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Then Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.

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And when He had fasted forty days and forty nights, afterward He was hungry.

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Now when the tempter came to Him, he said, “If You are the Son of God, command that these stones become bread.”

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But He answered and said, “It is written, ‘Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds from the mouth of God.’ ”[fn]

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Then the devil took Him up into the holy city, set Him on the pinnacle of the temple,

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Jesus said to him, “It is written again, ‘You shall not tempt the LORD your God.’ ”[fn]

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Again, the devil took Him up on an exceedingly high mountain, and showed Him all the kingdoms of the world and their glory.

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and immediately they left the boat and their father, and followed Him.

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Great multitudes followed Him—from Galilee, and from Decapolis, Jerusalem, Judea, and beyond the Jordan.
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NKJV Footnotes
Deuteronomy 8:3
Psalm 91:11, 12
Deuteronomy 6:16
M-Text reads Get behind Me.
Deuteronomy 6:13
Isaiah 9:1, 2

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