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A city of ancient Palestine on the northwest shore of the Sea of Galilee. It was Jesus's home for much of his ministry and the site of many events in the New Testament. A nearby elevation is said to have been the setting for the Sermon on the Mount.


(Placename) a ruined town in N Israel, on the NW shore of the Sea of Galilee: closely associated with Jesus Christ during his ministry


(kəˈpɜr neɪ əm, -ni-)

an ancient site in N Israel, on the Sea of Galilee: center of Jesus' ministry in Galilee.
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From Joppa, Jerusalem, the River Jordan, the Sea of Tiberias, Nazareth, Bethany, Bethlehem, and other points of interest in the Holy Land can be visited, and here those who may have preferred to make the journey from Beirut through the country, passing through Damascus, Galilee, Capernaum, Samaria, and by the River Jordan and Sea of Tiberias, can rejoin the steamer.
Participants on TBN's Grace Israel Tour 2016 - or G16 for short - will personally experience many of the sites and locales made famous by Scripture, including the most notable places of Jesus' life and ministry: Bethlehem, Nazareth, Capernaum, Old Jerusalem, the Mount of Olives, the Sea of Galilee, the Jordan River, the Upper Room, Gethsemane, Calvary, and the tomb where Jesus was buried - and where Scripture declares that He rose again.
does discuss Luke's redaction of the centurion of Capernaum in relation to Matthew's version, the analysis's strength is in exploring how historical evidence can paint a fuller picture of the story's backdrop.
The purpose of this preview benefit night is to gain community support and sponsorship as Capernaum works to bring the full scale production into fruition next year.
Childhood stories from the Bible were brought to life as we toured the Mount of Beatitudes, where Christ delivered his most famous sermon, then stopped at Capernaum, the fishing village where Jesus began his ministry.
Perhaps we might take a cue from the people in the synagogue at Capernaum so long ago.
Jesus now travels with his disciples to Capernaum continuing the gathering.
Peter confesses Jesus as "the Holy One of God" in the synagogue of Capernaum (Jn 6:69) and by applying this title to Jesus, which the Old Testament reserves to God alone, as is done in other New Testament passages as well, (31) Peter professes his divinity.
my chairman's wife came to me and said we have about 60,000 orphans (aligned with the company's corporate social responsibility programme Capernaum Trust).
Apparently reacting to evangelical countercultists' accusations that Mormonism was a "strange new gospel," McConkie defiantly embraced the charge of novelty to insist that, yes, Mormonism's proclamation of the gospel to a world in apostasy was new, just as it had been when Jesus preached it: "If you had lived in Nazareth or Cana or Capernaum, would you have believed the new religion preached by a few simple fishermen?
You are among those who are paying the expense of a certain international and regional plot," Rai told a gathering of former members of the South Lebanon Army during a mass he led in the village of Capernaum, in northern Israel.
CAPERNAUM - The Lebanese patriarch of the Maronite church celebrated mass with exiled former members of an Israeli-backed Christian militia on Wednesday as part of his controversial trip to the Jewish state.