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rest upon him, the spirit of wisdom | While he yet spake, behold, a bright and understanding, the spirit of coun- cloud overshadowed them: and besel and might, the spirit of knowledge hold a voice out of the cloud, which and of the fear of the LORD, Isa. xi. said, This is my beloved Son, in whom 2. BEUOLD my servant, whom I up- I am well pleased; hear ye him, xvii. hold; mine elect, in whom my soul 5. But last of all he sent unto them delighteth : I have put my spirit upon his son, saying, They will reverence him: he shall bring forth judgment to my son, xxi. 37. I will declare the the Gentiles, xlii. 1. The Spirit of decree: the Lord hath said unto me, the Lord God is upon me; because the Thou art my Son; this day have I beLORD hath anointed me to preach gotten thee, Ps.ii. 7. Berold my sergood tidings unto the meek; he hath vant, whom I uphold, mine elect, in sent me to bind up the broken hearted, whom my soul delighteth ; I have put to proclaim liberty to the captives, and my spirit upon him: be shall bring the opening of the prison to them that forth judgment to the Gentiles, Isa. are bound, lxi. 1. * And straightway xlii. 1. The LORD is well pleased for coming up out of the water, he saw the his righteousness' sake; he will magheavens opened, and the Spirit like a nify the law, and make it honourable, dove descending upon him, Mark i.10. 21. And there came a voice from And the Holy Ghost descended in a bo- heaven, saying, Thou art my beloved dily shape like a dove upon him, Luke Son, in whom I am well pleased, iii. 22. And John bare record, saying, Mark i. 11. And there was a cloud I saw the Spirit descending from hea- that overshadowed them : and a voice ven like a dove, and it abode upon came out of the cloud, saying, This is him, John i. 32. For he whom God my beloved Son; hear him, ix. 7. hath sent speaketh the words of God: And the Holy Ghost descended in a for God giveth not the Spirit by mea- bodily shape, like a dove upon him; sure unto him, iii. 34.
and a voice came from heaven, which VER. 17.
said, Thou art my beloved Son ; in thee Kai idoù, porn fx tāv õugavõr, néyouea there came a voice out of the cloud,
I am well pleased, Luke iii. 22. And Ούτός έστιν ο υιός μου ο αγαπητός, ενώ ευ
saying, This is my beloved Son: hear δόκησα. .
him, ix. 35. To the praise of the And, a lo, a voice from heaven, saying, glory of his grace; wherein he hath b This is my beloved Son, in whom I am made us accepted in the beloved, Eph. well pleased.
i. 6. Who hath delivered us from the a And the Father himself, which hath power of darkness, and hath translated sent me, hath borne witness of me. us into the kingdom of his dear Son, Ye have neither heard his voice at any Col.i. 13. For he received from God time, nor seen his shape, John v. 37. the Father honour and glory, when Father, glorify thy name. Then came there came such a voice to him from there a voice from heaven, saying, I the excellent glory, This is my beloved bave both glorified it, and will glorify Son, in whom I am well pleased, 2 it again. The people therefore, that Pet. i. 17. stood by, and heard it, said that it
CHAP. IV.-VER. 1. thundered: others said, an angel spake to him. Jesus answered and του Πνεύματος, πειρασθήναι υπό του δια
Τότε ο Ιησούς ανήχθη εις την έρημον υπό said, This voice came not because of
βόλου. . me, but for your sakes, xii. 28–30. And I heard a voice from heaven, as
Tuen a was Jesus led up b of the Spirit the voice of many waters, and as the into the wilderness, to be tempted of the
d devil. voice of a great thunder: and I heard the voice of harpers harping with their a And immediately the Spirit drivharps, Rev. xiv. 2.
