Jesus once asked his disciples, “Whom do men say that I the Son of man am” (Matt 16:13)? Who was Jesus anyway? Most people of His day viewed Him as some sort of prophet (John
Most of us live hurried lives. We are hard pressed at work, at home, and at church to accomplish more than a twenty-four hour day seems to allow. The demands are overwhelming. In fact, full
I went to church service recently in which a powerful and emotional solo called “I Feel Like Moving On” was sung. The more I listened, however, the more disturbed I became by the emphasis on
“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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