Map of the Ministry of Jesus (Bible History Online)
Isa 52:7 -How lovely are the feet of him who brings good news, who publishes peace; who brings good news of great joy, who publishes salvation; who proclaims to Zion, “Thy God reigns!” THE LAND THAT HAD BEEN PROMISED Jesus returned to his homeland, the Land of Israel, which had been promised to the first Hebrew, Abraham, thousands of years before. A covenant was made between the Lord and Abraham, and the Lord promised that one day his “seed” (descendant) would be a benefit to all nations. The fact that Israel was referred to as “The Promised Land” was due to this very reason.
It is astonishing how much the Lord enjoyed the country of Israel, given that it was not only beautiful throughout, but also had markers that proved God’s faithfulness in keeping His promises to His people.
Because it is true that a decent Bible atlas is a necessary tool for every serious student of the Bible, the map application that has been developed to accompany it was developed.
You may use the Map to track the path that Jesus took throughout his mission.
- Illustration of Jesus’ Ministry on a Map Introduction to and Information About the Map Overview Jerusalem is ranked first, followed by Nazareth.
- Jerusalem is number seven on the list.
- The cities of Jerusalem and Samaria are on the eleventh and twelfth.
- Bethany is number 32 on the list.
- Second, a map of the Temple.
- ten passages from the Golgotha Scriptures Finally, a map of Jesus’ ministry is presented.
Jesus Trail – Wikipedia
|Walking the Jesus Trail soon after Nazareth, on the stone to the left a Jesus Trail mark|
|Length||65 km (40 mi)|
|Trail difficulty||Moderate to strenuous|
|Sights||Basic Route:Nazareth,Sepphoris,Cana,Hattin,Arbel,Sea of Galilee,Capernaum,Tabgha,Mount of Beatitudes; Alternate return route:Tiberias,Jordan River,Mount Tabor, andMount Precipice.|
This hiking and pilgrimage route in Israel’s Galilee area parallels the path that Jesus may have taken throughout his life and ministry. It is 65 kilometers (40 miles) long and connects numerous places from Jesus’ life and ministry, including the Mount of Beatitudes. After starting in Nazareth and passing via Sepphoris, Cana (Kafr Kann), theHorns of Hattin, the Mount Arbel Cliffs, theSea of Galilee, Capernaum, Tabgha, and the Mount of Beatitudes, the walk finally ends at the Mount of Beatitudes.
An alternate return route takes you through Tiberias, the Jordan River, Mount Tabor, and Mount Precipice, among other places.
The path was built in 2007 by two hiking enthusiasts: Maoz Inon, a Jewish Israeli entrepreneur who has established hostels and guesthouses across Israel, and David Landis, a Christian American hiking specialist who has traveled extensively over the world to hike. The route was officially marked in 2008, after years of planning and preparation. A non-profit organization, it is maintained and promoted mostly via the efforts of volunteers at the present time. The path is open to the public and free to use for anybody who want to trek or camp along its length.
When sections of the Jesus Trail intersect with other trails (such as the Israel National Trail), an extra orange circle is placed to the trail sign that before the intersection.
An international, national, and local coalition of groups, including JNF-KKL (The Jewish National Fund), the Fauzi Azar Inn in Nazareth, village schools, and foreign volunteers, have worked together to keep the trail in good condition and sanitary.
The biblical reference for the Jesus Trail is based on this verse, which appears at the beginning of Jesus’ public ministry.
The following passage from the Gospel of Matthew states: “Leaving Nazareth, he traveled and resided at Capernaum, which was near the lake.” (See Matthew 4:13 for more information.) According to the Gospels, Capernaum was chosen as the location for Jesus’ ministry headquarters: “And getting into a boat, he crossed over and came to his native city.” Also in Matthew 9:1, “And when he came to Capernaum after a few days, it was reported that he was at home,” which means “at home.” (See Mark 2:16).
Maoz Inon and David Landis explain the Jesus Trail philosophy on the official Jesus Trail Homepage: “We hope that travelers of diverse religious and ethnic backgrounds will gain a new understanding of the life of Jesus through the people and land that shaped his historical context along the Jesus Trail.” Today, interactions on the route continue to provide chances to extend and receive hospitality from a variety of different groups of individuals.