eth him into the wilderness. And he bBehold my servant, whom I have was there in the wilderness forty days, chosen; my beloved, in whom my soul tempted of Satan; and was with the is well pleased : I will put my Spirit wild beasts; and the angels ministered upon him, and he shall shew judg. unto him, Marki. 12, 13. And Jesus ment to the Gentiles, Matt. xii. 18. I being full of the Holy Ghost returned
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MATT. IV. I.
from Jordan, and was led by the Spirit | thee and the woman, and between into the wilderness, Luke iv. 1. thy seed and her seed; it shall bruise
b And it shall come to pass, as soon thy head, and thou shalt bruise his as I am gone from thee, that the Spirit heel, Gen. iii. 15. Hereafter I will of the LORD shall carry thee whither not talk much with you: for the I know not; and so when I come and Prince of this world cometh, and hath tell Ahab, and he cannot find thee, he nothing in me, John xiv. 30. For in shall slay me: but I thy servant fear that he himself hath suffered being the Lord from my youth, 1 Kings xviii. tempted, he is able to succour them 12. And they said unto him, Behold that are tempted, Heb. ii. 18. For now, there be with thy servants fifty we have not an High Priest which strong men; let them go, we pray thee, cannot be touched with the feeling of and seek thy master : lest peradven- our infirmities; but was in all points ture the Spirit of the Lord hath taken tempted like as we are, yet without sin. him up, and cast him upon some moun- Let us therefore come boldly unto the tain, or into some valley. And he said, throne of grace, that we may obtain Ye shall not send, 2 Kings ii. 16. Then mercy, and find grace to help in time the Spirit took me up, and I heard be- of need, iv. 15, 16. hind me a voice of a great rushing, d The tares are the children of the saying, Blessed be the glory of the wicked one ; the enemy that sowed LORD from his place. So the Spirit them is the devil, Matt. xiii. 38, 39. lifted me up, and took me away, and And Satan stood up against Israel, I went in bitterness, in the heat of my and provoked David to number Israel, spirit ; but the hand of the LORD was 1 Chron. xxi. 1. Now there was a strong upon me, Ezek. iii. 12.14. And day when the sons of God came to he put forth the form of an hand, and present themselves before the LORD, took me by a lock of mine head ; and and Satan came among them. And the Spirit" lifted me up between the the Lord said unto Satan, Whence earth and the heaven, and brought me comest thou? Then Satan answered in the visions of God to Jerusalem, to the LORD, and said, From going to the door of the inner gate that looketh and fro in the earth, and from walktoward the north; where was the seat ing up and down in it, Job i. 6, 7. of the image of jealousy, which pro- And these are they by the way-side, voketh to jealousy, viii. 3. Moreover where the word is sown; but when the spirit lifted me up, and brought me they have heard, Satan cometh imunto the east gate of the Lord's house, mediately, and taketh away the word which looketh eastward: and behold that was sown in their hearts, Mark at the door of the gate five and twenty iv. 15. Then entered Satan into Judas men; among whom I saw Jaazaniah surnamed Iscariot, being of the numson of Azar, and Pelatiah the son of ber of the twelve, Luke xxii. 3. And Benaiah, princes of the people, xi. 1. the Lord said, Simon, Simon, behold, Afterwards the Spirit took me up, and Satan hath desired to have you, that brought me in a vision by the Spirit of he may sift you as wheat, 31. And God into Chaldea, to them of the cap- he brake the bands, and was driven of tivity. So the vision that I had seen the devil into the wilderness, viii. 29. went up from me, 24. In the pi- And supper being ended (the devil sions of God brought he me into the having now put into the heart of Juland of Israel, and set me upon a very das Iscariot, Simon's son, to betray high mountain, by which was as the him), John xiii. 2. And after the sop frame of a city on the south, xl. 2. So Satan entered into him, 27. To the Spirit took me up, and brought me deliver such an one unto Satan for into the inner court; and behold the the destruction of the flesh, 1 Cor. v. glory of the LORD filled the house, xliii. 5. Defraud you not one the other, 5. And when they were come up out except it be with consent for a time, of the water, the Spirit of the Lord that ye may give yourselves to fasting caught away Philip, that the eunuch and prayer; and come together again, saw him no more: and he went on that Satan tempt you not for your inhis way rejoicing, Acts viii. 39. continency, vii. 5. Lest Satan sbould
And I will put enmity between get an advantage of us, for we are
