What is Spiritual Warfare?

By Clint Arnold Mar. 15, 2011 3:09 p.m. Apologetics, Biblical Exposition

Over the weekend, I spoke at Antioch Church in Bend, Oregon where Talbot alumnus Ken Wytsma serves as pastor. In the “Redux” (Q&A) session that followed my message, someone asked me, “What is Spiritual Warfare?”  Here is my response:

On Spiritual Warfare from :redux on Vimeo.


  • joelB Mar. 21, 2011 at 12:03 PM

    hi clint, how are we to understand the description of angelic warfare described in the book of Daniel? The angel that meets with Daniel says that he was "held up" by the "prince of the kingdom of persia." I understand that angels are ontological entities, but do they have certain attributes and design-features that allow them to do warfare with one another in a way that is analagous to human fighting. For example, we fight by throwing punches. Essentially, our style of fighting or "holding" someone up is through manipulating matter and physical properties. So how do angels do this with one another? How do angels fight? Can they also manipulate and destroy spiritual properites in the way we can destroy physical? thanks so much

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