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1 Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the Devil. 1 Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the desert to be tempted by the devil.
2 After He had fasted 40 days and 40 nights, He was hungry. 2 After fasting forty days and forty 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." 3 The tempter came to 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. " 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 the Devil took Him to the holy city, had Him stand 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 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. " 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 told him, "It is also written: Do not test the Lord your God. " 7 Jesus answered him, "It is also written: 'Do not put the Lord your God to the test.' "
8 Again, the Devil took Him to a very high mountain and showed Him all the kingdoms of the world and their splendor. 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." 9 "All this I will give you," he said, "if you will bow down and worship me."
10 Then Jesus told him, "Go away, Satan! For it is written: Worship the Lord your God, and serve only Him. " 10 Jesus said to him, "Away from me, Satan! For it is written: 'Worship the Lord your God, and serve him only.' "
11 Then the Devil left Him, and immediately angels came and began to serve Him. 11 Then the devil left him, and angels came and attended him.
12 When He heard that John had been arrested, He withdrew into Galilee. 12 When Jesus heard that John had been put in prison, he returned to Galilee.
13 He left Nazareth behind and went to live in Capernaum by the sea, in the region of Zebulun and Naphtali. 13 Leaving Nazareth, he went and lived in Capernaum, which was by the lake in the area of Zebulun and Naphtali--
14 This was to fulfill what was spoken through the prophet Isaiah: 14 to fulfill what was said through the prophet Isaiah:
15 Land of Zebulun and land of Naphtali, along the sea road, beyond the Jordan, Galilee of the Gentiles! 15 "Land of Zebulun and land of Naphtali, the way to the sea, along the Jordan, Galilee of the Gentiles--
16 The people who live in darkness have seen a great light, and for those living in the shadowland of death, light has dawned. 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 then on Jesus began to preach, "Repent, because the kingdom of heaven has come near!" 17 From that time on Jesus began to preach, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near."
18 As He was walking along the Sea of Galilee, He saw two brothers, Simon, who was called Peter, and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the sea, since they were fishermen. 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 "Follow Me," He told them, "and I will make you fish for people!" 19 "Come, follow me," Jesus said, "and I will make you fishers of men."
20 Immediately they left their nets and followed Him. 20 At once they left their nets and followed him.
21 Going on from there, He saw two other brothers, James the son of Zebedee, and his brother John. They were in a boat with Zebedee their father, mending 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 Immediately they left the boat and their father and followed Him. 22 and immediately they left the boat and their father and followed him.
23 Jesus was going all over Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, preaching the good news of the kingdom, and healing every disease and sickness 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 Then the news about Him spread throughout Syria. So they brought to Him all those who were afflicted, those suffering from various diseases and intense pains, the demon-possessed, the epileptics, and the 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 Large crowds followed Him from Galilee, Decapolis, Jerusalem, Judea, and beyond the Jordan. 25 Large crowds from Galilee, the Decapolis, Jerusalem, Judea and the region across the Jordan followed him.