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Matthew 4 :: New American Standard Bible 2020 (NASB20)

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The Temptation of Jesus

(Mar 1:12, 13; Luk 4:1–13 )
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:1 - Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:2 - And after He had fasted for forty days and forty nights, He [fn]then became hungry.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:3 - And 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 and said, “It is written: ‘MAN SHALL NOT LIVE ON BREAD ALONE, BUT ON EVERY WORD THAT COMES OUT OF THE MOUTH OF GOD.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:5 - Then the devil *took Him along into the holy city and had Him stand on the pinnacle of the temple,
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:6 - and he *said to Him, “If You are the Son of God, throw Yourself down; for it is written:
‘HE WILL GIVE HIS ANGELS ORDERS CONCERNING YOU’;
and
‘ON THEIR HANDS THEY WILL LIFT YOU UP,
SO THAT YOU DO NOT STRIKE YOUR FOOT AGAINST A STONE.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:7 - Jesus said to him, [fn]On the other hand, it is written: ‘YOU SHALL NOT PUT THE LORD YOUR GOD TO THE TEST.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:8 - Again, the devil *took Him along to a very high mountain and *showed Him all the kingdoms of the world and their glory;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:9 - and he said to Him, “All these things I will give You, if You fall down and [fn]worship me.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:10 - Then Jesus *said to him, “Go away, Satan! For it is written: ‘YOU SHALL WORSHIP THE LORD YOUR GOD, AND [fn]SERVE HIM ONLY.’”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:11 - Then the devil *left Him; and behold, angels came and began to serve Him.

Jesus Begins His Ministry

(Mar 1:14, 15; Luk 4:14, 15 )
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:12 - Now when Jesus heard that John had been taken into custody, He withdrew into Galilee;
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:13 - and leaving Nazareth, He came and settled in Capernaum, which is by the sea, in the region of Zebulun and Naphtali.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:14 - This happened so that what was spoken through Isaiah the prophet would be fulfilled:
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:15 - “THE LAND OF ZEBULUN AND THE LAND OF NAPHTALI,
[fn]BY THE WAY OF THE SEA, ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE JORDAN, GALILEE OF THE [fn]GENTILES
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:16 - THE PEOPLE WHO WERE SITTING IN DARKNESS SAW A GREAT LIGHT,
AND THOSE WHO WERE SITTING IN THE LAND AND SHADOW OF DEATH,
UPON THEM A LIGHT DAWNED.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:17 - From that time Jesus began to [fn]preach and say, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven [fn]is at hand.”

The First Disciples

(Mar 1:16–20; Luk 5:1–11 )
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:18 - Now as Jesus was walking by the Sea of Galilee, He saw two brothers, Simon, who was called Peter, and his brother Andrew, casting a net into the sea; for they were fishermen.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:19 - And He *said to them, [fn]Follow Me, and I will make you fishers of people.”
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:20 - Immediately they left their nets and followed Him.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:21 - Going on from there He saw two other brothers, [fn]James the son of Zebedee, and his brother [fn]John, in the boat with their father Zebedee, mending their nets; and He called them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:22 - Immediately they 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 - Jesus was going about in all of Galilee, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the [fn]gospel of the kingdom, and healing every disease and every sickness among the people.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:24 - And the news about Him spread throughout Syria; and they brought to Him all who were ill, those suffering with various diseases and severe pain, demon-possessed, people with epilepsy, and people who were paralyzed; and He healed them.
Unchecked Copy BoxMat 4:25 - Large crowds followed Him from Galilee and the Decapolis, and Jerusalem, and Judea, and from beyond the Jordan.
NASB20 Footnotes
Or later became; or afterward became
Or Again
Lit prostrate Yourself to
Or fulfill religious duty to Him
Or Toward the sea
Lit nations, usually non-Jewish
Or proclaim
Lit has come near
Or Come after Me
Or Jacob
Gr Joannes, for Heb Johanan
Or good news
NASB20

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