And immediately the spirit drives him into the wilderness.
Matthew 4:1 Then was Jesus led up of the spirit into the wilderness to be tempted of the devil.
Luke 4:1 And Jesus being full of the Holy Ghost returned from Jordan, and was led by the Spirit into the wilderness,
driveth. Or, 'sendeth him forth,' [ekballo auton.] The expression does not necessarily imply any violence; but seems to intimate the energy of that impulse on our Lord, by which he was inwardly constrained to retire from society.