Wilderness in the Bible
Wandering of the Israelites in, see ISRAEL
Typical of the sinner's state
- Deuteronomy 32:10 He found him in a desert land, and in the waste howling wilderness; he led him about, he instructed him, he kept him as the apple of his eye.
Jesus' temptation in
- Matthew 4:1 Then was Jesus led up of the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted of the devil.
- Mark 1:12-13 And immediately the Spirit driveth him into the wilderness. 13 And he was there in the wilderness forty days, tempted of Satan; and was with the wild beasts; and the angels ministered unto him.
- Luke 4:1 And Jesus being full of the Holy Ghost returned from Jordan, and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness,