Tag Archives: temptation

Conflict

Jesus was led by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. After fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry. The tempter came to him and said, “If you are the Son of God, tell … Continue reading

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Put to the test

Jesus was led by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. After fasting forty days and forty nights, he was hungry. The tempter came to him and said, “If you are the Son of God, tell these stones … Continue reading

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A warning from history

I don’t want you to be ignorant of the fact, brothers and sisters, that our ancestors were all under the cloud and that they all passed through the sea. So they were all baptized into Moses in the cloud and in … Continue reading

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Responsibility

When Jesus and his disciples arrived in Capernaum, tax collectors came to see Peter. “Does your teacher pay the two-drachma temple tax?” they asked. “Yes,” said Peter, “of course he does.” Then, when he went into the house, Jesus said to him, “What do you think? … Continue reading

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Tested

Jesus was led by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tested by the devil. He had very little to eat for forty days and became extremely hungry. Then the devil came to him and said, “If you are the Son of God, command that these stones become … Continue reading

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Don’t give up

Dear brothers and sisters, if another believer is overcome by some sin, you who live by the Spirit should gently help that person back onto the right path. But be careful that you don’t fall into the same temptation yourself. Share … Continue reading

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