Matthew 4:3-6 NIV

3 The tempter1 came to him and said, "If you are the Son of God,2 tell these stones to become bread."

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4 Jesus answered, "It is written: 'Man does not live on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.'a "3

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5 Then the devil took him to the holy city4 and had him stand on the highest point of the temple.

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6 "If you are the Son of God,"5 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.'b "6

References for Matthew 4:6

    • b 4:6 - Psalm 91:11,12