The triple prevarication of Satan and their oppositions

In heaven

The day-star:


opposed by

St Michael the Arch-Angel: Quis ut Deus?

In paradise

that primeval serpent, who is called the Devil and Satan:

and you will be like God

opposed by

Our Lady: Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord

ipsa conteret caput tuum
(she shall crush thy head)

On earth


coming by the activity of Satan with all power and with pretended signs and wonders, and with all wicked deception for those who are to perish.

the man of lawlessness [...], the son of perdition, who opposes and exalts himself against every so-called god or object of worship, so that he takes his seat in the temple of God, proclaiming himself to be God.

opposed by


The LORD God:

“Whom shall I send, and who will go for us?

The Son of Man:

“Sacrifices and offerings thou hast not desired,
but a body hast thou prepared for me;
in burnt offerings and sin offerings thou hast taken no pleasure.
Then I said, ‘Lo, I have come to do thy will, O God,’
as it is written of me in the roll of the book.”

And by Christ, the False Prophet opposed by St Elias; that’s why he returns, in addition, to prepare people for Christ’s return.

Christ treading on the beasts:

And now, the evil one has run out of places wherein to prevaricate.
F M Shyanguya
And now, the evil one has run out of places wherein to prevaricate as he has likewise run out of time.