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A. D. 27 not ignorant of his devices, 2 Cor. ii. the devil that deceived them was cast 11. And lest I should be exalted into the lake of fire and brimstone, above measure through the abundance where the beast and the false prophet of the revelations, there was given to are, and shall be tormented day and me a thom in the flesh, the messen- night for ever and ever, xx. 10. ger of Satan to buffet me, lest I
VER. 2. should be exalted above measure,
xii. 7. Neither give place to the devil,
και νηστεύσας ημέρας τεσσαράκοντα και Epb. iv. 27. Put on the whole armour
νύκτας τεσσαράκοντα, ύστερον επείνασε. of God, that ye may be able to stand
And when he had a fasted forty days against the wiles of the devil, vi. 11. and forty nights, b he was afterward an Forasmuch then as the children are
hungred. partakers of flesh and blood, he also a And Moses went into the midst himself likewise took part of the of the cloud, and gat him up into the same; that through death he might mount: and Moses was in the mount destroy him that had the power of forty days and forty nights, Exod. death, that is, the devil, Heb. ii. 14. xxiv. 18. And he was there with the Submit yourselves therefore to God, LORD forty days and forty nights; he resist the devil, and he will flee from did neither eat bread nor drink water, you, James iv. 7. Be sober, be vigi- and he wrote upon the tables the words lant; because your adversary the de- of the covenant, the ten commandvil, as a roaring lion, walketh about ments, wxiv. 28. When I was gone up seeking whom he may devour, 1 Pet. into the mount to receive the tables v. 8. He that committeth sin is of of stone, even the tables of the covethe devil; for the devil sinneth from nant which the Lord made with you, the beginning. For this purpose the then I abode in the mount forty days Son of God was manifested, that he and forty nights, I neither did eat might destroy the works of the devil, bread nor drink water, Deut. ix. 9. And 1 John iii. 8. Yet Michael the Arch- I fell down before the Lord as at the angel, when contending with the de- first forty days and forty nights : I vil he disputed about the body of did neither eat bread nor drink water, Moses, durst not bring against him a because of all your sins which ye railing accusation, but said, the Lord sinned, in doing wickedly in the sight rebuke thee, Jude 9. Behold, the of the LORD, to provoke him to andevil shall cast some of you into pri- ger, 18. Thus I fell down before the son, that ye may be tried; and ye LORD forty days and forty nights, as shall have tribulation ten days, Rev. \ I fell down at the first : because the ü. 10. And the great dragon was LORD had said he would destroy cast out, that old serpent, called the you, 25. And he arose and did Devil, and Satan, which deceiveth the eat and drink, and went in the whole world: he was cast out into strength of that meat forty days and the earth, and his angels were cast out forty nights unto Horeb the mount of with him, xii. 9. Woe to the inha- God, 1 Kings xix. 8. And he was biters of the earth and of the sea! for there in the wilderness forty days, the devil is come down unto you, hav- tempted of Satan; and was with the ing great wrath, because he knoweth wild beasts, Mark i. 13. Being forty that he hath but a short time. And days tempted of the devil. And in when the dragon saw that he was those days he did eat nothing: and cast unto the earth, he persecuted the when they were ended, he afterward woman which brought forth the man hungered, Luke iv. 2. child, 12, 13. And the serpent cast out b Now in the morning, as he reof his mouth water as a flood after turned into the city, he hungered, the woman, that he might cause her to Luke ui. 18. And on the morrow, be carried away of the flood, 15. And when they were come from Bethany, the dragon was wroth with the wo- he was hungry, Mark xi. 12. Forasman, and went to make war with the much then as the children are parremnant of her seed, which keep the takers of flesh and blood, he also commandments of God, and have the himself likewise took part of the same; testimony of Jesus Christ, 17. And that through death he might destroy
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him that had the power of death, that ( vain, 1 Thess. iii. 5. Fear none of is, the devil; And deliver them who those things which thou shalt suffer : through fear of death were all their behold the devil shall cast some of lifetime subject to bondage. For verily you into prison, that ye may be tried; he took not on him the nature of an- and ye shall have tribulation ten days : gels; but he took on him the seed of be thou faithful unto death, and I Abrabam. Wherefore in all things will give thee a crown of life, Rev. it behoved him to be made like unto ii. 10. his brethren, that he might be a mer b And the devil said unto him, If ciful and faithful High Priest in things thou be the Son of God, command pertaining to God to make reconcilia- this stone that it be made bread. And tion for the sins of the people, Heb. he brought him to Jerusalem, and set ii. 14--17.
