4:4 Jesus answered him, “It is written, ‘Man 1 does not live by bread alone.’” 2
4:8 Jesus 3 answered him, 4 “It is written, ‘You are to worship 5 the Lord 6 your God and serve only him.’” 7
4:12 Jesus 8 answered him, 9 “It is said, ‘You are not to put the Lord your God to the test.’” 10
1 tn Or “a person.” The Greek word ὁ ἄνθρωπος (Jo anqrwpo") is used generically for humanity. The translation “man” is used because the emphasis in Jesus’ response seems to be on his dependence on God as a man.
2 tc Most
sn A quotation from Deut 8:3. Jesus will live by doing God’s will, and will take no shortcuts.
3 tn Grk “And Jesus.” Here καί (kai) has not been translated because of differences between Greek and English style.
4 tc Most
5 tn Or “You will prostrate yourself in worship before…” The verb προσκυνέω (proskunew) can allude not only to the act of worship but the position of the worshiper. See L&N 53.56.
6 tc Most later
sn In the form of the quotation in the Greek text found in the best
8 tn Grk “And Jesus.” Here καί (kai) has not been translated because of differences between Greek and English style.
9 tn Grk “Jesus, answering, said to him.” This is redundant in English and has been simplified to “Jesus answered him.”