Modern travelers might learn to live simply and travel light by following the spirit of Jesus’ words from Mark 6:8-9: “Let us live simply and travel light.” “Take nothing with you but a staff for the journey—no bread, no bag, and no money in your belts.” Wear sandals, but avoid wearing a second garment.” According to the history of pilgrimage hiking pathways across the world, such as the Camino de Santiago de Compostela (the Way of St.
James) in northern Spain and the Saint Paul Trail in Turkey, the Jesus Trail was built in the same manner.
With about 200,000 hikers every year on theCamino de Santiago in the first decade of the twenty-first century, the medieval tradition of religious pilgrimage has witnessed a rebirth in recent years and is expected to continue.
The trail is designed for Christians who are looking for a pilgrimage route that not only provides a more personal experience of the Galilee and sites associated with Jesus’ life, but also incorporates historical sites from various eras, sites sacred to other religions, natural sites, breathtaking panoramas, and hiking for those who are looking for a physically demanding route. Christians account for two-thirds of all inbound tourism to Israel. The Gospel Trail is a similar hiking trail that began in November 2011 to attract Christian tourists.
Sections of the trail
The Sea of Galilee and the Mount of Beatitudes The landscape and distances involved naturally lend themselves to the Jesus Trail being walked as a series of day walks over the course of four days, with each day’s journey ranging between 13 and 19 kilometers (8 to 12 kilometers) in length.
- Day 1: Nazareth to Cana through Sepphoris
- Day 2: Nazareth to Cana via Sepphoris
- Day 3: Nazareth to Cana via Sepphoris
- Day 4: Nazareth to Cana via Sepphoris
- Day 5: Nazareth to Cana via Sepphoris
- Day 6: Nazareth to Cana via Sepphoris
- Day 7: Nazareth to Cana via Sepphoris
- Day 8: Nazareth to The second day is spent traveling from Cana to Kibbutz Lavi, and the third day is spent traveling from Kibbutz Lavi to Moshav Arbel. On the fourth day, we go from Moshav Arbel to Capernaum, passing by the Mount of Beatitudes.
Details of the four sections
- 1st day – Path from Nazareth to Cana through the Sepphoris – The trail begins at the Church of the Annunciation in Nazareth’s city center, travels through the Old City of Nazareth, and then ascends steep stairways to a ridge with a panoramic view of the city. From there, the route heads out into agricultural fields in the direction of the ancient city of Tsippori, which has been thoroughly excavated (Sepphoris). Leaving Cana, the trail travels almost entirely through forests and natural and cultivated fields until it reaches the outskirts of a modern Jewish agricultural commune (Hebrew:kibbutz) called Lavi, which is located near the hill of the Horns of Hattin
- Day 3: Kibbutz Lavi to Kafr Kanna – After leaving Kafr Kanna, the trail travels almost entirely through forests and natural and cultivated fields until it reaches the outskirts of a (Kinneret). The trail then continues along the northern shore of the lake to the church at Tabgha, which commemorates the New Testament account of Jesus feeding the multitudes, and then on to the church and gardens at the Mount of Beatitudes, which commemorates the Sermon on the Mount, before arriving at the ancient lakeside fishing village of Capernaum, with its extensive ruins and modern church
- After that, the trail returns to the beginning.
- Tourist destinations in Israel
- Israel’s geographical landscape
- A list of long-distance pathways
- Jacob Saar and Yagil Henkin are two of the most talented musicians in the world (2019). The Jesus Trail and the Golan Trail are two of the most popular trails in Israel (Second ed.). ISBN 9789654205757
- Dintaman, Anna
- Eshkol Publishing, ISBN 9789654205757
- David Landis is a writer who lives in the United States (2013). The Jesus Trail and Other Biblical Walks in the Galilee are excellent options for hiking (Second ed.). In collaboration with the Village to Village Press, CS1 maintains a multiple-author authors list (link)
- Korb, Scott (2010). Life in Year One: What It Was Like in First-Century Palestine, According to the Bible Riverhead Books
- Dennis Lewin
- Riverhead Publishers (2012). From Nazareth to the Sea of Galilee, hikers may experience the “Jesus Trail.” Backpacker Magazine is a publication dedicated to travelers. On April 8, 2012, the original version of this article was archived. Reed, Jonathan L., et al (2002). Evidence for the Galilean Jesus: A Reconsideration of the Evidence. Archaeology and the Galilean Jesus. Saar, Jacob
- Trinity Press International
- (2012). The Jesus Trail and the city of Jerusalem Wright, N.T. (Eshkol Publishing, ISBN 9789659124954)
- Wright, N.T. (Eshkol Publishing, ISBN 9789659124954)
- Wright, N.T. (1999). The Way of the Lord: Christian Pilgrimage in the Twenty-First Century Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing Company
- The official website of the American Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel (ASPNI)
- Nazareth Village is an open-air museum that reconstructs and reenacts village life in the first century AD in Galilee
- It is also a popular tourist destination.
