Jesus Is Tested in the Wilderness

1 Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempteda by the devil.

References for Matthew 4:1

    • o 4:1 - The Greek for "tempted" can also mean "tested" .
      2 After fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry.

      References for Matthew 4:2

      3 The tempter came to him and said, “If you are the Son of God, tell these stones to become bread.”
      4 Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man shall not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.’b

      References for Matthew 4:4