They believed the Father Of Lies, God pronounced the curse and the first couple were expelled. But The Devil did not emerge the victor and God is still in complete control. However there was no way back except through faith ..
John 8:44 (KJV)
44 …He was a murderer from the beginning, and abode not in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he speaketh a lie, he speaketh of his own: for he is a liar, and the father of it.
The Lord is training us through trials to have that revelation by the Spirit – that faith in the Blood Of Jesus, His life poured out in death in exchange for our life. Saving faith – bible faith is a personal persuasion of Truth by the Holy Spirit, it is an encounter with the Lord Jesus Christ.
From the beginning Satan is revealed – the Powers Of Darkness are exposed, and yet very few have the unction to enter into spiritual warfare in order to pull down the strongholds of Satan.. ..
1 Kings 18:21 (KJV)
21 And Elijah came unto all the people, and said, How long halt ye between two opinions? if the Lord be God, follow him: but if Baal, then follow him. And the people answered him not a word.
Let’s go right back to the beginning to expose this enemy and see what we’re dealing with. In essence he is a liar and the Father Of Lies .. ..
Genesis 3 King James Version
3 Now the serpent was more subtil than any beast of the field which the Lord God had made. And he said unto the woman, Yea, hath God said, Ye shall not eat of every tree of the garden?
2 And the woman said unto the serpent, We may eat of the fruit of the trees of the garden:
3 But of the fruit of the tree which is in the midst of the garden, God hath said, Ye shall not eat of it, neither shall ye touch it, lest ye die.
4 And the serpent said unto the woman, Ye shall not surely die:
5 For God doth know that in the day ye eat thereof, then your eyes shall be opened, and ye shall be as gods, knowing good and evil.
6 And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was pleasant to the eyes, and a tree to be desired to make one wise, she took of the fruit thereof, and did eat, and gave also unto her husband with her; and he did eat.
7 And the eyes of them both were opened, and they knew that they were naked.. ..