The tempter(A) came to him and said, “If you are the Son of God,(B) tell these stones to become bread.”

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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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“If you are the Son of God,”(A) he said, “throw yourself down. For it is written:

“‘He will command his angels concerning you,
    and they will lift you up in their hands,
    so that you will not strike your foot against a stone.’[a](B)

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  1. Matthew 4:6 Psalm 91:11,12
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And saith unto him, If thou be the Son of God, cast thyself down: for it is written, He shall give his angels charge concerning thee: and in their hands they shall bear thee up, lest at any time thou dash thy foot against a stone.

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