Healing the mother in law of Peter

Whenever I do research of Bible topics I consult the excavations done by the archaeologists.I remember one year an Italian was excavating here at Capernaum. They made the interesting discovery that the present synagogue was built on the original one where Jesus used to attend.Coming here you ask questions about the location of house of […]

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An exceptional sermon at Capernaum

The healing of the Nobleman’s son six month earlier had resulted in great good. Everybody in Capernaum heard about his son’s recovery.In Capernaum the nobleman’s son whom Christ had healed was a witness to His power. And the court official and his household joyfully testified of their faith. When it was known that the Teacher […]

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Jesus Heals A Man With An Unclean Spirit

Jesus Heals A Man With An Unclean SpiritFrom now the story of Jesus becomes very exciting. Guess how many fulltime followers were at His side? Peter and his brother Andre, John and his brother James. They were fully committed to Jesus and were looking forward to their first assignment.Listen to Mark’s account of what happened:Mark […]

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BOATS FOR SALE

The discourse ended, Jesus turned to Peter, and bade him launch out into the sea, and let down his net for a draught. But Peter was disheartened. All night he had taken nothing. During the lonely hours he had thought of the fate of John the Baptist, who was languishing alone in his dungeon. He […]

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FULFILMENT OF THE PROPHECY OF ISAIAH

  Peter was sitting in his boat after a night of total failure. He was listening to the amazing, beautiful sermon of Jesus but that did not erase the memory of the previous night’s failure. Before telling you what Jesus told Peter to do, let me tell you about the crowd that came to Jesus […]

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JESUS REJECTED IN HIS HOMETOWN OF NAZARETH

After Jesus was rejected by the Scribes and Pharisees He could no longer labour in Judea. At Upper Galilee there were more ordinary people and the place also had a cosmic mix of people. In is not easy to handle rejection and at times we need a little comfort. So before launching on His opening […]

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REJECTION OF JESUS – PART 2

In our previous lecture we visited Bethesda. The ruins tell us about the greatest miracle in its history that happened here. Apart from this miracle Jesus was going to have a dialogue with the agents of Satan who wanted to kill Him. What was the intonation of His voice like? Jesus never withheld truth from […]

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WHY WAS JESUS REJECTED AT JUDEA?

How do you measure the level pain caused by rejection? They were happily married for more than 30 when he left her for his secretary. Jesus came with accumulated love of eternity to shower it on people and they rejected it. Hebrew_2:3  how shall we escape if we neglect so great a salvation, which at […]

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WHAT TECHNIQUE DID JESUS USE TO DISPELL DARKNESS?

Last time we looked at the moral darkness of the world when Jesus was born. How did He go about to dispel this thick midnight darkness caused by the skilful prince of darkness, the devil? LET’S BEGIN WITH HIS EDUCATION The schools of His time, with their magnifying of things small and their belittling of […]

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