Map of Areas Where Jesus Lived and Taught
The Geographical Areas in which Jesus Lived and Taught
Locations on the Map
- The cities of Phoenicia, Galilee, Decapolis, Samaria, Perea, and Juda are mentioned, as well as Mt. Hermon, Caesarea Philippi, Chorazin, Bethsaida, Capernaum, Magdala, Sea of Galilee, Gergesa, Tiberias, Hippo(s), Dion, Canatha, Nazareth, Gadara, Abila, Nain, Scyt
- Jerusalem, Ramah, Emmaus, the Mount of Olives, Jerusalem, Bethphage, Bethany, and Bethlehem are all places to visit in the Jerusalem area.
Chart: Where Jesus Walked (Laminated)
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|Map 4 – The Travels and Acts of Jesus in Year Three of His Ministry c AD29-30||THIRD PREACHING TOUR OF GALILEE Jesus travels from Capernaum to”his own native town”of Nazareth (Mk 6:1)In Nazareth, he isrejected for a second time(Mt 13:54; Mk 6:1) He continues through Galilee (Mt 13:58; Mk 6:6) andsends out the twelve apostles to preachthe Gospel (Mt 10:5; Mk 6:7; Lk 9:1) The Twelve returnto Capernaumfrom their mission (Mk 6:30, Luke 9:10)From Capernaum, they go off by boat with Jesus to a quiet place (Mk 6:32)near Bethsaida (Lk 9:10). Herehe feeds the 5,000(Mt 14:14; Mk 6:33; Lk 9:11; Jn 6:5)The disciples return across the Sea of Galilee (Mt 14:22; Mk 6:45),Jesus walking on the waterto join them (Mt 14:25; Mk 6:48; Jn 6:19). They land near the Plain of Gennesaret andJesus heals many peoplethere (Mt 14:34; Mk 6:53)From Gennesaret they make their way back to Capernaum(Jn 6:24) andJesus teaches about the Bread of Life(Jn 6:26) JESUS PREACHES AND HEALS IN SYRIAN-PHOENICIA, ITUREA and TRACHONITIS, THE DECAPOLIS Jesus retires from Galilee to the region of Tyre and Sidon in Syrian-Phoenicia (Mt 15:21; Mk 7:24) wherehe heals the daughter of the Gentile Syrophoenician woman(Mt 15:22; Mk 7:25). HeleavesSyrian-Phoeniciavia Sidonfor Galilee (Mt 15:29) buttravels through theDecapolis (Mk 7:31).In theDecapolis heheals the deaf and mute man (Mk 7:32) andfeeds the 4,000(Mt 15:32; Mk 8:1) Reaching the Sea of Galilee, he crosses by boat to the Magadan/Dalmanutharegion (Mt 15:39; Mk 8:10). Therethe Pharisees and Sadducees ask for a sign from heaven (Mt 16:1; Mk 8:11) Continuing on to Bethsaida,a blind man is healed(Mk 8:22)Jesus now travels from Galilee, north to Caesarea Philippi in Iturea and Trachonitis, wherePeter confesses that Jesus is the Christ(Mt 16:13; Mk 8:27)Continuing on from Caesarea Philippi possibly further north towards Mount Hermon, three of the disciples seeJesus Transfiguredin the presence of Elijah and Moses (Mt 17:1; Mk 9:2; Lk 9:28). On his return,Jesus heals the boy with epilepsy(Mt 17:14; Mk 9:14; Lk 9:37).Other traditions place the Transfiguration to the south, onMount Tabor. The epileptic boy would then have been healed in theGalileearea.In Galilee (Mt 17:22; Mk 9:30) in Capernaum (Mk 9:33),Jesus pays the Temple Tax with a fish!