Parallel Bible results for Matthew 4

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Matthew 4

NRS 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. NRS 2 He fasted forty days and forty nights, and afterwards he was famished. NIV 2 After fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry. NRS 3 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." NRS 4 But he answered, "It is written, "One does 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.' " NRS 5 Then the devil took him to the holy city and placed 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. NRS 6 saying 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, so that you will not dash 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.' " NRS 7 Jesus said to him, "Again it is 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.' " NRS 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. NRS 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." NRS 10 Jesus said to him, "Away with you, Satan! for it is written, "Worship the Lord your God, and serve only him.' " NIV 10 Jesus said to him, "Away from me, Satan! For it is written: 'Worship the Lord your God, and serve him only.' " NRS 11 Then the devil left him, and suddenly angels came and waited on him. NIV 11 Then the devil left him, and angels came and attended him. NRS 12 Now when Jesus heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew to Galilee. NIV 12 When Jesus heard that John had been put in prison, he returned to Galilee. NRS 13 He left Nazareth and made his home 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-- NRS 14 so that what had been spoken through the prophet Isaiah might be fulfilled: NIV 14 to fulfill what was said through the prophet Isaiah: NRS 15 "Land of Zebulun, land of Naphtali, on the road by the sea, across 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-- NRS 16 the people who sat in darkness have seen a great light, and for those who sat in the region and shadow of death 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." NRS 17 From that time Jesus began to proclaim, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near." NIV 17 From that time on Jesus began to preach, "Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near." NRS 18 As he walked 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. NRS 19 And he said to them, "Follow me, and I will make you fish for people." NIV 19 "Come, follow me," Jesus said, "and I will make you fishers of men." NRS 20 Immediately they left their nets and followed him. NIV 20 At once they left their nets and followed him. NRS 21 As he went from there, he saw two other brothers, James son of Zebedee and his brother John, in the boat with their father Zebedee, 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, NRS 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. NRS 23 Jesus went throughout Galilee, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the good news of the kingdom and curing every disease and every 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. NRS 24 So his fame spread throughout all Syria, and they brought to him all the sick, those who were afflicted with various diseases and pains, demoniacs, epileptics, and paralytics, and he cured 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. NRS 25 And great crowds followed him from Galilee, the Decapolis, Jerusalem, Judea, and from beyond the Jordan. NIV 25 Large crowds from Galilee, the Decapolis, Jerusalem, Judea and the region across the Jordan followed him.