Thematic Bible

Luke 4:1 (show verse)

Jesus then full of the holy ghost, returned from Jordan, and was carried of the spirit into a wilderness,

Luke 4:2 (show verse)

and was forty days tempted of the devil. And in those days ate he nothing: And when they were ended, he afterward hungered.

Luke 4:3 (show verse)

And the devil said unto him, "If thou be the son of God, command this stone that it be bread."

Luke 4:4 (show verse)

And Jesus answered him, saying, "It is written, 'Man shall not live by bread only, but by every word of God.'"

Luke 4:5 (show verse)

And the devil took him up into a high mountain, and showed him all the kingdoms of the world, even in the twinkling of an eye.

Luke 4:6 (show verse)

And the devil said unto him, "All this power will I give thee every whit, and the glory of them: for that is delivered to me, and to whosoever I will I give it:

Luke 4:7 (show verse)

If thou therefore wilt worship me, they shall be all thine."

Luke 4:8 (show verse)

Jesus answered him, and said, "Hence from me, Satan. For it is written, 'Thou shalt honour the Lord thy God, and him only serve.'"

Luke 4:9 (show verse)

And he carried him to Jerusalem, and set him on a pinnacle of the temple, and said unto him, "If thou be the son of God, cast thyself down from hence.

Luke 4:10 (show verse)

For it is written, 'He shall give his angels charge over thee, to keep thee,

Luke 4:11 (show verse)

and with their hands they shall stay thee up, that thou dash not thy foot against a stone.'"

Luke 4:12 (show verse)

Jesus answered and said to him, "It is said, 'Thou shalt not tempt the Lord thy God.'"

Luke 4:13 (show verse)

And as soon as the devil had ended all his temptations, he departed from him for a season.

Luke 4:14 (show verse)

And Jesus returned by the power of the spirit into Galilee, and the fame of him went throughout all the region round about.

Luke 4:15 (show verse)

And he taught in their synagogues, and was commended of all men.

Luke 4:16 (show verse)

And he came to Nazareth where he was nursed, and as his custom was, went into the synagogue on the Sabbath days, and stood up for to read.

Luke 4:17 (show verse)

And there was delivered unto him the book of the prophet Isaiah. And when he had opened the book, he found the place, where it was written,

Luke 4:18 (show verse)

"The spirit of the Lord upon me, because he hath anointed me; To preach the gospel to the poor he hath sent me; And to heal which are broken hearted: To preach deliverance to the captive; And sight to the blind; And freely to set at liberty them that are bruised;

Luke 4:19 (show verse)

And to preach the acceptable year of the Lord."

Luke 4:20 (show verse)

And he closed the book, and gave it again to the minister, and sat down. And the eyes of all that were in the synagogue, were fastened on him.

Luke 4:21 (show verse)

And he began to say unto them, "This day is this scripture fulfilled in your ears."

Luke 4:22 (show verse)

And all they bare him witness, and wondered at the gracious words, which proceeded out of his mouth, and said, "Is not this Joseph's son?"

Luke 4:23 (show verse)

And he said unto them, "Ye may very well say unto me this proverb. 'Physician, heal thyself. Whatsoever we have heard done in Capernaum, do the same here likewise in thine own country.'"

Luke 4:24 (show verse)

And he said, "Verily I say unto you, No prophet is accepted in his own country.

Luke 4:25 (show verse)

But I tell you of a truth, Many widows were in Israel in the days of Elijah, when heaven was shut three years and six months, when great famishment was throughout all the land;

Luke 4:26 (show verse)

And unto none of them was Elijah sent, save into Zarephath besides Sidon, unto a woman that was a widow.

Luke 4:27 (show verse)

And many lepers were in Israel in the time of Elisha the prophet, and yet none of them was healed, saving Naaman of Syria."

Luke 4:28 (show verse)

And as many as were in the synagogue when they heard that, were filled with wrath

Luke 4:29 (show verse)

and rose up, and thrust him out of the city, and led him even unto the edge of the hill, whereon their city was built, to cast him down headlong.

Luke 4:30 (show verse)

But he went his way even through the midst of them:

Luke 4:31 (show verse)

and came into Capernaum, a city of Galilee, and there taught them on the Sabbath days.

Luke 4:32 (show verse)

And they were astonished at his doctrine: for his preaching was with power.

Luke 4:33 (show verse)

And in the synagogue there was a man, which had a spirit of an unclean devil, and cried with a loud voice,

Luke 4:34 (show verse)

saying, "Let me alone, what hast thou to do with us, thou Jesus of Nazareth? Art thou come to destroy us? I know thee what thou art, even the Holy of God."

Luke 4:35 (show verse)

And Jesus rebuked him, saying, "Hold thy peace, and come out of him." And the devil threw him in the midst of them and came out of him, and hurt him not.

Luke 4:36 (show verse)

And fear came on them all; And they spake among themselves, saying, "What manner a thing is this? For with authority and power he commandeth the foul spirits and they come out."

Luke 4:37 (show verse)

And the fame of him spread abroad throughout all places of the country round about.

Luke 4:38 (show verse)

And he rose up and came out of the synagogue, and entered into Simon's house. And Simon's mother-in-law was taken with a great fever; And they made intercession to him for her.

Luke 4:39 (show verse)

And he stood over her, and rebuked the fever: and it left her. And immediately she arose and ministered unto them.

Luke 4:40 (show verse)

When the sun was down, all they that had sick, taken with divers diseases, brought them unto him: and he laid his hands on every one of them, and healed them.

Luke 4:41 (show verse)

And devils also came out of many of them, crying and saying, "Thou art Christ the son of God." And he rebuked them, and suffered them not to speak, for they knew that he was Christ.

Luke 4:42 (show verse)

As soon as it was day, he departed and went away into a desert place, and the people sought him and came to him, and kept him that he should not depart from them.

Luke 4:43 (show verse)

And he said unto them, "I must to other cities also preach the word of God, for therefore am I sent."

Luke 4:44 (show verse)

And he preached in the synagogues of Galilee.