(Mt 17:24). Then to avoid the dangers in Judea,he remains inGalilee (Jn 7:1) LATER MINISTRY IN JUDEA Jesus leaves Capernaum and Galilee for the last earthly time (Mt 19:1; Mk 10:1) and heads for Jerusalem (Lk 9:51; Jn 7:10). Travelling by Samaria, heheals the ten lepers(Lk 17:11) but isrejected in a Samaritan village(Lk 9:52) Arriving in Jerusalem for the Feast of the Tabernacles in the Autumn of c AD29 (Jn 7:10), Jesusforgives the woman caught in adultery(Jn 8:2) andheals the blind manwho is taken before the Sanhedrin (Jn 9:1) During his travels in Judea, Jesusvisits Martha and Maryin Bethany (Lk 10:38), returning to Jerusalem for “Hanukkah”, the Feast of Dedication in December c AD29 (Jn 10:22) THE LAST FEW MONTHS – c AD30 Jesus withdraws toBethany-across-the-Jordan(or Bethabara “where John had first baptised”), and into the province of Perea, andstays for a while(Jn 10:40)Following the death of Lazarus, Jesus returns to Bethany near Jerusalem, andraises him (Lazarus) from the dead(Jn 11:1). Because of threats to his life,Jesus withdraws toEphraimto the north of Jerusalem (Jn 11:54)HIS MINISTRY IN PEREA (MODERN JORDAN) He then crosses the River Jordan and works in Perea(Mt 19:1; Mk 10:1). There heblesses the little children(Mt 19:13, Mk 10:13; Lk 18:15) andspeaks to the rich young man(Mt 19:16; Mk 10:17; Lk 18:18)THE FINAL JOURNEY TO JERUSALEM Jesus nowtravels towardsJerusalemfor the last time(Mt 20:17; Mk 10:32; Lk 18:31). Passing through Jericho heheals one (or two) blind men(Mt 20:29; Mk 10:46; Lk 18:35) and converts Zacchaeus the tax collector(Lk 19:1). Reaching Bethany(Jn 12:1) the home of Lazarus, Mary and Martha,Jesus is anointed by Maryeither now (Jn 12:2), or later (Mt 26:6; Mk 14:3) afterhis triumphal entry intoJerusalem (Mt 21:1; Mk 11:1; Lk 19:29; Jn 12:12) During theEaster week, Jesus returns toJerusalem each day afterstaying overnight inBethany on the Mount of Olives (Mt 21:17-18; Mk 11:11-12;19; Lk 21:37).|
Jesus Footsteps – 100 events in 1000 days
|The event||Event type||When||Where||Gospels reference|
|1||Jesus travels from Nazareth (Jesus is about 30 years old) to Capernaum||Travel||(1st year)28AD||Capernaum||Lk 3:23,Mt 4:13|
|2||Baptized by John the Baptist in the Jordan river||Baptize||28AD||Jordan river||Mk 1:9-11,Mt 3:13-17|
|3||Goes into Judean desert, faces the devil’s temptation||Travel||stays for 40 days||Desert||Mk 1:12,Lk 4:1,Mt 4:1|
|4||Jesus calls his first five disciples to meet at the place of baptism||Meeting||Bethabara,beyond theJordan river||Jn 1:28-42|
|5||Jesus returns to Galilee with his disciples||Travel||Galilee||Jn 1:43|
|6||turns water into wine in a wedding||Miracle||28AD||Cana||Jn 2:1|
|7||Travels and stays in Capernaum for a short while||Lodging||Capernaum||Jn 2:12|
|8||Travels to Jerusalem for Passover||Travel||Apr. 28AD||Jerusalem||Jn 2:13|
|9||Drives out the money changers from the temple||Act||temple||Jn 2:14|
|10||Meets Nicodemus the Pharisee||Meeting||at night||Jerusalem||Jn 3:1-21|
|11||Jesus leaves with his disciples to baptize believers||Act||land ofJudea||Jn 3:22|
