See also Council in Heaven; Premortal Life
The conflict that took place in the premortal life among the spirit children of God.
Satan was cast out of heaven and into the earth, Rev. 12:4, 7–9.
The devil and a third part of heaven were thrust down, D&C 29:36–37.
Lucifer rebelled against the Only Begotten Son, D&C 76:25–26.
Satan sought the glory of the Father and to destroy the agency of man, Moses 4:1–4 (Isa. 14:12–15; Abr. 3:27–28).
Those who followed God kept their first estate, came to earth, and received bodies, Abr. 3:26.