The devil said to him, “If you are the Son of God, tell this stone to become bread.” Jesus answered, “It is written: ‘Man shall not live on bread alone. ’” (Luke 4:1) The devil led him to Jerusalem and had him stand on the highest point of the temple. “If you are the Son … Continue reading Attacking our identity
The devil led him up to a high place and showed him in an instant all the kingdoms of the world. And he said to him, “I will give you all their authority and splendor; it has been given to me, and I can give it to anyone I want to. If you worship me, … Continue reading Worship
In the first two chapters of his autobiography about Jesus, Luke records four “songs” about God. They have been cherished by believers from the very earliest times of Christianity; the well known Latin names for these songs reflect their antiquity and the importance of their place in the Roman church: the Magnificat (by Mary), the … Continue reading How great is our God!