|12||Jesus continues north with his disciples, meets a Samaritan woman near Jacob’s well||Travel, Meeting||Village ofSychar inSamaria||Jn 4:4-5|
|13||Adds Samaritans to his believers||Act||for 2 days||Samaria||Jn 4:39-42|
|14||Departs to Galilee||Travel||after 2 days||Samaria||Jn 4:43|
|15||Reaches Galilee, received by residents||Travel||Galilee||Jn 4:44-45|
|16||Heals the official’s son (laid sick in Capernaum)||Miracle||Cana||Jn 4:46-54|
|17||Moves to Capernaum||Lodging||(2nd year)29AD||Capernaum||Mk 1:21,Mt 4:13,Lk 4:31|
|18||Starts to preach||Acts||Capernaum||Mt 4:17|
|19||Heals madman in synagogue||Healing||synagogue||Mk 1:23Lk 4:33|
|20||Heals Peter’s mother in law of fever||Healing||Peter’s house||Mk 1:29Mt 8:14-17,Lk 4:38|
|21||Travels, preaching and healing||Travel,Healing||synagoguesin the Galilee||Mk 1:39,Mt 4:23|
|22||Heals the leper||Healing||city in theGalilee||Mk 1:40,Lk 5:12,Mt 8:2|
|23||Returns to Capernaum||Travel||Capernaum||Mk 2:1|
|24||Heals a paralyzed man||Healing||Capernaum||Mk 2:3,Mt 9:2,Lk 5:18|
|25||Jesus calls Levi (Matthew)the tax collector to be a disciple||Acts||Capernaum||Mk 2:14,Mt 9:9,Lk 5:27|
|26||Jesus travels to Jerusalem to a Jewish Festival (Passover? Shavout?)||Travel||Apr/May 29AD||Jerusalem||Jn 5:1|
|27||Heals crippled man||Healing||On a Sabbath||Jerusalem, poolofBethesda||Jn 5:2-19|
|28||Returns north||Travel||sea of Galilee||Jn 6:1|
|29||Heals a man with shriveled hand||Healing||synagogue in Galilee||Mk 3:1,Mt 12:9,Lk 6:6|
|30||Heals many others||Healing||Galilee||Mk 3:7,Mt 12:15|
|31||Selects his 12 apostles||Acts||Galilee hillside, near Capernaum||Mk 3:13,Mt 10:1,Lk 6:12|
|32||Delivers sermon on the mount (or hillside)||Preaching||Galilee hillside, near Capernaum||Mt 5,Lk 6:20|
|33||Heals a servant of Roman centurion||Healing||Capernaum||Mt 8:5,Lk 7:2|
|34||Continues to preachheal||Preaching,Healing||Galilee|
|35||Brings back the widow’s son back to life||Healing||Nain||Lk 7:Lk 11-16|
|36||Tours the Galilee with his 12 apostles and assistant women||Travel||Galilee||Lk 8:1|
|37||Sails across the sea of Galilee||Travel||Jesus Boat||Mk 4:35,Mt 8:18,Lk 8:22|
|38||Calms a storm (seepainting)||Miracle||sea of Galilee||Mk 4:37,Mt 8:24,Lk 8:23|
|39||Land in region of Gerasenes/Gadarenes||Travel||gentile Decapolis||Mk 5:1,Lk 8:26,Mt 8:28|
|40||Heals madman/madmen; their devils driven out into herd of pigs who then drown in the lake;||Healing||Kursi||Mt 8:28-34,Mk 5:1-14,Lk 8:26-33|
|41||Greeted by the whole city||Acts||Gadarenes||Mt 8:34,Mk 5:14-20,Lk 8: 34-37|
|42||Sails back to Capernaum||Travel||sea of Galilee, Capernaum||Mk 5:2122|
|43||Heals daughter of Jairus||Healing||Capernaum|
|44||Returns to Nazareth||Travel||Nazareth||Mk 6:1|
|45||Rejected again in his home town||Acts||Synagoguein Nazareth||Mk 6:1,Mt 13:54|
|46||Travels in the Galilee||Travel||Galilee||Mt 13:58,Mk 6:6|
|47||Sends out the 12 apostles to preach||Preach||Galilee||Mk 6:7,Mt 10:5,Lk 9:1|
|48||The 12 return back from the tour||Travel||Capernaum||Mk 6:30,Lk 9:10|
