Parallel Bible results for Matthew 4:1-6

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Matthew 4:1-6

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.' "