I don?t know so I can?t say. Way, way back Satan was banished because he had rebellion in his heart, but he was a created angel. Heaven will be far better than we can ever imagine. The Bible says: ?Eye has not seen, nor ear heard, nor has anyone imagined what God has prepared for those whom love Him.? (1 Corinthians 2:9). It will be very good ~ so even if it was possible, who would want to be banished? Not me.
It is not like an aeroplane where the man in the control tower gives the pilot instruction as to ?Take-off? and ?Landing?. It takes most of us many years to know the difference between our wanting something and what is good for us and what God wants us to have, or do. Basically the choice is yours. You tell Him that you would like Him to ?control? you. He will know what you mean. Then, do mix with people who are serious about ?putting into practice? what the Bible says. As we get to know more, we grow more, and little by little we learn to know how, and what, God would have us do. Very seldom will you hear His, or His messengers speak audibly to you. I have had that happen four times in 78 years. I never asked. Mostly, we know what?s right. Sometimes, our heart overrules what we might badly want. We learn later that it was not wise to have that thing. That?s how we learn from our mistakes. Christians should never be in a hurry to make big decisions.
Basically, it was a part of God's 'Rescue Package' to bring us back to Him. Seems strange but it's true. If Jesus had not died, there would be no world changing resurrection of Jesus from the grave. Christianity would simply be another 'good set of rules and ideas to live by'. There are plenty of them around. God's love, and Jesus' love, was shown to us in the death and resurrection of Jesus. An illustration: Somebody does something bad, really bad. The police cannot find him and the public complain that the police cannot find the criminal and are under pressure to catch one. They finally do, but the man is innocent. No matter - we have a suspect and false charges make him seem guilty. He goes to jail and the public are happy. He has become the 'fall guy' for the real criminal and pays the price with his time in jail. Jesus volunteered to be the 'fall guy' for us. A 'sacrificial lamb' is another example of an innocent one paying the price of someone else's crime. We could not get to heaven by our own efforts. Jesus paid the price for our sins to get us there.
Thanks for the question, I like it. Since 1991, I have become very interested in the Milky Way with its 400,000,000,000 stars. In 1991 'they' said was 100,000,000,000. In 2005 I heard on the radio that it was 400b. What? I phoned up the Perth Observatory to check. "Yes, the evidence says it is 400b." And that is just in our ordinary galaxy called The Milky Way. Sad to say that our sun is just an ordinary sized star in the top corner of our galaxy, and will only last another 66 million years (or was it 2 billion?). Heck, that's not very long! The nearest star to ours is Alpha Centauri and that is 94,700,266,000,000, km away from us. Phew! That's a long walk. Who, or whatever made our galaxy, the making of Mars and 13 other planets would be a simple 'after hours job'. Mars is about 50 million km away and the sun is 125 million km away from us. There are 5,000 to 100,000 galaxies in the universe, and still counting. I believe that the one true God made it all. King David wrote: "He counts the stars and calls them all by name." (Psalm 139:4). How, I cannot imagine. "Thanks God." It's beautiful. This is not a question but a very helpful 'Power statement' from Mr Zig Ziglar. " You're where you are, you're what you are because of what has gone into your mind. You can change where you are, you can change what you are, by changing what goes into your mind." (Zig Ziglar, Perth 1984) Think about it! A lovely girl in my Scripture class wrote some years ago: "Your mind is not a rubbish tip - so don't put garbage into it." One-hundred percent good sense! Ask yourself: "Is what I put into my mind, doing me good or is some of it plain filth and I would be better without it?" May you be where God can bless your future life.
It is fairly normal for a child to expect to see God. And many children have seen His angels, but mostly they are not believed. Most mums and dads are too busy to ask the little child to tell them more about what they saw, because they do not believe it could happen. An older Grandma or Grandpa may stop and listen to the story. Jesus said of children: "Beware that you don't look down upon a single one of these little children. For I tell you that in heaven their angels have constant access to my Father." (Matt. 18:10). This is a comment in a Bible I have: Our concern for children must parallel God's treatment of them. Certain angels are assigned to watch over children and they have direct access to God. These words ring out sharply in cultures where children are taken lightly, ignored, or aborted. If their angels have constant access to God, the least we can do is to allow children to approach us easily in spite of our far-too-busy schedules." (Life Application Bible page 53) Tindale House Publishers, USA 1987. So you may not see God, but be assured children are very special to Jesus. God is not normally seen. Only Moses did and that was a special time for all in receiving God's law. Suppose somebody did and took a photo. Money hungry 'Groan-ups' would have His face on breakfast cereal, cool drink bottles, etc. Greedy people cannot be trusted to be 'good'. They just can't.

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The Answerer - Peter Harris, answered children's questions from his many years of teaching "Scripture" classes.
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