New Testament Commentaries
Knox, John – An Exposition of Matt 4:1-4, Concerning the Temptation of Christ in the Wilderness 1556 29 pp., in Works Buy vol. 4, pp. 85-114
Perkins, William – The Combat between Christ and the Devil Displayed: or a Commentary upon the Temptations of Christ d. 1602
Cowper, William – A Treatise of Christ’s Temptation 1612 147 pp.
Cowper was a Scottish bishop.
Dyke, Daniel – Two Treatises: The One of Repentance, the other of Christ’s Temptations d. 1614
Fuller, Thomas – A Commentary on Matt 4:1-11 concerning Christs temptations, delivered in 12 sermons 1652
Fuller (1607-1661) was a reformed Anglican.
White, Thomas – The Sum of Practical Divinity Practiced in the Wilderness & Delivered by our Savior in his Sermon on the Mount, being observations upon the Fourth, Fifth, Sixth & Seventh Chapters of St. Matthew 1653
Gumbleden, John – Christ Tempted: the Devil Conquered. Or, A Short and Plain Exposition on a Part of the Fourth Chapter St. Matthew’s Gospel: Together with two sermons preached before the University at Oxford some years since
Gumbleden (1598 or 9-1657) was an English chaplain.
Nevay, John – 32 Sermons on Christ’s Temptation †1672
Hacket, John – 21 Sermons upon our Savior’s Tentation in A Century of Sermons upon Several Remarkable Subjects 1675 Westminster divine
Manton, Thomas – The Temptation of Christ in 7 Sermons †1677 76 pp. in Works, vol. 1, p. 259 ff.
Krummacher, F.W. – Christ in the Wilderness 1837 90 pp.
Thornwell, James H. – Christ Tempted as the Second Adam 1854 in Collected Writings, vol. 2 American, southern presbyterian
Samuel Rutherford 1648
Survey of the Spiritual Antichrist, p. 166
“There was a comparative self-denial required in Adam, and is in the man Christ and the elect angels, though no sinful self was in any of these three, and it is that the sinless creature should yield its being, lust [cravings], will and desires rather to be trampled on, despised or turned to nothing before God be dishonored.”