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God Deceiver Research Paper

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Loki, the “god of mischief, magic, and artifice”(pg.495) is very deceitful, he told Magnus that he was on his side when Magnus asked him about his fate to fight against the gods, he said,”that was the gods’ choice, not mine. The thing about fate, Magnus: even if we can’t change the big picture, our choices can alter the details. That’s how we rebel against destiny, how we make our mark.”(pg.132) This makes Loki sound like he really is trying to delay Ragnarok, and give the gods a better fighting chance, but the truth is he was only said what he said to persuade Magnus to give Sumarbrander, the Sword of Summer (a sword that once belonged Frey, this sword could cut through anything), to Uncle Randolph. Loki said that Uncle Randolph would store the sword away(pg.335), but the truth was if Magnus gave Sumarbrander to Uncle Randolph he would give the sword to Loki in exchange for his family’s lives(pg.490). Loki would…show more content…
The Bible says “No wonder, for even Satan disguises himself as an angel of light.”(2 Corinthians 11:14) , when Paul wrote this he compared “false apostles [and] deceitful workers”(2 Corinthians 11:13 to Satan. Satan tells lies because he knows that “the one who practices sin is of the devil; for the devil has sinned from the beginning The Son of God appeared for this purpose, to destroy the works of the devil.”(1 John 3:8) The quote means that when Jesus comes back he will destroy the devil and those who are sinful are “of the devil”, so the Lord will destroy them also. Satan uses his lies to bring as many people with him when he is annihilated so that they can also be annihilated. He started with Eve by telling her she would not die if she ate “from the tree of the knowledge of good and evil”(Genesis 2:17), but that was a lie because once she ate from the tree death was introduced into the world. Loki and Satan are in different books, but they have similar
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