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A o 1. Luk iv. Mar. i. 12. Ghost, returned from Jordan, and
was led by the Spirit into the wilderness, Luke iv. *d and he was there in the wilderness forty 13. Mar. i. 2, 3, 4. 9, days tempted of Satan, * and when he 2. Mat. iv, 10, 11, 12, had fafted forty days and forty nights,
he was afterwards an hungred. And 3.
Then the devil * bringeth him to Jerufa. s.
Jesus said unto him, It is written again 7. [Deut. vi. 6.] Thou shalt not tempt the Lord thy God.
Again the devil taketh him up into an 8. exceeding high mountain, and sheweth him all the Kingdoms of the world, and
the glory of them * in a moment of time, 5, 6. Luke iv. Mar. iv.9, and the devil said unto him, ' All this 1o, II.
Wilderness. power will I give thee, and the glory of Anno them, for that is delivered unto me, and Ecat: 30.
Minift. 1. to whomsoever I will, I give it, if thou 7.
therefore wilt, * fall down and worship Luke iv. 7. me * all Mall be thine.
And Jesus answered and said unto him, get thee behind me, Satan : for it is written, [Deut. X. 20.] Thou shalt wor
Ship the Lord thy God, and him only shalt Luke iv. 13
thou ferve. And when the devil had end
ed all the temptation, he departed from Mar. i.
him for a season. And [Jesus] was 13.
with the wild beasts, and behold Angels Mar. iv. 11. came and ministred unto him.
N the beginning was the word, and
the word was with God, and the
by him, and without him was not any
And the light shineth in darkness,
witness, to bear witness of the Light, that
was not that Light, but was sent to
Anno man that cometh into the world. He Wilderness
made by him, and the world knew him
grace. For the Law was given by Moses, but 17. grace and truth came by Jesus Christ. No man hath seen God at any time; the 18. only begotten Son, which is in the bosom of the Father, he hath declared him. And this is the record of John, when the Jews fent Priests and Levites from Jerulalem to ask him, who art thou? * And 15. Luk. iii, as the people were in expectation, and all men mused in their hearts of John, whether he were the Christ or not; *He 20. Joha i, confeffed and denied not : but confessed I am not the Christ. And they asked him 21. what then? Art thou Elias? And he faith, I am not. Art thou that Prophet? and he answered, no. Then said they un- 22. to him, who art thou? that we may
23. give an answer to them that fent us: Anno
what sayesi thou of thy self ? He said, 1 car. 30. am the voice of one crying in the wilder. Minift. 1.
nefs, make straight the way of the Lord, 24. as faid the Prophet Efaias (xi. 3.] And
they which were sent, were of the Pha25. risees. And they asked him, and said un
to him, why baptizejt thou then, if thou
be not that Chrift, nor Elias, neither Luke iii. 16. that Prophet? *. John answered, saying . Mat. iii. Mat. iii. 11. unto them all, I indeed baptize you with 11. John i. 26. water
26. water * unto repentance, * but there Mar. !. 8.
ftandeth one among you whom ye know John i. 26.
27. not "He it is who coming after me is pre. Mat. iii. Mat. jii. 11.ferred before me, * [and] is mightier 11. 7. than 1, * the latchet of whose Shoes I am Mar. i. 7.
Luke iii. 16. not worthy to stoop down and unloose : Luk. iii. 16. * he shall baptize you with the Holy
17. Ghost and with fire, whose fan is in his . Mar. iii,
hand, and he will throughly purge his
garner, but the chaff he wil burn with
things in his exhortation preached he un
to the people.
beyond Jordan, where John was bapti-
* The next day John seeth Jesus coming.
God, which taketh away the fin of the 30. world. This is he of whom I said, af:
ter me cometh a man, which is preferred
knew him not : but that he should be
come baptizing with water. And John Joha i. Æcar. 304 bare record, saying, I saw the Spirit def-32 Minist. 1.
cending from beaven like a dove, and'it
One of the two which heard John 40.
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