Matthew 4:5-15 NIV

5 Then the devil took him to the holy city1 and had him stand on the highest point of the temple.

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6 "If you are the Son of God,"2 he said, "throw yourself down. For it is written: " 'He will command his angels concerning you, and they will lift you up in their hands, so that you will not strike your foot against a stone.'a "3

References for Matthew 4:6

    • b 4:6 - Psalm 91:11,12
      7 Jesus answered him, "It is also written: 'Do not put the Lord your God to the test.'b "4

      References for Matthew 4:7

        • c 4:7 - Deut. 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 "All this I will give you," he said, "if you will bow down and worship me."
          10 Jesus said to him, "Away from me, Satan!5 For it is written: 'Worship the Lord your God, and serve him only.'c "6

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          11 Then the devil left him,7 and angels came and attended him.8

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          Jesus Begins to Preach

          12 When Jesus heard that John had been put in prison,9 he returned to Galilee.10

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          13 Leaving Nazareth, he went and lived in Capernaum,11 which was by the lake in the area of Zebulun and Naphtali--

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          14 to fulfill12 what was said through the prophet Isaiah:

          References for Matthew 4:14

          15 "Land of Zebulun and land of Naphtali, the way to the sea, along the Jordan, Galilee of the Gentiles--