Why would Jesus put up with the devil and his schemes?
Why would they go up to the top of a high mountain?
Is there such a mountain that one can see all the kingdoms of the earth from its top?
What was it about the kingdoms of the earth that the devil wanted to show to Jesus?
What does Matthew mean by the glory of the kingdoms of the earth?
By what definition what Satan give for the glory of the kingdoms of the earth?
What definition would Jesus give for the glory of the kingdoms of the earth?
Satan said he would give all the kingdoms of the earth to Jesus if Jesus would worship him. Did Satan have this authority?
Over what did Satan have authority?
What would it mean if Jesus did worship Satan?
Did or does anyone “worship” Satan?
Did those that “worship” Satan have authority over all the kingdoms of the earth?
What power does anyone have that worships anything or anyone?
What was the response of Jesus to Satan?
What scripture does Jesus quote in order to answer Satan?
How do we know we only worship God?
To whom or what do we serve?
Is there a connection between worshipping and serving?
What constitutes worship in the case as Jesus has answered Satan?
Jer. 25:6 Do not go after other gods to serve and worship them, or provoke me to anger with the work of your hands. Then I will do you no harm.’
Rom 12:1 I appeal to you therefore, brothers, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies as a living sacrifice, holy and acceptable to God, which is your spiritual worship.
If Christ did worship Satan, what would it look like in this case? What was Satan actually demanding of the Lord?