Dead Men Cannot Die
“They overcame [the dragon] by
No one can overcome a spiritual adversary unless they embrace the Cross.
The ones who overcome the dragon do so by the blood of the Lamb and by
not loving their own lives. Their testimony is: “not I, but Christ.” The
blood, and loving not their life, and their testimony, all point to the
same thing: these are people of the Cross. They did not love their own
lives, but they gave up their lives; therefore God has raised them from
the dead and they have entered into the victory of Christ.
the blood of the Lamb, and by the word of their testimony;
and they did not love their lives to the death.”
You cannot kill a dead man. You cannot defeat a person who has already died. What more can you do to a man once he has died and been raised to life again?
Source: Embrace the Cross by Chip Brogden