So then each of us shall give account of himself to God.
When God first decided to create angels and men with freewill, He knew that sin would enter His created universe. This is because only God is perfect, righteous and sinless, and it is impossible for One God to reproduce Himself because God is One. So, how can One God who is holy, righteous and perfect have a relationship with His created beings who are less perfect than Himself and thus capable of sinning? One thing is certain, Righteous God can not co-exist in relationship with sinful fallen angels or sinful fallen people.
God solved the problem of sin and evil, right from the start, before He created angels and men. The solution to the problem of sin and evil is the gift of God's covering of His Righteousness to His created beings through faith in the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Ultimately, in God's time and His order, everything in heaven and everything on earth will be reconciled to God Himself, and made Righteous because of the shed blood of Jesus Christ on the cross. Yes, the shed blood of Jesus Christ on the cross has infinite power to refine and cleanse the whole of God's creation including all fallen angels and all fallen people.
The gift of God's Righteousness through faith cannot be appreciated without us first understanding the seriousness and consequence of sin. This is why God makes men and angels accountable for their sins and judges sins harshly. This is why the gift of God's Righteousness is always through repentance and faith in the sacrifice of Jesus Christ. Everybody must first repent and acknowledge his sinful nature, before he is in a position to believe in the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ and accept the free gift of God's Righteousness.
Everybody must understand that the gateway to new Life in Christ is through the death of his sinful old man in Adam. When this happens then his righteous new man in Christ is born.
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