3 The devil[a] came to tempt him and said, “If you are the Son of God, tell these rocks to become bread.”
4 Jesus answered him, “The Scriptures say,
‘It is not just bread that keeps people alive.
Their lives depend on what God says.’” (A)
5 Then the devil led Jesus to the holy city of Jerusalem and put him on a high place at the edge of the Temple area.Read full chapter
- Matthew 4:3 The devil Literally, “The tempter.”