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Cities Jesus Visited

1. Bethlehem - Jesus is born in Bethlehem. (Luke 2:4) 2. Joseph takes Jesus to Egypt. City not named. (Matthew 2:14) 3. Nazareth - Jesus, now about 30 years old travels from his home-town of Nazareth in Galilee. (Luke 3:23) 4. Bethany - At the River Jordan, possibly near Bethany-across-the-Jordan, he is baptised by John the Baptist (Mt 3:13; Mk 1:9) 5. He goes in to the Judean Desert or wilderness to face the devil's temptation (Mt 4:1; Mk 1:12; Lk 4:1) 6. Bethany-across-the-Jordan, Bethabara - At the River Jordan near Bethany-acrossthe-Jordan, or Bethabara (Jn 1:28), and according to John's Gospel, Jesus calls his first five disciples (Jn 1:35). These include Philip, Andrew, and Simon Peter all from Bethsaida in Galilee (John 1:44) 7. Cana - Jesus returns north to Galilee with his disciples (John 1:43), and at a wedding in Cana, changes the water into wine - His first recorded miracle (John 2:1) 8. Capernaum - He continues on to Capernaum, on the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee with His mother, brothers and disciples, and stays there a short time (John 2:12) 9. Jerusalem - He travels south to Jerusalem for the Passover - the first one mentioned in the Gospels (John 2:13). There he drives the money-changers from the Temple for the first time (John 2:14). He also meets the Pharisee, Nicodemus (John 3:1) 10. Sychar - Jesus leaves for the countryside of Judea where His disciples baptise believers (John 3:22) Jesus and His disciples continue northwards from Judea (Jn 4:3), passing through the territory of Samaria (John 4:4). Near Sychar, Jesus meets the Samaritan woman at the well (John 4:5). Many Samaritans believe in him (John 4:39), after which he continues on to Galilee (John 4:43) 11. Cana - He reaches Galilee (Mathew 4:12; Mark 1:14; Luke 4:14; John 4:45), and back in Cana heals the official's son who lays sick in Capernaum (John 4:46)

Mark 3:7) 16.Jesus moves to Capernaum (Mathew 4:13. Jerusalem . Luke 9:11. Luke 4:33) and Peter's mother-in-law of her fever (Mathew 8:14. Here he feeds the 5. At the Pool of Bethesda he heals the crippled man (John 5:2) 15. Capernaum . Jesus walking on the water to join them (Mathew 14:25. They land near the Plain of Gennesaret and Jesus heals many people there (Mathew 14:34. Mark 1:16. Mark 3:1. Luke 4:38) 14. Mark 4:37.the Ten Towns or Cities. Mark 4:35. Luke 4:31). Mark 6:48. Galilee . Mark 1:21. Luke 7:1) Jesus heals the Roman centurion's servant (Mathew 8:5. they go off by boat with Jesus to a quiet place (Mark 6:32) near Bethsaida (Luke 9:10). Luke 8:22) and calms a storm (Mathew 8:24. Nain .12. Jesus heals the madman in the story of the Gadarene Swine (Mathew 8:28. Luke 9:10) 20.Returning north to Galilee. John 6:5) 21. Luke 8:27) 19.The Twelve return to Capernaum from their mission (Mark 6:30.Jesus returns to His home-town of Nazareth. Mark 6:45).000 (Mathew 14:14. Capernaum . .Jesus continues preaching and healing in Galilee. and preaches in the synagogue (Luke 4:16).He sails across the Sea of Galilee (Mathew 8:18. Jesus call His first disciples .Jesus travels from Galilee south to Jerusalem for a Jewish festival possibly the Second Passover identified in the Gospels (John 5:1).The disciples return across the Sea of Galilee (Mathew 14:22. Mark 1:29. Mark 6:33. Luke 5:1). Mark 5:2. Luke 7:2) 17. Gerasenes or Gadarenes . John 6:19). According to the Synoptic Gospels. Capernaum . Landing in the region of the Gerasenes (Mark 5:1.(Mathew 8:5. He is rejected for the first time (Luke 4:28) 13.perhaps only now to full-time service (Mathew 4:18. Jesus heals the man with the shrivelled hand (Mathew 12:9.From Capernaum. In Capernaum he heals the madman in the synagogue (Mark 1:23. Nazareth . Luke 8:26) or Gadarenes (Mathew 8:28) in Gentile Decapolis . Bethsaida . Luke 6:6) and many others (Mathew 12:15. and in Nain brings the widow's son back to life (Luke 7:11) 18. Gennesaret . Mark 6:53). Luke 8:23).

