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Matthew 4

NIV 1 Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the desert to be tempted by the devil. NIV 1 Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the desert to be tempted by the devil. NIV 2 After fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry. NIV 2 After fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry. NIV 3 The tempter came to him and said, "If you are the Son of God, tell these stones to become bread." NIV 3 The tempter came to him and said, "If you are the Son of God, tell these stones to become bread." 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.' " 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.' " NIV 5 Then the devil took him to the holy city and had him stand on the highest point 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. 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.' " 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.' " NIV 7 Jesus answered him, "It is also written: 'Do 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.' " NIV 8 Again, the devil took him to a very high mountain and showed him all the kingdoms of the world and their splendor. NIV 8 Again, the devil took him to a very high mountain and showed him all the kingdoms of the world and their splendor. NIV 9 "All this I will give you," he said, "if you will bow down and worship me." NIV 9 "All this I will give you," he said, "if you will bow down and worship me." NIV 10 Jesus said to him, "Away from me, Satan! For it is written: 'Worship the Lord your God, and serve him only.' " NIV 10 Jesus said to him, "Away from me, Satan! For it is written: 'Worship the Lord your God, and serve him only.' " NIV 11 Then the devil left him, and angels came and attended him. NIV 11 Then the devil left him, and angels came and attended him. NIV 12 When Jesus heard that John had been put in prison, he returned to Galilee. NIV 12 When Jesus heard that John had been put in prison, he returned to Galilee. NIV 13 Leaving Nazareth, he went and lived in Capernaum, which was by the lake in the area 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-- NIV 14 to fulfill what was said through the prophet Isaiah: NIV 14 to fulfill what was said through the prophet Isaiah: NIV 15 "Land of Zebulun and land of Naphtali, the way to the sea, along 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-- 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." 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." NIV 17 From that time on Jesus began to preach, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near." NIV 17 From that time on Jesus began to preach, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near." 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. 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. NIV 19 "Come, follow me," Jesus said, "and I will make you fishers of men." NIV 19 "Come, follow me," Jesus said, "and I will make you fishers of men." NIV 20 At once they left their nets and followed him. NIV 20 At once they left their nets and followed him. 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, 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, NIV 22 and 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. 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. 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. 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. 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. NIV 25 Large crowds from Galilee, the Decapolis, Jerusalem, Judea and the region across the Jordan followed him. NIV 25 Large crowds from Galilee, the Decapolis, Jerusalem, Judea and the region across the Jordan followed him.