Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted there.
(Matthew 4:1; NLT).
1. Son of Man,
You recollect our weakness:
Our tiredness, our frailty,
2. Son of Man,
You recognise our weakness:
Our stubbornness, our lack of faith,
3. Son of Man,
You understand our weakness:
Our selfishness, our ignorance,
4. Son of Man,
You fully grasp our weakness:
For you shared all the tests
We face within.
1. He knows how weak we are; he remembers we are only dust (Psalm 103:14; NLT).
2. He rebuked them for their lack of faith and their stubborn refusal to believe those who had seen him after he had risen (Mark 16:14; NIV).
3. Before a word is on my tongue you, Lord, know it completely (Psalm 139:4; NIV).
You, Lord, know my folly; my guilt is not hidden from you (Psalm 69:5; NIV).
4. This High Priest of ours understands our weaknesses, for he faced all of the same testings we do, yet he did not sin (Hebrews 4:15; NLT).
In all their suffering he also suffered (Isaiah 63:9; NLT).