Matthew 4:13-16

Matthew 4:13-16 Title Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall Matt. 4:13a (Holman) He left Nazareth behind. . . Jesus first went to Galilee, the region He came from. Galilee was 50 miles long, north to south, and 25 miles wide, east to west. It had been part of the Northern...

Satan Left. Angels Came.

Matthew 4:11-12 Satan Left. Angels Came. Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall Matt. 4:11a Then the Devil left Him, . . . Having thrown everything, including his deadliest artillery, at Jesus, Satan gave up. “The defeated foul fiend fled” (Ironside). The hell-dog knew his...

Satan, Be Gone!!

Matthew 4:10 Satan, Be Gone!! Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall Matt. 4:10a Holman Then Jesus told him, . . . In this third temptation, Satan offered Jesus universal sovereignty on easy terms. This strongly tempted Jesus. He wanted His beloved world back. He grieved...

The Ambition Test

Matthew 4:8-9 The Ambition Test Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall Matt. 4:8 (Holman) Again, the Devil took Him to a very high mountain and showed Him all the kingdoms of the world and their splendor. Since no place is high enough to see the entire world, this had to be...

A Parachute Or A Cross?

Matthew 4:6-7 A Parachute Or A Cross? Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall Matt. 4:6a (Holman) . . .and said to Him, “If you are the Son of God, throw Yourself down.” Atop a dizzying height, Satan encouraged Jesus to make a spectacle of Himself. The devil’s second...

The Bible Is Our Friend

Matthew 4:4-5 The Bible Is Our Friend Prepared by Dr. John E. Marshall Matt. 4:4a (Holman) But He answered, “It is written:” Jesus’ first statement after His coronation into the public ministry was a declaration of absolute confidence in the Bible. I agree with...