CatholicPlanet.Net discussion group  

Go Back   CatholicPlanet.Net discussion group > Catholic Continuing Education > Catholic Theology Q & A
FAQ Members List Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 15th September 2010, 08:18 PM
Ron Conte Ron Conte is offline
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 12,584

Originally Posted by Mark View Post
The next question I would like to understand is whether Satan, being just one person, can he be in more place then one or does he have to use his other fallen angels to do his dirty work? Also, is there any thought to fallen humans having power or influence over earthly souls or is that reserved for the fallen angels only?

No, he cannot be in more than one place at a time. He has help from other fallen angels. But the fallen angels do not cooperate harmoniously, as the holy angels do. There is instead discension and discord. Satan does not control all the fallen angels; he controls some, he influences others, he has little or no influence over some.

Only fallen angels tempt souls. Human persons do not tempt souls in the same way as fallen angels, although obviously many temptations come from other human persons and from society in general.
Ron Conte
Roman Catholic theologian
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 11:28 PM.

Powered by vBulletin Version 3.6.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.