Lent Questions Day 16

lent 2014

8Again, the devil took him to a very high mountain and showed him all the kingdoms of the world and their glory. 9And he said to him, “All these I will give you, if you will fall down and worship me.”10Then Jesus said to him, “Be gone, Satan! For it is written,
“‘You shall worship the Lord your God
and him only shall you serve.’”
11Then the devil left him, and behold, angels came and were ministering to him.
Matthew 4:8-11
What seems to be the primary temptation in this passage?
Do you ever struggle with something similar?
How does Jesus confront this temptation?
What happens when we deal with temptation according to this model of Jesus?
Are there other ways to deal with temptation?
During this Lenten period do you expect to be tempted? How can you prepare for that?

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