1 John 3:8 He who sins is of the devil, for the devil has sinned from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that He might destroy the works of the devil.
The Lord Jesus Christ openly defeated all of the works of the devil over two thousand years ago on the Cross. The last Words Jesus spoke on The Cross was it is Finished! Every Born Again Believer through Faith in Jesus was and is redeemed from the curse of the law. We have a new Covenant based on better promises. The Lord Jesus Christ took every sickness, sins ( you have truly repented of) and spiritual death on the cross so you would not have to carry or bear them!
1 Peter 2:24 who Himself bore our sins in His own body on the tree, that we, having died to sins, might live for righteousness; by whose stripes you were healed.
The Lord Jesus Christ went below the earth and demonstrated the open defeat of the devil and his works to all of the devil’s followers. Acts 10:38 “how God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and with power, who went about doing good and healing all who were oppressed by the devil, for God was with Him.
He then gave every Born Again Believer all Power and Authority over the devil through Faith in The Name of Jesus. John 14:13-14 “And whatever you ask in My name, that I will do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son. 14:14″If you ask anything in My name, I will do it.
(John 16:33 NKJV) “These things I have spoken to you, that in Me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world.”
John 16:13-15 14 He will glorify Me, for He will take of what is Mine and declare it to you.16:15 All things that the Father has are Mine. Therefore I said that He will take of Mine and declare it to you.
The Lord Jesus Christ through His Word Commanded us to walk and live in The Authority and Power He has Given us through Faith in His Name. Through The Power in His Name you demonstrate the power and works of the devil is destroyed and defeated for all the world to see Jesus is Alive, He is The Only Way and Truth. We should lift Him up for all the world to see that Jesus is The Lord and Savior for all! 2 Chronicles 16:9 “For the eyes of the LORD run to and fro throughout the whole earth, to show Himself strong on behalf of those whose heart is loyal to Him.
Philippians 2:9-10 Therefore God also has highly exalted Him and given Him the name which is above every name, 2:10 that at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of those in heaven, and of those on earth, and of those under the earth,
Colossians 2:8-10 Beware lest anyone cheat you through philosophy and empty deceit, according to the tradition of men, according to the basic principles of the world, and not according to Christ. 2:9 For in Him dwells all the fullness of the Godhead bodily; 2:10 and you are complete in Him, who is the head of all principality and power.