A True Story . . .



Jesus preaches in Galilee

Matthew 4:12–17 (NIV)

Jesus Begins to Preach

12 When Jesus heard that John had been
put in prison, he withdrew to Galilee. 13 Leaving Nazareth,
he went and lived in Capernaum, which was by the lake in the area of Zebulun
and Naphtali—14 to fulfill what was said through the prophet

15 “Land of Zebulun and land of Naphtali,

the Way of the Sea, beyond the

Galilee of the Gentiles—

16 the people living in darkness

have seen a great light;

on those living in the land of the
shadow of death

a light has dawned.” 

17 From that time on Jesus began to
preach, “Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come

Mark 1:14–15 (NIV)

Jesus Announces the Good

4:18–22; Lk 5:2–11; Jn 1:35–42

14 After John was put in prison, Jesus
went into Galilee, proclaiming the good news of God. 15 “The time has come,” he said. “The kingdom of God has come near. Repent and believe the
good news!”

Luke 4:14–15 (NIV)

Jesus Rejected at Nazareth

14 Jesus returned to Galilee in the
power of the Spirit, and news about him spread through the whole countryside.
15 He was teaching in their synagogues, and everyone praised

John 4:43–45 (NIV)

Jesus Heals an Official’s

43 After the two days he left for Galilee.
44 (Now Jesus himself had pointed out that a prophet has no
honor in his own country.) 45 When he arrived in Galilee, the
Galileans welcomed him. They had seen all that he had done in Jerusalem at
the Passover Festival, for they also had been there.




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