Mk 7:24) where he heals the daughter of the Gentile Syrophoenician woman (Mt 15:22. “Who do people say I am?” They replied. no sign will be given to it. Mark 8:27-29. Dalmanutha Region . He got into the boat with His disciples and went to the region of Dalmanutha. The Pharisees came and began to question Jesus. others say Elijah. “Some say John the Baptist. one of the prophets. and still others.22.” 25. the capital of Jordan Al Husn in Jordan Capitolias (Beit Ras) in Jordan (Dion.Peter declares that Jesus is the Messiah. the only city west of the Jordan River Hippos (Hippus or Sussita) in Israel Gadara (Umm Qais) in Jordan Pella (West of Irbid) in Jordan Philadelphia. “Why does this generation ask for a sign? Truly I tell you.” “But what about you?” he asked. To test him. Decapolis .000 (Mt 15:32. in Jordan Raphana in Jordan Damascus 24.He leaves Syrian-Phoenicia via Sidon for Galilee (Mt 15:29) but travels through the Decapolis (Mk 7:31).Jesus retires from Galilee to the region of Tyre and Sidon in SyrianPhoenicia (Mt 15:21. Caesarea Philippi .Jesus was asked by the Pharisees and Sadducees for a sign from heaven. 23. In the Decapolis he heals the deaf and mute man (Mk 7:32) and feeds the 4. Tyre and Sidon . Jordan) Canatha (Qanawat) in Syria Arabella (Irbid). “Who do you say I am?” . modern day Amman. Jesus and His disciples went on to the villages around Caesarea Philippi. Mk 8:1) The ten Cities of the Decapolis identified by Pliny the Elder are: Gerasa (Jerash) in Jordan Scythopolis (Beth-Shean) in Israel. On the way he asked them. they asked him for a sign from heaven. Mark 8:10-12. Mk 7:25). He sighed deeply and said.

” said Jesus. Road to Emmaus Luke 24:13-32 Jesus appears to Cleopas and another disciple on the road to Emmaus. together with a large crowd.” 26. why do you persecute me?” “Who are you. “Saul. was sitting by the roadside begging. Mark 10:46-52. have mercy on me!” Many rebuked him and told him to be quiet. . He fell to the ground and heard a voice say to him. have mercy on me!” Jesus stopped and said. Jericho . The blind man said. POST-RESURRECTION APPEARANCES 27. When he heard that it was Jesus of Nazareth.Peter answered. “What do you want me to do for you?” Jesus asked him.” Immediately he received his sight and followed Jesus along the road. were leaving the city. Then they came to Jericho. “your faith has healed you. Saul. but he shouted all the more. As Jesus and His disciples. I want to see. Road to Damascus Acts 9:3-6 As he neared Damascus on his journey. he jumped to his feet and came to Jesus. “Rabbi. Bartimaeus (which means “son of Timaeus”). he began to shout. suddenly a light from heaven flashed around him. “Call him.” So they called to the blind man. “You are the Messiah.” “Go. “Jesus. “Cheer up! On your feet! He’s calling you.Blind man healed. a blind man.” Throwing his cloak aside. 28. Son of David. Lord?” Saul asked. “Son of David.

and you will be told what you must do. “Now get up and go into the city.” he replied.” . whom you are persecuting.“I am Jesus.