New International Version
Jesus answered, "It is said: 'Do not put the Lord your God to the test.'"
King James Bible
And Jesus answering said unto him, It is said, Thou shalt not tempt the Lord thy God.
Darby Bible Translation
And Jesus answering said to him, It is said, Thou shalt not tempt [the] Lord thy God.
World English Bible
Jesus answering, said to him, "It has been said, 'You shall not tempt the Lord your God.'"
Young's Literal Translation
And Jesus answering said to him -- 'It hath been said, Thou shalt not tempt the Lord thy God.'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
If thou - wilt worship me - This temptation is the last in order, as related by Matthew; and it is not reasonable to suppose that any other succeeded to it. Luke has here told the particulars, but not in the order in which they took place. See every circumstance of this temptation considered and explained in the notes on Matthew 4:1-11 (note).
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'And He began to say unto them, This day is this scripture fulfilled In your ears.'--LUKE iv. 21. This first appearance of our Lord, in His public work at Nazareth, the home of His childhood, was preceded, as we learn from John's Gospel, by a somewhat extended ministry in Jerusalem. In the course of it, He cast the money-changers out of the Temple, did many miracles, had His conversation with Nicodemus, and on His return towards Galilee met the woman of Samaria at the well. The report of these things, …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions Of Holy Scripture
Private Prayer, and Public Worship.
Standing with the People
Do not put the LORD your God to the test as you did at Massah.
Jesus answered him, "It is also written: 'Do not put the Lord your God to the test.'"
When the devil had finished all this tempting, he left him until an opportune time.
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