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Luke 4

ESV 1 And Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the wilderness NIV 1 Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the desert, ESV 2 for forty days, being tempted by the devil. And he ate nothing during those days. And when they were ended, he was hungry. NIV 2 where for forty days he was tempted by the devil. He ate nothing during those days, and at the end of them he was hungry. ESV 3 The devil said to him, "If you are the Son of God, command this stone to become bread." NIV 3 The devil said to him, "If you are the Son of God, tell this stone to become bread." ESV 4 And Jesus answered him, "It is written, 'Man shall not live by bread alone.'" NIV 4 Jesus answered, "It is written: 'Man does not live on bread alone.' " ESV 5 And the devil took him up and showed him all the kingdoms of the world in a moment of time, NIV 5 The devil led him up to a high place and showed him in an instant all the kingdoms of the world. ESV 6 and said to him, "To you I will give all this authority and their glory, for it has been delivered to me, and I give it to whom I will. NIV 6 And he said to him, "I will give you all their authority and splendor, for it has been given to me, and I can give it to anyone I want to. ESV 7 If you, then, will worship me, it will all be yours." NIV 7 So if you worship me, it will all be yours." ESV 8 And Jesus answered him, "It is written, "'You shall worship the Lord your God, and him only shall you serve.'" NIV 8 Jesus answered, "It is written: 'Worship the Lord your God and serve him only.' " ESV 9 And he took him to Jerusalem and set him on the pinnacle of the temple and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, throw yourself down from here, NIV 9 The devil led him to Jerusalem and had him stand on the highest point of the temple. "If you are the Son of God," he said, "throw yourself down from here. ESV 10 for it is written, "'He will command his angels concerning you, to guard you,' NIV 10 For it is written: " 'He will command his angels concerning you to guard you carefully; ESV 11 and "'On their hands they will bear you up, lest you strike your foot against a stone.'" NIV 11 they will lift you up in their hands, so that you will not strike your foot against a stone.' " ESV 12 And Jesus answered him, "It is said, 'You shall not put the Lord your God to the test.'" NIV 12 Jesus answered, "It says: 'Do not put the Lord your God to the test.' " ESV 13 And when the devil had ended every temptation, he departed from him until an opportune time. NIV 13 When the devil had finished all this tempting, he left him until an opportune time. ESV 14 And Jesus returned in the power of the Spirit to Galilee, and a report about him went out through all the surrounding country. NIV 14 Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, and news about him spread through the whole countryside. ESV 15 And he taught in their synagogues, being glorified by all. NIV 15 He taught in their synagogues, and everyone praised him. ESV 16 And he came to Nazareth, where he had been brought up. And as was his custom, he went to the synagogue on the Sabbath day, and he stood up to read. NIV 16 He went to Nazareth, where he had been brought up, and on the Sabbath day he went into the synagogue, as was his custom. And he stood up to read. ESV 17 And the scroll of the prophet Isaiah was given to him. He unrolled the scroll and found the place where it was written, NIV 17 The scroll of the prophet Isaiah was handed to him. Unrolling it, he found the place where it is written: ESV 18 "The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim liberty to the captives and recovering of sight to the blind, to set at liberty those who are oppressed, NIV 18 "The Spirit of the Lord is on me, because he has anointed me to preach good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim freedom for the prisoners and recovery of sight for the blind, to release the oppressed, ESV 19 to proclaim the year of the Lord's favor." NIV 19 to proclaim the year of the Lord's favor." ESV 20 And he rolled up the scroll and gave it back to the attendant and sat down. And the eyes of all in the synagogue were fixed on him. NIV 20 Then he rolled up the scroll, gave it back to the attendant and sat down. The eyes of everyone in the synagogue were fastened on him, ESV 21 And he began to say to them, "Today this Scripture has been fulfilled in your hearing." NIV 21 and he began by saying to them, "Today this scripture is fulfilled in your hearing." ESV 22 And all spoke well of him and marveled at the gracious words that were coming from his mouth. And they said, "Is not this Joseph's son?" NIV 22 All spoke well of him and were amazed at the gracious words that came from his lips. "Isn't this Joseph's son?" they asked. ESV 23 And he said to them, "Doubtless you will quote to me this proverb, 'Physician, heal yourself.' What we have heard you did at Capernaum, do here in your hometown as well." NIV 23 Jesus said to them, "Surely you will quote this proverb to me: 'Physician, heal yourself ! Do here in your hometown what we have heard that you did in Capernaum.' " ESV 