconciliation because of the sacrifice of Jesus Christ.
It is important to understand that God is fully responsible for the existence of all evil. If evil existed outside of the will of God, then Satan would exist outside of the will of God. This would make Satan and evil more powerful than God. We can all thank God that Satan can do no more than what God permits. Ultimately, God will overcome all evil with good through the finished work of Jesus Christ on the cross.
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