|49||Jesus sails with the 12 to a quite place||Travel||sea of Galilee||Mk 6:32|
|50||Feeds the 5,000||Miracle||nearBethsaida||Mk 6:33,Mt 14:14,Lk 9:10,Jn 6:5|
|51||Disciples sail back||Travel||sea of Galilee||Mk 6:45,Mt 14:22|
|52||Jesus walks on the water to them||Miracle||sea of Galilee||Mk 6:48,Mt 14:25,Jn 6:19|
|53||Land on the shore of the plains of Gennesaret||Travel||sea of Galilee||Mk 6:53,Mt 14:34|
|54||Heals many people||Healing||Gennesaret||Mk 6:53,Mt 14:34|
|55||returns home;Jesus teaches about the bread of life||Travel, preach||Capernaum||Jn 6:24,Jn 6:26|
|56||Travels to coast of TyreSidon(Syrian Phoenicia, north of Galilee)||Travel||Tyre, Sidon||Mk 7:24,Mt 15:21|
|57||Heals daughter of gentile woman||Healing||Mt 15:22-29, Mk7:25|
|58||Returns to Decapolis||Travel||midst of coastofDecapolis||Mk 7:31|
|59||Heals the deafmute man||Healing||Decapolis||Mk 7:32|
|60||Feeds the 4,000||Miracle||Decapolis||Mk 8:1-9,Mt 16:5-12|
|61||Sails to a town near Magdala (also called Dalmanutha)||Travel||nearMagdala||Mk 8:10,Mt 15:39|
|62||The Pharisees and Sadducees ask for proof – a sign from heaven||Acts||nearMagdala||Mk 8:11,Mt 16:1-4|
|63||Departs to Beithsaida||Travel||Bethsaida||Mk 8:22-26|
|64||Heals blind man||Healing||Bethsaida||Mk 8:22-26|
|65||Travels to Caesarea Phillipi (upper Galilee)||Travel||Caesarea Phillipi||Mk 8:27,Mt 16:13|
|66||Peter confesses that Jesus is Christ||Acts||Caesarea Phillipi||Mk 8:29,Mt 16:16|
|67||Travel to high mountain (Hermon? Tabor?)||Travel||after 6 days||Mt Hermonor MtTabor||Mk 9:2,Mt 17:1,Lk 9:28|
|68||The disciples see Jesus transfigured in presence of Elijah and Moses||Mt Hermonor MtTabor||Mk 9:2,Mt 17:1,Lk 9:28|
|69||Heals boy with epilepsy||Healing||Mt Tabor?||Mk 9:14|
|70||Travels in the Galilee||Travel||Galilee/ Capernaum||Mk 9:30,Mt 17:22-24|
|71||Jesus makes prophecy on his last days in Galilee||Acts||Galilee||Mt 17:22-23|
|72||Jesus pays the temple tax with a fish||Acts||Capernaum||Mt 17:24-27|
|73||Jesus remains in Galilee to avoid problems with the Jews||Travel||Galilee||Jn 7:1|
|74||Leaves Galilee (for last time)||Travel||Galilee||Mk 10:1,Mt 19:1|
|75||On his way to Jerusalem, arrives to Samaria||Travel||Samaria||Lk 9:51,Jn 7:10|
|76||Heals the ten lepers||Healing||Samariavillage||Lk 17:11|
|77||Rejected in Samaritan village||Acts||Samariavillage||Lk 9:52|
|78||Arrives in Jerusalem for the feast of Tabernacles (Sukkoth)||Travel||Oct, 29AD||Jerusalem||Jn 7:2-|
|79||Went up to the temple, to mount of olives and back to the temple||Travel||Temple,Mount of Olives||Jn 7:14-8:2|
|80||Forgives a woman caught in adultery, although the Pharisees wanted to stone her||Temple||Jn 8:3|
|81||Heals a blind man||Healing||Temple||Jn 9:1|
|82||Travels in Judea; meets MarthaMary||Travel||Bethany,near Jerusalem||Lk 10:38|
|83||Returns to Jerusalem for Hanukkah||Travel||Dec, 29AD||Ophel and Hulda gates||Jn 10:22|
|84||Stays in Bethabara and Perea||Travel||(3rd year)Jan, 30AD||BethAbara||Jn 10:40|
|85||Raises Lazarus from the dead||Healing||Bethany||Jn 11:1|
