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Matthew 4 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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The Temptation of Jesus

(Mar 1:12, 13; Luk 4:1–13 )
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:1 - Then Yeshua was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:2 - When he had fasted forty days and forty nights, he was hungry afterward.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:3 - The tempter came and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, command that these stones become bread."
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:4 - But he answered, "It is written, 'Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds out of the mouth of God.'"
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:5 - Then the devil took him into the holy city. He set him on the pinnacle of the temple,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:6 - and said to him, "If you are the Son of God, throw yourself down, for it is written, 'He will give his angels charge concerning you.' and, 'On their hands they will bear you up, So that you don't dash your foot against a stone.'"
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:7 - Yeshua said to him, "Again, it is written, 'You shall not test the Lord, your God.'"
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:8 - Again, the devil took him to an exceedingly high mountain, and showed him all the kingdoms of the world, and their glory.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:9 - He said to him, "I will give you all of these things, if you will fall down and worship me."
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:10 - Then Yeshua said to him, "Get behind me, Hasatan! For it is written, 'You shall worship the Lord your God, and him only shall you serve.'"
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:11 - Then the devil left him, and behold, angels came and ministered to him.

Jesus Begins His Ministry

(Mar 1:14, 15; Luk 4:14, 15 )
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:12 - Now when Yeshua heard that Yochanan was delivered up, he withdrew into the Galil.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:13 - Leaving Natzeret, he came and lived in Kafar-Nachum, which is by the sea, in the region of Zevulun and Naftali,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:14 - that it might be fulfilled which was spoken through Yesha`yahu the prophet, saying,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:15 - "The land of Zevulun and the land of Naftali, Toward the sea, beyond the Yarden, Galil of the Goyim,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:16 - The people who sat in darkness saw a great light, To those who sat in the region and shadow of death, To them light has dawned."
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:17 - From that time, Yeshua began to preach, and to say, "Repent! For the Kingdom of Heaven is at hand."

The First Disciples

(Mar 1:16–20; Luk 5:1–11 )
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:18 - Walking by the sea of the Galil, he saw two brothers: Shim`on, who is called Rock, and Andrai, his brother, casting a net into the sea; for they were fishermen.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:19 - He said to them, "Come after me, and I will make you fishers for men."
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:20 - They immediately left their nets and followed him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:21 - Going on from there, he saw two other brothers, Ya`akov the son of Zavdai, and Yochanan his brother, in the boat with Zavdai their father, mending their nets. He called them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:22 - They immediately left the boat and their father, and followed him.

Ministry in Galilee

(Mar 1:35–39; Luk 4:44; 6:17–19 )
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:23 - Yeshua went about in all Galil, teaching in their synagogues, preaching the Good News of the kingdom, and healing every disease and every sickness among the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:24 - The report about him went out into all Aram. They brought to him all who were sick, afflicted with various diseases and torments, possessed with demons, epileptics, and paralytics; and he healed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:25 - Great multitudes from the Galil, Decapolis, Yerushalayim, Yehudah and from beyond the Yarden followed him.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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