It was in the Capernaum synagogue that Jesus gave the Sermon on the Bread of Life (John 6:35-59) ” Whoever eats my flesh and drinks my blood has eternal life and I will raise him up at the last day”.
The town was a center of Jesus ‘ activities in the Jewish Galilee (Matthew 4:13, 8:5) and became known as “His own city” (Matthew 9:1), where he performed several miracles (Luke 4:31-35; Matthew 8:14-17; Mark 5:21-42), and visited the synagogue (Mark 1:21-28).
Healing the paralytic at Capernaum is one of the miracles of Jesus in the Gospels in Matthew (9:1–8), Mark (2:1–12), and Luke (5:17–26).
Capernaum, Douai Capharnaum , modern Kefar Naḥum , ancient city on the northwestern shore of the Sea of Galilee, Israel.
After a brief stay in Capernaum , Jesus along with his mother, brothers and disciples would travel to Jerusalem to celebrate the Passover, which was one of the annual festivals that observant Jews were religiously required to attend.
Ruined. Capernaum (/kəˈpɜːrneɪəm, -niəm/ kə-PUR-nay-əm, -nee-əm; Hebrew : כְּפַר נַחוּם, romanized: Kfar Naḥūm, lit. ‘Nahum’s village’; Arabic: كفر ناحوم, romanized: Kafr Nāḥūm) was a fishing village established during the time of the Hasmoneans, located on the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee.
The film takes place in Beirut, but the title takes its name from the ancient Israeli fishing town of Capernaum , which in turn became the namesake for a word meaning “disorderly accumulation of objects.” In the slums that Labaki’s characters inhabit, people, especially children, come to be a part of that disorderly
Distance between Nazareth and Capernaum is 32.24 km.
|Distance||32.24 km||20.03 miles|
The biblical reference for the Jesus Trail is based on a verse from the New Testament Gospel of Matthew wherein at the start of Jesus’ public ministry he is described as moving from his home-town of Nazareth , located in the hills of the Galilee, down to Capernaum which was a lakeside fishing village on the Sea of
Gospel association In the Synoptic Gospels, Jesus is said to have approached the area near the city, but without entering the city itself. Jesus , while in this area, asked his closest disciples who they thought he was.
It is because the Bible teaches that Jesus is God in the flesh. Jesus provides us with a portrait of God. A second reason Jesus performed miracles was to affirm his true identity as the Son of God. One detail that stands about the miracles of Jesus is how few he actually performed .
The return of the family of Jesus to Nazareth , also known as the Return from Egypt, appears in the reports of the early life of Jesus given in the Canonical gospels. The Gospel of Matthew describes how Joseph, Mary, and Jesus went to Egypt to escape from Herod the Great’s slaughter of the baby boys in Bethlehem.
Bethsaida near the shore of the Sea of Galilee. While the location of Capernaum , another Galilean fishing village frequently mentioned in the Gospels, was identified in the early 20th century, the location of Bethsaida has remained contested.
Filmed on location in Beirut’s slums by Lebanese director/co-writer Nadine Labaki, “ Capernaum ” (the title is based on a French word signifying “chaos”) has an extraordinary, visceral immediacy.
Matthew’s gospel and Luke’s gospel record Jesus’ message of woe to the unrepentant cities of Chorazin, Bethsaida and Capernaum , located around the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee , for their refusal to repent. The three cities mentioned lay just north of the Sea of Galilee .