New Living Translation
"Simon, Simon, Satan has asked to sift each of you like wheat.
King James Bible
And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, behold, Satan hath desired to have you, that he may sift you as wheat:
Darby Bible Translation
And the Lord said, Simon, Simon, behold, Satan has demanded to have you, to sift you as wheat;
World English Bible
The Lord said, "Simon, Simon, behold, Satan asked to have you, that he might sift you as wheat,
Young's Literal Translation
And the Lord said, 'Simon, Simon, lo, the Adversary did ask you for himself to sift as the wheat,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
22:31 Satan hath desired to have you - My apostles, that he might sift you as wheat - Try you to the uttermost.
LibraryParting Promises and Warnings
'And there was also a strife among them, which of them should be accounted the greatest. 25. And He said unto them, The kings of the Gentiles exercise lordship over them; and they that exercise authority upon them are called benefactors. 26. But ye shall not be so: but he that is greatest among you, let him be as the younger; and he that is chief, as he that doth serve. 27. For whether is greater, he that sitteth at meat, or he that serveth? is not he that sitteth at meat? but I am among you as He …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions Of Holy Scripture
Christ's Ideal of a Monarch
In the High Priest's Palace
One day the members of the heavenly court came to present themselves before the LORD, and the Accuser, Satan, came with them.
One day the members of the heavenly court came again to present themselves before the LORD, and the Accuser, Satan, came with them.
"For I will give the command and will shake Israel along with the other nations as grain is shaken in a sieve, yet not one true kernel will be lost.
"Get out of here, Satan," Jesus told him. "For the Scriptures say, 'You must worship the LORD your God and serve only him.'"
Then they sang a hymn and went out to the Mount of Olives.
1 Corinthians 5:5
Then you must throw this man out and hand him over to Satan so that his sinful nature will be destroyed and he himself will be saved on the day the Lord returns.
2 Corinthians 2:11
so that Satan will not outsmart us. For we are familiar with his evil schemes.
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