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Matthew 4

ESV 1 Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. NIV 1 Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the desert to be tempted by the devil. ESV 2 And after fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry. NIV 2 After fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry. ESV 3 And the tempter came and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, command these stones to become loaves of bread." NIV 3 The tempter came to him and said, "If you are the Son of God, tell these stones to become bread." ESV 4 But he answered, "It is written, "'Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.'" NIV 4 Jesus answered, "It is written: 'Man does not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.' " ESV 5 Then the devil took him to the holy city and set him on the pinnacle of the temple NIV 5 Then the devil took him to the holy city and had him stand on the highest point of the temple. ESV 6 and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, throw yourself down, for it is written, "'He will command his angels concerning you, 'and "'On their hands they will bear you up, lest you strike your foot against a stone.'" NIV 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.' " ESV 7 Jesus said to him, "Again it is written, 'You shall not put the Lord your God to the test.'" NIV 7 Jesus answered him, "It is also written: 'Do not put the Lord your God to the test.' " ESV 8 Again, the devil took him to a very high mountain and showed him all the kingdoms of the world and their glory. NIV 8 Again, the devil took him to a very high mountain and showed him all the kingdoms of the world and their splendor. ESV 9 And he said to him, "All these I will give you, if you will fall down and worship me." NIV 9 "All this I will give you," he said, "if you will bow down and worship me." ESV 10 Then Jesus said to him, "Be gone, Satan! For it is written, "'You shall worship the Lord your God and him only shall you serve.'" NIV 10 Jesus said to him, "Away from me, Satan! For it is written: 'Worship the Lord your God, and serve him only.' " ESV 11 Then the devil left him, and behold, angels came and were ministering to him. NIV 11 Then the devil left him, and angels came and attended him. ESV 12 Now when he heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew into Galilee. NIV 12 When Jesus heard that John had been put in prison, he returned to Galilee. ESV 13 And leaving Nazareth he went and lived in Capernaum by the sea, in the territory of Zebulun and Naphtali, NIV 13 Leaving Nazareth, he went and lived in Capernaum, which was by the lake in the area of Zebulun and Naphtali-- ESV 14 so that what was spoken by the prophet Isaiah might be fulfilled: NIV 14 to fulfill what was said through the prophet Isaiah: ESV 15 "The land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali, the way of the sea, beyond the Jordan, Galilee of the Gentiles-- NIV 15 "Land of Zebulun and land of Naphtali, the way to the sea, along the Jordan, Galilee of the Gentiles-- ESV 16 the people dwelling in darkness have seen a great light, and for those dwelling in the region and shadow of death, on them a light has dawned." NIV 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." ESV 17 From that time Jesus began to preach, saying, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is at hand." NIV 17 From that time on Jesus began to preach, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near." ESV 18 While walking by the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon (who is called Peter) and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea, for they were fishermen. NIV 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. ESV 19 And he said to them, "Follow me, and I will make you fishers of men." NIV 19 "Come, follow me," Jesus said, "and I will make you fishers of men." ESV 20 Immediately they left their nets and followed him. NIV 20 At once they left their nets and followed him. ESV 21 And going on from there he saw two other brothers, James the son of Zebedee and John his brother, in the boat with Zebedee their father, mending their nets, and he called them. NIV 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, ESV 22 Immediately they left the boat and their father and followed him. NIV 22 and immediately they left the boat and their father and followed him. ESV 23 And he went throughout all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the gospel of the kingdom and healing every disease and every affliction among the people. NIV 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. ESV 24 So his fame spread throughout all Syria, and they brought him all the sick, those afflicted with various diseases and pains, those oppressed by demons, epileptics, and paralytics, and he healed them. NIV 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. ESV 25 And great crowds followed him from Galilee and the Decapolis, and from Jerusalem and Judea, and from beyond the Jordan. NIV 25 Large crowds from Galilee, the Decapolis, Jerusalem, Judea and the region across the Jordan followed him.