him on a pinnacle of the temple, and VER. 3.
said unto him, If thou be the Son of Kai apocentàv avtoTaigáSwv, ilmy God, cast thyself down from hence, El viðs Toữ @s, cimi iva a wider oltes Luke iv. 3. 9. άρτοι γένωνται. .
VER. 4. And when a the templer came to him, ο δε αποκριθείς, είπε: Γέγραπται· Ούα he said, If thou be the Son of God, it' apta móvo ShoitaårOpwntos, årr'iai command that these stones be made | παντί ρήματι εκπορευομένω διά στόματος bread. 2 Then Satan answered the LORD,
But he answered and said, a It is and said, Doth Job serve God for written, b Man shall not live by bread nought? Hast not thou made an alone, but by every word that proceedeth hedge about him, and about his house, out of the mouth of God. and
about all that he hath on every side? thou hast blessed the work of a For whatsoever things were writhis hands, and his substance is in- ten aforetime were written for our creased in the land. But put forth learning, that we through patience thine hand now, and touch all that he and comfort of the Scriptures might hath, and he will curse thee to thy have hope, Rom. xv. 4.
And take face. And the LORD said unto Satan, the helmet of salvation, and the sword Behold all that he hath is in thy of the Spirit, which is the word of power; only upon himself put not God, Eph. vi
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b And he humbled thee, and suffered from the presence of the LORD, Job thee to hunger, and fed thee with i. 9-12. “And Satan answered the manna, which thou knewest not, neiLORD, and said, skin for skin, yea allther did thy fathers know; that he that a man hath will he give for his might make thee know that man doth life. But put forth thine hand now, not live by bread only, but by every and touch his bone and his flesh, and word that proceedeth out of the mouth he will curse thee to thy face. And of the LORD doth man live, Deut. the LORD said unto Satan, Behold he viii. 3. And Jesus answered him, is in thine hand; but save his life. saying, It is written, That man shalí So went Satan forth from the presence word of God, Luke iv. 4.
not live by bread alone, but by every of the LORD, and smote Job with sore boils from the sole of his foot unto his
VER. 5. crown, ii, 4.7. And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, behold, Satan hath våglas honov, nal Tonnow avtùy twi to
Τότε παραλαμβάνει αυτόν ο διάβολος εις desired to have you that he you as wheat : But I have prayed for aripúzcov tov iegoữ. thee, that thy faith fail not; and
Then the devila taketh him up into b the when thou art converted, strengthen holy city, and setteth him on a pinnacle thy brethren, Luke xxii. 31, 32. For of the temple, this cause, when I could no longer a And he brought him to Jerusalem, forbear, I sent to know your faith, and set him on a pinnacle of the temlest by some mearls the tempter have ple, and said unto him, If thou be the tempted you, and our labour be in Son of God, cast thyself down from
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hence, Luke iv. 9. Jesus answered, to Jerusalem, and set him on a pinThou couldest have no power at all nacle of the temple, and said unto against me, except it were given thee him, If thou be the Son of God, cast from above; therefore he that de thyself down from hence: For it is livered me unto thee hath the greater written, he shall give his angels charge sin, John xix. 11.
