1 sn The order of the second and third temptations differs in Luke’s account (4:5-12) from the order given in Matthew.
2 tn Grk “and he stood him.”
3 sn The highest point of the temple probably refers to the point on the temple’s southeast corner where it looms directly over a cliff some 450 ft (135 m) high. However, some have suggested the reference could be to the temple’s high gate.
4 sn A quotation from Ps 91:11. This was not so much an incorrect citation as a use in a wrong context (a misapplication of the passage).
5 sn A quotation from Ps 91:12.
6 sn A quotation from Deut 6:16.