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Kristen Over, Associate Professor at Northeastern Illinois University, explains the main characters in John Milton's book Paradise Lost.
|Satan||Satan is the ruler of Hell, who wages a war against God and Heaven. Read More|
|God||God is the ruler of Heaven and the universe, all-seeing and all-knowing. Read More|
|The Son||The Son may be equal to God; while God is considered spirit, the Son takes form to carry out God's plans. Read More|
|Adam||Adam is the first human created by God. Read More|
|Eve||Eve, the first woman, is born from Adam's rib. Read More|
|Abdiel||Abdiel is a rebel angel who returns to God to repent.|
|Beelzebub||Beelzebub is second-in-command of Satan's army.|
|Belial||Belial is a devil on Satan's council in Hell who advocates for doing nothing.|
|Chaos||Chaos is the personified material out of which God created the universe.|
|Death||Death is the son of Sin and Satan.|
|Gabriel||Gabriel is second-in-command of God's army and the guardian of the staircase to Heaven from Earth.|
|Mammon||Mammon is a devil on Satan's council in Hell who advocates for finding riches.|
|Michael||Michael is the highest-ranking archangel in Heaven and commander of God's army.|
|Moloch||Moloch is a devil on Satan's council in Hell who advocates for a violent war.|
|Mulciber||Mulciber is the devil architect of Pandemonium, the capital of Hell.|
|Night||Night is Chaos's companion.|
|Raphael||Raphael is an angel sent by God to warn Adam and Eve about the temptation they will face from Satan.|
|Sin||Satan's daughter, Sin, is half-serpent and the guardian of the Gates of Hell.|
|Uriel||Uriel is an angel who is tricked by a disguised Satan.|