When Jesus was conducting His earthly ministry. He manifested authority. This authority was manifested in the way He cleansed the temple; in the way He forgave sin; and, in His healing of the man with
It is wonderful to know that we are God’s and to realize the blessedness that is ours because of it. God chooses us to be members of His kingdom not only so that He might
Missionaries are very often discouraged on the mission field. Unfriendly governments sometimes put obstacles in their way. Some people are unresponsive, and often the behavior of people thought to be converts to Christ is disheartening.
“House of fish. (1.) A town in Galilee, on the west side of the” “sea of Tiberias, in the “land of Gennesaret.” It was the native” “place of Peter, Andrew, and Philip, and was frequently resorted” to by Jesus (Mark 6:45; John 1:44; 12:21). It is supposed to “have been at the modern `Ain Tabighah, a bay to the north of” Gennesaret. “(2.) A city near which Christ fed 5,000 (Luke 9:10; comp. John “6:17; Matt. 14:15-21), and where the blind man had his sight” “restored (Mark 8:22), on the east side of the lake, two miles up” “the Jordan. It stood within the region of Gaulonitis, and was” “enlarged by Philip the tetrarch, who called it “Julias,” after” “the emperor’s daughter. Or, as some have supposed, there may” “have been but one Bethsaida built on both sides of the lake,” near where the Jordan enters it. Now the ruins et-Tel.
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