Matthew 4:1-11 CSB

The Temptation of Jesus

1 Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the Devil.

References for Matthew 4:1

      2 After He had fasted 40 days and 40 nights, He was hungry.
      3 Then the tempter approached Him and said, "If You are the Son of God, tell these stones to become bread."
      4 But He answered, "It is written: Man must not live on bread alone but on every word that comes from the mouth of God. " a

      References for Matthew 4:4

        • a 4:4 - Dt 8:3
          5 Then the Devil took Him to the holy city,b had Him stand on the pinnacle of the temple,

          References for Matthew 4:5

            • b 4:5 - Jerusalem
              6 and said to Him, "If You are the Son of God, throw Yourself down. For it is written: He will give His angels orders concerning you , and, they will support you with their hands so that you will not strike your foot against a stone. "c

              References for Matthew 4:6

                • c 4:6 - Ps 91:11-12
                  7 Jesus told him, "It is also written: Do not test the Lord your God. " d

                  References for Matthew 4:7

                    • d 4:7 - Dt 6:16
                      8 Again, the Devil took Him to a very high mountain and showed Him all the kingdoms of the world and their splendor.
                      9 And he said to Him, "I will give You all these things if You will fall down and worship me."e

                      References for Matthew 4:9

                        • e 4:9 - Or and pay me homage
                          10 Then Jesus told him, "Go away, f Satan! For it is written: Worship the Lord your God, and serve only Him. " g

                          References for Matthew 4:10

                            • f 4:10 - Other mss read Get behind Me
                            • g 4:10 - Dt 6:13
                              11 Then the Devil left Him, and immediately angels came and began to serve Him.