Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And when the tempter came to him, he said, If thou be the Son of God, command that these stones be made bread.

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The tempter

Job 1:9
Then Satan answered Jehovah, and said, Doth Job fear God for nought?
Job 2:4
And Satan answered Jehovah, and said, Skin for skin, yea, all that a man hath will he give for his life.
Luke 22:31
Simon, Simon, behold, Satan asked to have you, that he might sift you as wheat:
1 Thessalonians 3:5
For this cause I also, when I could no longer forbear, sent that I might know your faith, lest by any means the tempter had tempted you, and our labor should be in vain.
Revelation 2:10
Fear not the things which thou art about to suffer: behold, the devil is about to cast some of you into prison, that ye may be tried; and ye shall have tribulation ten days. Be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee the crown of life.
Revelation 12:9
And the great dragon was cast down, the old serpent, he that is called the Devil and Satan, the deceiver of the whole world; he was cast down to the earth, and his angels were cast down with him.


Genesis 3:1
Now the serpent was more subtle than any beast of the field which Jehovah God had made. And he said unto the woman, Yea, hath God said, Ye shall not eat of any tree of the garden?
Genesis 25:29
And Jacob boiled pottage. And Esau came in from the field, and he was faint.
Exodus 16:3
and the children of Israel said unto them, Would that we had died by the hand of Jehovah in the land of Egypt, when we sat by the flesh-pots, when we did eat bread to the full; for ye have brought us forth into this wilderness, to kill this whole assembly with hunger.
Numbers 11:4
And the mixed multitude that was among them lusted exceedingly: and the children of Israel also wept again, and said, Who shall give us flesh to eat?
Psalm 78:17
Yet went they on still to sin against him, To rebel against the Most High in the desert.
Hebrews 12:16
lest there be any fornication, or profane person, as Esau, who for one mess of meat sold his own birthright.

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Luke 4:3
And the devil said unto him, if thou art the Son of God, command this stone that it become bread.