[DailyReading] Jesus identifies with us in temptation
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Thu Apr 24 00:00:03 MDT 2014
Lesson: Brethren of Christ
Reading: Jesus identifies with us in temptation 2014-04-24
Reference: Luke 4:1-13
Luke 4:1: And Jesus being full of the Holy Ghost returned from Jordan, and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness,
Luke 4:2: Being forty days tempted of the devil. And in those days he did eat nothing: and when they were ended, he afterward hungered.
Luke 4:3: And the devil said unto him, If thou be the Son of God, command this stone that it be made bread.
Luke 4:4: And Jesus answered him, saying, It is written, That man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word of God.
Luke 4:5: And the devil, taking him up into an high mountain, shewed unto him all the kingdoms of the world in a moment of time.
Luke 4:6: And the devil said unto him, All this power will I give thee, and the glory of them: for that is delivered unto me; and to whomsoever I will I give it.
Luke 4:7: If thou therefore wilt worship me, all shall be thine.
Luke 4:8: And Jesus answered and said unto him, Get thee behind me, Satan: for it is written, Thou shalt worship the Lord thy God, and him only shalt thou serve.
Luke 4:9: And he brought him to Jerusalem, and set him on a pinnacle of the temple, and said unto him, If thou be the Son of God, cast thyself down from hence:
Luke 4:10: For it is written, He shall give his angels charge over thee, to keep thee:
Luke 4:11: And in their hands they shall bear thee up, lest at any time thou dash thy foot against a stone.
Luke 4:12: And Jesus answering said unto him, It is said, Thou shalt not tempt the Lord thy God.
Luke 4:13: And when the devil had ended all the temptation, he departed from him for a season.
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