(Job 31:12 NKJ)                                           

For that would be a fire that consumes to destruction, And would root out all my increase.

(Pro 27:20 NKJ)   

Hell1 and Destruction2 are never full; So the eyes of man are never satisfied.

destruction: or the place of destruction, show (Hebrew) Hades (Greek). the rabbis use Abaddon, from

(Psa 88:12 NKJ)  

Shall Your wonders be known in the dark? And Your righteousness in the land of forgetfulness? 

shall thy loving kindness be declared in destruction?” (Abaddon) as the second of the seven names for the region of the dead. in

(Rev 9:11 NKJ)

And they had as king over them the angel of the bottomless pit, whose name in Hebrew is Abaddon, but in Greek he has the name Apollyon. 

personified as the destroyer, Greek, Apolluon: the angel of the bottomless pit”. Satan is meant: for he is described in

(Rev 9:1 NKJ)

Then the fifth angel sounded: And I saw a star fallen from heaven to the earth. To him was given the key to the bottomless pit. 

as ” a star fallen from heaven unto earth, to whom was given the key of the bottomless pit

(Rev 12:8 NKJ)  

but they did not prevail, nor was a place found for them1 in heaven any longer. 

(Rev 12:9 NKJ)  

So the great dragon was cast out, that serpent of old, called the Devil and Satan, who deceives the whole world; he was cast to the earth, and his angels were cast out with him.

(Rev 12:12 NKJ)

Therefore rejoice, O heavens, and you who dwell in them! Woe to the inhabitants of the earth and the sea! For the devil has come down to you, having great wrath, because he knows that he has a short time.”

woe to the Inhabiters of the earth, for the devil is come down. 

(Isa 14:12 NKJ)     

How you are fallen from heaven, O Lucifer1, son of the morning! How you are cut down to the ground, You who weakened the nations! 

(Luk 10:18 NKJ) 

And He said to them, “I saw Satan fall like lightning from heaven.

as king of locusts, that had power to torment not kill

(Rev 9:3 NKJ)   

Then out of the smoke locusts came upon the earth. And to them was given power, as the scorpions of the earth have power.

(Rev 9:4 NKJ) 

They were commanded not to harm the grass of the earth, or any green thing, or any tree, but only those men who do not have the seal of God on their foreheads. 

(Rev 9:5 NKJ)

And they were not given authority to kill them, but to torment them for five months. Their torment was like the torment of a scorpion when it strikes a man.

(Rev 9:6 NKJ)

In those days men will seek death and will not find it; they will desire to die, and death will flee from them. 

(Rev 9:7 NKJ)  

The shape of the locusts was like horses prepared for battle. On their heads were crowns of something like gold, and their faces were like the faces of men. 

(Rev 9:8 NKJ)

They had hair like women’s hair, and their teeth were like lions’ teeth. 

(Rev 9:9 NKJ)

And they had breastplates like breastplates of iron, and the sound of their wings was like the sound of chariots with many horses running into battle. 

(Rev 9:10 NKJ)  

They had tails like scorpions, and there were stings in their tails. Their power was to hurt men five months.

(Rev 9:11 NKJ)     

And they had as king over them the angel of the bottomless pit, whose name in Hebrew is Abaddon, but in Greek   

he has the name Apollyon.

satan is permitted to afflict but not to touch life, so in the case of job

(Job 1:2 NKJ)”   

And seven sons and three daughters were born to him. 

he Walketh about as a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour

 (1Pe 5:8 NKJ)   

Be sober, be vigilant; because1 your adversary the devil walks about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour.

a murderer  from the beginning

(Joh 8:44 NKJ)     

You are of your father the devil, and the desires of your father you want to do. He was a murderer from the beginning, and does not stand in the truth, because there is no truth in him. When he speaks a lie, he speaks from his own resources, for he is a liar and the father of it. 

who abode not in the truth, eliott identifec the locusts with the muslims: their turbane being the” crowns” (but now are these” like gold)

the giving of both the Hebrew and the Greek name implies that he is the destroyer of both Hebrews and gentiles alike. just as, in beautiful contrast, the spirit of adoption enables both Jew and gentile believers to call god. in both their respective tongues, Abba Hebrew in marked alliteration with Abaddon father (Greek. Pater). Jesus who unites both in him self

(Gal 3:28 NKJ)       

There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is neither male nor female; for you are all one in Christ Jesus.  

(Eph 2:14 NKJ)   

For He Himself is our peace, who has made both one, and has broken down the middle wall of separation, 

sets us the example

(Mar 14:36 NKJ)       

And He said, “Abba, Father, all things are possible for You. Take this cup away from Me; nevertheless, not what I will, but what You will.” 

(Gal 4:6 NKJ)     

And because you are sons, God has sent forth the Spirit of His Son into your hearts, crying out, “Abba, Father!”

Jesus unites Hebrews and gentiles in a common salvation Satan combines both in a common” destruction”

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