24 And he said, "Truly, I say to you, no prophet is acceptable in his hometown. NIV 24 "I tell you the truth," he continued, "no prophet is accepted in his hometown. ESV 25 But in truth, I tell you, there were many widows in Israel in the days of Elijah, when the heavens were shut up three years and six months, and a great famine came over all the land, NIV 25 I assure you that there were many widows in Israel in Elijah's time, when the sky was shut for three and a half years and there was a severe famine throughout the land. ESV 26 and Elijah was sent to none of them but only to Zarephath, in the land of Sidon, to a woman who was a widow. NIV 26 Yet Elijah was not sent to any of them, but to a widow in Zarephath in the region of Sidon. ESV 27 And there were many lepers in Israel in the time of the prophet Elisha, and none of them was cleansed, but only Naaman the Syrian." NIV 27 And there were many in Israel with leprosy in the time of Elisha the prophet, yet not one of them was cleansed--only Naaman the Syrian." ESV 28 When they heard these things, all in the synagogue were filled with wrath. NIV 28 All the people in the synagogue were furious when they heard this. ESV 29 And they rose up and drove him out of the town and brought him to the brow of the hill on which their town was built, so that they could throw him down the cliff. NIV 29 They got up, drove him out of the town, and took him to the brow of the hill on which the town was built, in order to throw him down the cliff. ESV 30 But passing through their midst, he went away. NIV 30 But he walked right through the crowd and went on his way. ESV 31 And he went down to Capernaum, a city of Galilee. And he was teaching them on the Sabbath, NIV 31 Then he went down to Capernaum, a town in Galilee, and on the Sabbath began to teach the people. ESV 32 and they were astonished at his teaching, for his word possessed authority. NIV 32 They were amazed at his teaching, because his message had authority. ESV 33 And in the synagogue there was a man who had the spirit of an unclean demon, and he cried out with a loud voice, NIV 33 In the synagogue there was a man possessed by a demon, an evil spirit. He cried out at the top of his voice, ESV 34 "Ha!What have you to do with us, Jesus of Nazareth? Have you come to destroy us? I know who you are--the Holy One of God." NIV 34 "Ha! What do you want with us, Jesus of Nazareth? Have you come to destroy us? I know who you are--the Holy One of God!" ESV 35 But Jesus rebuked him, saying, "Be silent and come out of him!" And when the demon had thrown him down in their midst, he came out of him, having done him no harm. NIV 35 "Be quiet!" Jesus said sternly. "Come out of him!" Then the demon threw the man down before them all and came out without injuring him. ESV 36 And they were all amazed and said to one another, "What is this word? For with authority and power he commands the unclean spirits, and they come out!" NIV 36 All the people were amazed and said to each other, "What is this teaching? With authority and power he gives orders to evil spirits and they come out!" ESV 37 And reports about him went out into every place in the surrounding region. NIV 37 And the news about him spread throughout the surrounding area. ESV 38 And he arose and left the synagogue and entered Simon's house. Now Simon's mother-in-law was ill with a high fever, and they appealed to him on her behalf. NIV 38 Jesus left the synagogue and went to the home of Simon. Now Simon's mother-in-law was suffering from a high fever, and they asked Jesus to help her. ESV 39 And he stood over her and rebuked the fever, and it left her, and immediately she rose and began to serve them. NIV 39 So he bent over her and rebuked the fever, and it left her. She got up at once and began to wait on them. ESV 40 Now when the sun was setting, all those who had any who were sick with various diseases brought them to him, and he laid his hands on every one of them and healed them. NIV 40 When the sun was setting, the people brought to Jesus all who had various kinds of sickness, and laying his hands on each one, he healed them. ESV 41 And demons also came out of many, crying, "You are the Son of God!" But he rebuked them and would not allow them to speak, because they knew that he was the Christ. NIV 41 Moreover, demons came out of many people, shouting, "You are the Son of God!" But he rebuked them and would not allow them to speak, because they knew he was the Christ. ESV 42 And when it was day, he departed and went into a desolate place. And the people sought him and came to him, and would have kept him from leaving them, NIV 42 At daybreak Jesus went out to a solitary place. The people were looking for him and when they came to where he was, they tried to keep him from leaving them. ESV 43 but he said to them, "I must preach the good news of the kingdom of God to the other towns as well; for I was sent for this purpose." NIV 43 But he said, "I must preach the good news of the kingdom of God to the other towns also, because that is why I was sent." ESV 44 And he was preaching in the synagogues of Judea. NIV 44 And he kept on preaching in the synagogues of Judea.