(Pyromaniacs: Dan Phillips)
And when the devil had ended every temptation, he departed from him until an opportune time.
The Devil exposed Jesus to an array of temptation, and was met at every turn by Scripture, and by an unshakable reliance thereupon. Matthew relates that our Lord ordered Satan to leave (Matthew 4:10). Luke agrees that he did so... adding, "until an opportune time."
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