A Year of Listening to Jesus 1/4

7 Jesus said to him, “Again it is written, ‘You shall not put the Lord your God to the test.’” Matthew 4:7 After Jesus resisted the first temptation, Satan came back at him with a second temptation. This time Satan changes tactics and actually quotes scripture to Jesus. After taking Jesus to the top of the Temple he proposes a …

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A Year of Listening to Jesus 1/3

But he answered, “It is written, “‘Man shall not live by bread alone,    but by every word that comes from the mouth of God.’” Matthew 4:4 Following his baptism by John, Jesus went into the dessert to face a series of temptations. Scripture often refers to Jesus as the Second Adam and his temptation in the wilderness …

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