Luke 4: Wilderness Temptations

In Luke

What’s wrong with the Creator of the Universe turning a stone into a loaf of bread? This first temptation of Satan was subtle but yet struck at the very core of God’s Kingdom. In this lecture we discussed the parallels between the wilderness temptations of Jesus (Luke 4), the temptations of the serpent in the tree (Genesis 3), and finally with the “temptations” of the Israelites during their 40 years of desert wandering (Deuteronomy 8:2).

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