over thee, to keep thee: and in their b And came out of the graves after hands they shall bear thee up, lest at his resurrection, and went into the any time thou dash thy foot against a holy city, and appeared unto many, stone. And Jesus answering said unto Matt. xxvii. 53. And the rulers of him, It is said, Thou shalt not tempt the people dwelt at Jerusalem : the the Lord thy God, Luke'iv. 9—12. rest of the people also cast lots, to Are they not all ministering spirits, bring one of ten to dwell in Jerusalem sent forth to minister for them who the holy city, and nine parts to dwell shall be heirs of salvation? Heb. i. 14. in other cities, Neh. xi. 1.
b Hast not thou made an hedge call themselves of the holy city, and about him, and about his house, and stay themselves upon the God of Is- about all that he hath on every side? rael ; The Lord of hosts is his name, thou hast blessed the work of his Isa. xlviii. 2. Awake, awake; put hands, and his substance is increased on thy strength, 0 Zion; put on thy in the land, Job i. 10. For thou shalt beautiful garments, 0 Jerusalem, the be in league with the stones of the holy city: for henceforth there shall field : and the beasts of the field shall no more come into thee the uncircum- be at peace with thee, v. 23. The ancised and the unclean, lii. 1. O Lord, gel of the LORD encampeth round according to all thy righteousness, I about them that fear him, and delibeseech thee, let thine anger and thy vereth them, Ps. xxxiv. 7. He keepfury be turned away from thy city Je- eth all his bones : not one of them is rusalem, thy holy mountain : because broken, 20. for our sins, and for the iniquities of
VER. 7. our fathers, Jerusalem and thy people are become a reproach to all that | ουκ εκπειράσεις Κύριον τον Θεόν σου.
"Εφη αυτώ ο Ιησούς: Πάλιν γέγραπται· are about us, Dan. ix. 16. Seventy weeks are determined upon thy
Jesus said unto him, It is written people and upon thy holy city, to finish ugain, a Thou shalt not tempt the Lord the transgression, and to make an thy God. end of sins, &c. ver. 24. But the a Wherefore the people did chide court which is without the temple with Moses, and said, Give us water leave out, and measure it not; for it that we may drink. And Moses said is given unto the gentiles: and the unto them, Why chide ye with me? holy city shall they tread under foot wherefore do ye tempt the LORD? And forty and two months, Rev. xi. 2. he called the name of the place MasVER. 6.
sah, and Meribah, because of the chid. Kai akysi air@. El viòs el roữ Orci, B&- ing of the children of Israel, and bede clavrov xáta glyga otai gág, "Ori ing, Is the LORD among us, or not?
cause they tempted the LORD, say. Tois aprinos aútoő éYTEREITA. Tepi com, Exod. xvii. 2. 7. And the Lord said και επί χειρών αρούσι σε, μήποτε προσκό- | unto Moses, How long will this people ψης προς λίθον τον πόδα σου. .
provoke me? and how long will it be And saith unto him, If thou be the
ere they believe me, for all the signs Son of God, cast thyself down : for it is which I have shewed among them? written, a He shall give his angels charge Numb. xiv. 11. Ye shall not tempt concerning thee: and in their hands the Lord your God, as ye tempted they shall bear thee up, b lest at any time him in Massah, Deut. vi. 16. And thou dash thy foot against a stone.
they tempted God in their heart by a For he shall give his angels charge asking meat for their lust, Ps. Ixxvii. over thee, to keep thee in all thy ways. 18. Yea, they turned back and temptThey shall bear thee up in their hands, ed God, and limited the Holy One of lest thou dash thy foot against a stone, Israel, 41. Yet they tempted and proPs. xci. 11, 12. "And he brought him voked the most high God, and kept