God’s response was, “My glory I will not give to another” (Isaiah 48:11).
Satan said, “You are going to share Your glory with me. Let’s go to war.” The battle is for the throne of creation. Praise God the outcome has never been in doubt, but the battle goes on every day in our lives as to who will get the glory by what we do.
That’s why Paul told us, “Whatever you do, do all to the glory of God” (1 Corinthians 10:31; see also Colossians 3:23). This is the essence of the battle