9 They went up on the breadth of the earth and surrounded the camp of the saints and the beloved city. And fire came down from God out of heaven and devoured them. 10 The devil, who deceived them, was cast into the lake of fire and brimstone where the beast and the false prophet are. And they will be tormented day and night forever (aion ) and ever (aion).
The Greek word aion means an age and not forever. Satan will be cast into the Lake of Fire where he will be 'tormented' for an age and an age, i.e. for the Great White Throne Judgement Age, which is the Sixth Age and following that for the final Seventh Age, before the creation of the New Heaven and the New Earth. In the next chapter, we give a detailed explanation of the scripture above.
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