Luke 4:1-6 NIV

Jesus Is Tested in the Wilderness

1 Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, left the Jordan and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness,

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2 where for forty days he was tempteda by the devil. He ate nothing during those days, and at the end of them he was hungry.

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    • p 4:2 - The Greek for "tempted" can also mean "tested" .
      3 The devil said to him, “If you are the Son of God, tell this stone to become bread.”

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      4 Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man shall not live on bread alone.’b

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      5 The devil led him up to a high place and showed him in an instant all the kingdoms of the world.

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      6 And he said to him, “I will give you all their authority and splendor; it has been given to me, and I can give it to anyone I want to.

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