|86||After threats on his life, moves to Ephraim||Travel||Ephraim||Jn 11:54|
|87||Works in Perea (east of Jordan river)||Acts||Perea region||Mk 19:1,Mt 19:1|
|88||Blesses little children, speaks to rich young man||Acts||Perea||Mk 10:13,Mt 19:13,Lk 18:15|
|89||Passes in Jericho, heals blind men||Healing||Mar 30AD||Jericho||Mk 10:46,Mt 20:29,Lk 18:35|
|90||Converts Zacchaeus, tax collector||Acts||Jericho||Lk 19:1|
|91||In the house of Lazarus, Mary and Martha; anointed by Mary||Acts||6 days before Passover;Apr 18||Bethany,Mount of Olives||Jn 12,Mk 14:3,Mt 26:6|
|92||Before Passover, visits Jerusalem every day and returns to Bethany at night, for 6 days||Travel||Apr 24-29, AD30AD||Jerusalem||Mk 11:11,Mt 21:17,Lk 21:37|
|93||Rides into Jerusalem on a donkey (the Messiah according to the Jewish tradition)||Travel||Sunday before Passover||Mount of Olives||Jn 12:12-15Lk 19:37|
|94||This excitement is noticed by the chief priests||Temple mount||Lk 19:39;Mt 21:15Mk 11:11.|
|95||Overturns table of money changers and merchants||Acts||Southern Wall||Mt 21:12|
|96||Last supper||Acts||Bethany||Lk 22:14|
|97||Hides in the garden with his disciples; captured after Judas betrayal||Acts||at night||Gethsemane||Jn 18: 1-3|
|98||Tried and convicted||Acts||Flagellation||Mk 14:50-15:39,Lk 23:4|
|99||Led to the cross||Via Dolorosa||Luke 23,Luke 26|
|100||Jesus is crucified Friday, 15th of Nissan||Acts||Apr 30AD||Holy Sepulchre||Mk 14:12,Jn 19:31|
11. The Holy Land in New Testament Times
nPrincipalPolitical dividing lines SidonAbilene Sarepta Lebanon Mountains are a range of mountains in Lebanon. Damascus Litani Syria Mt. Hermon is a mountain in Greece. PharparTyre Phoenicia Caesarea Philippi Huleh Valley is a valley in the Huleh Mountains. Galilee Ptolemais (Accho) (Accho) Chorazin Bethsaida Capernaum Kishon Cana Magdala The Sea of Galilee is a body of water in Israel (Chinnereth) Mt. Carmel is a holy mountain in Israel. Nazareth Tiberias Mt. Tabor (Yarmuk) is a mountain in Armenia.
- Gilboa is a mountain in California.
- Ebal is a mountain in the Sychar Mountains.
- Gerizim is located near Joppa.
- Aijalon Bethel The Jordan River is a body of water that flows through Jordan, Israel, and Palestine.
- of Olives (Mount of Olives) Bethphage BethanyQumran Mt.
- Ascalon ElahBethlehem Judea GazaHebron Machaerus GerarIdumea Arnon (Dead Sea) BesorBeersheba Masada The Judean Wilderness is a natural reserve in Judea.
- Tyre and Sidon are two of the most important cities in the ancient world. Chorazin and Bethsaida were likened to the cities of Tyre and Sidon by Jesus (Matt. 11:20–22). He cured the daughter of a Gentile woman (Matt. 15:21–28)
- He appeared on the Mount of Transfiguration (Matt. 17:1–8). The transfiguration of Jesus took place in front of Peter, James, and John, and they were given the keys to the kingdom (Matt. 17:1–13). For example, some believe that the Mount of Transfiguration is actually Mount Hermon, while others think that it is Mount Tabor.)
