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Luke 4:4 Jesus answered him, “It is written, ‘One does not live by bread alone.’”
Second, Jesus was ready to counteract the assaults of the devil with the riches of scripture. I don’t think Jesus learned the Bible by magic or osmosis; I think he learned the scriptures by reading, studying, and hearing them taught. We should do the same so that we too are ready with the word of God when the devil assaults us. The Bible should be a force for good, and it can be if we steep ourselves in the words and let them shape us.
MOVING FORWARD: Consider reading a book of the Bible from start to finish.