Jesus was 33 years old when he turned water into wine at a wedding in Cana. That was his first public miracle .
According to the gospels, it was on such a day that one of his most moving healing miracles took place. Jesus was in the small town of Capernaum , where he and the disciples had made their home. He was teaching inside a house, and the house was packed with people. Mark’s Gospel suggests that this was Peter’s house.
This site is located on a limestone outcropping that rises 330 feet (100 m) above the floor of the Bet Netofa Valley, 8 miles (13 km) from Nazareth and 5 miles (8.0 km) northeast of Sepphoris in lower Galilee . It also has long been identified as the true location of New Testament Cana .
It is the first of the Five Discourses of Matthew and takes place relatively early in the Ministry of Jesus after he has been baptized by John the Baptist, finished his fasting and spiritual retreat in the desert, and begun to preach in Galilee.
Jesus does not have a last name. Last names were not common in those times. Christ is not a name, but a title. Christ means “anointed” or “Messiah”, so Jesus became the “ Christ ” or “Messiah” when he got baptized at the age of 30.
Jesus at the age of twelve accompanies Mary and Joseph, and a large group of their relatives and friends to Jerusalem on pilgrimage, “according to the custom” – that is, Passover. On the day of their return, Jesus “lingered” in the Temple, but Mary and Joseph thought that he was among their group.
In the Gospel of John, Jesus is said to have performed seven miraculous signs that characterize his ministry, from changing water into wine at the start of his ministry to raising Lazarus from the dead at the end. For many Christians and Muslims, the miracles are actual historical events.
The feeding of the five-thousand, Jesus walking on water, and the numerous healing miracles all serve to validate His divinity, but no miracle validates His divine nature like the greatest miracle , His personal, bodily resurrection.
Terms in this set ( 4 ) healing miracles . Jesus healed people who were sick or disabled. exorcism. the act of freeing someone of demons. Restoration of Life. there are three occasion in the gospel eyes Jesus raises people from the dead. nature miracle . A miracle in which Jesus shows his power over nature.
The transformation of water into wine at the Marriage at Cana or Wedding at Cana is the first miracle attributed to Jesus in the Gospel of John. External links.
|Marriage at Cana Life of Jesus : Ministry & Miracles|
|Preceded by Return of Jesus to Galilee||New Testament Events||Succeeded by Jesus and Nicodemus John 03:01–21|
Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Qana , also spelled Cana or Kana , (Arabic: قانا ) is a village in southern Lebanon located 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) southeast of the city of Tyre and 12 kilometres (7.5 mi) north of the border with Israel , in an area historically known as Upper Galilee .
And when He was twelve years old, they went up to Jerusalem according to the custom of the feast. When they had finished the days, as they returned, the Boy Jesus lingered behind in Jerusalem.
Following the arrest of Jesus, Peter denied knowing him three times, but after the third denial, heard the rooster crow and recalled the prediction as Jesus turned to look at him. Peter then began to cry bitterly. This final incident is known as the Repentance of Peter .
Using these methods, most scholars assume a date of birth between 6 and 4 BC, and that Jesus ‘ preaching began around AD 27–29 and lasted one to three years. They calculate the death of Jesus as having taken place between AD 30 and 36.