- Caesarea Philippi (Caesarea) Matthew 16:13–20 describes Peter’s testimony that Jesus is the Christ, and how he was promised the keys to the kingdom. Jesus prophesied His own death and resurrection (Matt. 16:21–28)
- Galilee was the location of Jesus’ death and resurrection. Galilee was the location where Jesus spent the most of His life and ministry (Matt. 4:23–25). He delivered the Sermon on the Mount (Matt. 5–7), treated a leper (Matt. 8:1–4), and chose, ordained, and dispatched the Twelve Apostles, among whom only Judas Iscariot was presumably not a Galilean (Mark 3:13–19) during His time in Jerusalem. The Apostles were in Galilee when the resurrected Christ appeared to them (Matt. 28:16–20)
- The Sea of Galilee, later known as the Sea of Tiberias, was in Galilee. Using Peter’s boat as a platform, Jesus preached from (Luke 5:1–3) and commissioned Peter, Andrew, James, and John to go forth and fish for people (Matt. 4:18,22
- Luke 5:1–11). Aside from it, He calmed a raging storm (Luke 8:22–25), taught parables from a boat (Matt. 13), walked over the sea (Matt. 14:22–32), and appeared to His apostles after His Resurrection (John 21). Bethsaida is the birthplace of Peter, Andrew, and Philip (John 1:44). Jesus and the Apostles walked aside in private to a location near Bethsaida. A large number of people followed Him, and He provided food for the 5,000 (Luke 9:10–17
- John 6:1–14). Capernaum was the location where Jesus healed a blind man (Mark 8:22–26)
- This was Peter’s residence (Matt. 8:5, 14). Jesus performed miracles in Capernaum, which Matthew referred to as His “own city,” including healing a paralytic (Matt. 9:1–7
- Mark 2:1–12), healing the mother of Peter’s wife (Matt. 8:5–15), appointing Matthew as one of His Apostles (Matt. 9:9), opening blind eyes, casting out a devil (Matt. 9:27–33), giving the bread of life discourse (Mat This was Mary Magdalene’s residence when she was alive (Mark 16:9). After feeding the 4,000 (Matt. 15:32–39), Jesus arrived here, and the Pharisees and Sadducees begged Him to show them a sign from heaven (Matt. 16:1–4)
- Cana (Matt. 16:1–4)
- And Cana (Matt. 16:1–4). As recorded in John 2:1–11, Jesus transformed water into wine and cured a nobleman’s son who was there in Capernaum (John 4:46–54). Cana was also the home of Nathanael (John 21:2), and Nazareth was the city where Jesus was born. The annunciations to Mary and Joseph took place at Nazareth (Matt. 1:18–25
- Luke 1:26–38
- 2:4–5), according to the Scriptures. The city of Jericho is where Jesus spent his boyhood and adolescence after coming from Egypt (Matt. 2:19–23
- Luke 2:51–52), when He revealed that He was the Messiah and was rejected by His own people (Luke 4:14–32). A blind man was restored to sight by Jesus (Luke 18:35–43). He also dined with Zacchaeus, who was known as “the chief of the publicans” (Luke 19:1–10), and Bethabara (Luke 19:11–13). John the Baptist proclaimed that he was “the voice of one weeping in the desert” (John 1:19–28), and he claimed to be the Messiah. bathed Jesus in the Jordan River and declared him to be the Lamb of God (John 1:28–34)
- Judean wilderness (John 1:28–34)
- This desert, where John the Baptist spoke (Matt. 3:1–4), where Jesus fasted for 40 days and was tempted (Matt. 4:1–11), and Emmaus are all mentioned in the Bible. The resurrected Christ walked with two of His disciples on the way to Emmaus (Luke 24:13–32)
- Bethphage was a city in the Roman province of Lydia. Two disciples gave Jesus a colt, on which He rode triumphantly into Jerusalem (Matt. 21:1–11)
- Bethany was the location of Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem. This was the place where Mary, Martha, and Lazarus resided (John 11:1). Mary heard Jesus’ words, and Jesus told Martha that she had chosen the “good part” (Luke 10:38–42)
- Jesus raised Lazarus from the dead (John 11:1–44)
- And Mary anointed Jesus’ feet (Matt. 26:6–13
- John 12:1–8)
- Bethlehem was the site of the birth of Jesus (Luke 2:8–11)
- And Bethlehem was the site of the birth of Lazarus (Luke 2: Luke 2:2–7 tells the story of Jesus’ birth and burial in a manger
- Luke 2:8–20 describes how angels announced Jesus’ birth to the shepherds
- Matthew 2:12–12 tells the story of how wise men were guided to Jesus
- And Matthew 2:16–18 tells the story of Herod executing the infants.
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This map has all of the necessary photographs and information, and it is a must-have for any pilgrimage to the Holy Land. The following locations are included: 1) Jerusalem – the ancient city 2) Nazareth – the old city 3) The Via Dolorosa is a painful route. 4) The region around the Sea of Galilee. In addition to a detailed map of Israel and a legend of all holy places with photographs and locations highlighted very clearly, there is also a glossary of terms. All routes and itineraries are clearly noted on a customized map, which includes: 1) A flight to Cairo, Egypt 2) The journey from and to Jerusalem; and 3) The journey to Peraea.
6) Travel to the cities of Tyre and Sidon.
Notes that are beneficial The Israelite tribes of Reuben, Gad, and the half tribe of Manasseh lived at Perea, which was in the region known as Perea.
2) The journey to Tyre and Sidon, which are now known as Sour (Tyre) and Sidah (Sidon) in Lebanon, respectively (related to: Mk 7:25-30 and Mk 7:31)