Jesus is tempted
1 Then was Jesus led up of the Spirit
into the wilderness to be tempted of the devil.
As it is written
in the prophets, Behold, I send my messenger before thy
face, which shall prepare thy way before thee.
Luke 4:1 And Jesus being full of the Holy Ghost returned
from Jordan, and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness,
Ezekiel 8:3 And he put forth the form of an hand, and took
me by a lock of mine head; and the spirit lifted me up
between the earth and the heaven, and brought me in the
visions of God to Jerusalem, to the door of the inner gate
that looketh toward the north; where was the seat
of the image of jealousy, which provoketh to jealousy.
1 Moreover the spirit lifted me up, and brought me unto the
east gate of the LORD'S house, which looketh eastward: and
behold at the door of the gate five and twenty men; among
whom I saw Jaazaniah the son of Azur, and Pelatiah the son
of Benaiah, princes of the people.
24 Afterwards the spirit took me up, and brought me in a
vision by the Spirit of God into Chaldea, to them of the
captivity. So the vision that I had seen went up from me.
Ezekiel 40:2 In the visions of God brought he me into the
land of Israel, and set me upon a very high mountain, by
which was as the frame of a city on the south.
Ezekiel 43:5 So the spirit took me up, and brought me into
the inner court; and, behold, the glory of the LORD filled
Acts 8:39 And when they were come up out of the water,
the Spirit of the Lord caught away Philip, that the eunuch
saw him no more: and he went on his way rejoicing.
2 And when he
had fasted forty days and forty nights, he was afterward an
3 And when the
tempter came to him, he said, If thou be the Son of God,
command that these stones be made bread.
But he answered and said,
It is written, Man shall not live by
bread alone, but by every word that proceedeth out of the
mouth of God.
humbled thee, and suffered thee to hunger, and fed thee with
manna, which thou knewest not, neither did thy fathers know;
that he might make thee know that man doth not live by bread
only, but by every word that proceedeth out of the
mouth of the LORD doth man live.
5 Then the devil
taketh him up into the holy city, and setteth him on a
pinnacle of the temple,
And the rulers
of the people dwelt at Jerusalem: the rest of the people
also cast lots, to bring one of ten to dwell in Jerusalem
the holy city, and nine parts to dwell in other
For they call
themselves of the holy city, and stay themselves upon the
God of Israel; The LORD of hosts is his name.
put on thy strength, O Zion; put on thy beautiful garments,
O Jerusalem, the holy city: for henceforth there shall no
more come into thee the uncircumcised and the unclean.
And came out of
the graves after his resurrection, and went into the holy
city, and appeared unto many.
But the court
which is without the temple leave out, and measure it not;
for it is given unto the Gentiles: and the holy city shall
they tread under foot forty and two months.
6 And saith unto
him, If thou be the Son of God, cast thyself down: for it is
written, He shall give his angels charge concerning thee:
and in their hands they shall bear thee up, lest at
any time thou dash thy foot against a stone.
For he shall
give his angels charge over thee, to keep thee in all thy
They shall bear
thee up in their hands, lest thou dash thy foot
against a stone.
7 Jesus said
It is written again, Thou shalt not
tempt the Lord thy God.
shall not tempt the LORD your God, as ye tempted him
8 Again, the
devil taketh him up into an exceeding high mountain, and
sheweth him all the kingdoms of the world, and the glory of
9 And saith unto
him, All these things will I give thee, if thou wilt fall
down and worship me.
10 Then saith
Jesus unto him,
Get thee hence, Satan: for it is
written, Thou shalt worship the Lord thy God, and him only
shalt thou serve.
shalt fear the LORD thy God, and serve him, and shalt swear
by his name.
Thou shalt fear
the LORD thy God; him shalt thou serve, and to him shalt
thou cleave, and swear by his name.
fear the LORD, and serve him in sincerity and in truth: and
put away the gods which your fathers served on the other
side of the flood, and in Egypt; and serve ye the LORD.
1 Sam 7:3
And Samuel spake
unto all the house of Israel, saying, If ye do return unto
the LORD with all your hearts, then put away the
strange gods and Ashtaroth from among you, and prepare your
hearts unto the LORD, and serve him only: and he will
deliver you out of the hand of the Philistines.
11 Then the
devil leaveth him, and, behold, angels came and ministered
Being made so
much better than the angels, as he hath by inheritance
obtained a more excellent name than they.