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Matthew 4 YLT/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Then Jesus was led up to the wilderness by the Spirit, to be tempted by the Devil, 1 Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the desert to be tempted by the devil.
2 and having fasted forty days and forty nights, afterwards he did hunger. 2 After fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry.
3 And the Tempter having come to him said, `If Son thou art of God -- speak that these stones may become loaves.' 3 The tempter came to him and said, "If you are the Son of God, tell these stones to become bread."
4 But he answering said, `It hath been written, Not upon bread alone doth man live, but upon every word coming forth from the mouth of God.' 4 Jesus answered, "It is written: 'Man does not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.' "
5 Then doth the Devil take him to the [holy] city, and doth set him on the pinnacle of the temple, 5 Then the devil took him to the holy city and had him stand on the highest point of the temple.
6 and saith to him, `If Son thou art of God -- cast thyself down, for it hath been written, that, His messengers He shall charge concerning thee, and on hands they shall bear thee up, that thou mayest not dash on a stone thy foot.' 6 "If you are the Son of God," 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.' "
7 Jesus said to him again, `It hath been written, Thou shalt not tempt the Lord thy God.' 7 Jesus answered him, "It is also written: 'Do not put the Lord your God to the test.' "
8 Again doth the Devil take him to a very high mount, and doth shew to him all the kingdoms of the world and the glory of them, 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 saith to him, `All these to thee I will give, if falling down thou mayest bow to me.' 9 "All this I will give you," he said, "if you will bow down and worship me."
10 Then saith Jesus to him, `Go -- Adversary, for it hath been written, The Lord thy God thou shalt bow to, and Him only thou shalt serve.' 10 Jesus said to him, "Away from me, Satan! For it is written: 'Worship the Lord your God, and serve him only.' "
11 Then doth the Devil leave him, and lo, messengers came and were ministering to him. 11 Then the devil left him, and angels came and attended him.
12 And Jesus having heard that John was delivered up, did withdraw to Galilee, 12 When Jesus heard that John had been put in prison, he returned to Galilee.
13 and having left Nazareth, having come, he dwelt at Capernaum that is by the sea, in the borders of Zebulun and Naphtalim, 13 Leaving Nazareth, he went and lived in Capernaum, which was by the lake in the area of Zebulun and Naphtali--
14 that it might be fulfilled that was spoken through Isaiah the prophet, saying, 14 to fulfill what was said through the prophet Isaiah:
15 `Land of Zebulun and land of Naphtali, way of the sea, beyond the Jordan, Galilee of the nations! -- 15 "Land of Zebulun and land of Naphtali, the way to the sea, along the Jordan, Galilee of the Gentiles--
16 the people that is sitting in darkness saw a great light, and to those sitting in a region and shadow of death -- light arose to them.' 16 the people living in darkness have seen a great light; on those living in the land of the shadow of death a light has dawned."
17 From that time began Jesus to proclaim and to say, `Reform ye, for come nigh hath the reign of the heavens.' 17 From that time on Jesus began to preach, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near."
18 And Jesus, walking by the sea of Galilee, saw two brothers, Simon named Peter and Andrew his brother, casting a drag into the sea -- for they were fishers -- 18 As Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon called Peter and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the lake, for they were fishermen.
19 and he saith to them, `Come ye after me, and I will make you fishers of men,' 19 "Come, follow me," Jesus said, "and I will make you fishers of men."
20 and they, immediately, having left the nets, did follow him. 20 At once they left their nets and followed him.
21 And having advanced thence, he saw other two brothers, James of Zebedee, and John his brother, in the boat with Zebedee their father, refitting their nets, and he called them, 21 Going on from there, he saw two other brothers, James son of Zebedee and his brother John. They were in a boat with their father Zebedee, preparing their nets. Jesus called them,
22 and they, immediately, having left the boat and their father, did follow him. 22 and immediately they left the boat and their father and followed him.
23 And Jesus was going about all Galilee teaching in their synagogues, and proclaiming the good news of the reign, and healing every disease, and every malady among the people, 23 Jesus went throughout Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, preaching the good news of the kingdom, and healing every disease and sickness among the people.
24 and his fame went forth to all Syria, and they brought to him all having ailments, pressed with manifold sicknesses and pains, and demoniacs, and lunatics, and paralytics, and he healed them. 24 News about him spread all over Syria, and people brought to him all who were ill with various diseases, those suffering severe pain, the demon-possessed, those having seizures, and the paralyzed, and he healed them.
25 And there followed him many multitudes from Galilee, and Decapolis, and Jerusalem, and Judea, and beyond the Jordan. 25 Large crowds from Galilee, the Decapolis, Jerusalem, Judea and the region across the Jordan followed him.