He will give his angels charge of you,
To guard you in all your ways.
сряда, 12 март 2014 г.
One of the
. Belial ranks as one of
Satan’s most important and evil
, who is decep-
tively beautiful in appearance and soft in voice, but full
of treachery, recklessness, and lies. He is dedicated to
creating wickedness and guilt in mankind, especially
in the form of sexual perversions, fornication, and lust.
Belial’s name probably comes from the Hebrew term
which means “without worth.” In Jewish
lore, Belial was the next angel created after Lucifer. He
was evil from the start, being one of the first to revolt
against God. After his fall from
, he became the
personification of evil. St.
considered him to be
chief of demons. According to lore, Belial danced
, and was among the demons
who worked under the king’s command, ruled by
Solomon’s magical ring.
Belial commands 80 legions of demons and
served as infernal ambassador to Turkey. The
describes him as appearing in the deceptive form
of a beautiful angel seated in a chariot of fire and
speaking in a pleasant voice.
Belial distributes preferences for senatorships,
favors to friends and foes, and gives excellent
. Because of his power, sacrifices and offerings are
necessary to invoke him. Belial sometimes break his
promises, but those who gain his true favor are hand-
Belial’s name is sometimes a synonym for Satan or
the Antichrist, the epitome of evil. In the Old Testa-
ment, the “sons of Belial” refers to people of worthless-
ness and recklessness.
Belial is among the 72 spirits of Solomon. Prior to
his fall, he was in the order of the
called the Testament of Amran
(Q543, 545–548), Belial is identified as one of the
whose three titles are Belial, Prince of Dark-
ness, and King of Evil. He is empowered over all dark-
ness and his every way and every work are darkness.