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And it came to pass, that, as the people pressed upon him to hear the word of God, he stood by the lake of Gennesaret,

Bible References


Luke 8:45
Jesus asked, "Who touched me?" While everyone was denying it, Peter and those who were with him said, "Master, the crowds are surrounding you and pressing in on you."
Luke 12:1
Meanwhile, the people had gathered by the thousands and were trampling on one another. Jesus began to speak first to his disciples. "Watch out for the yeast that is, the hypocrisy of the Pharisees!
Matthew 4:18
While Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers Simon (also called Peter) and his brother Andrew. They were casting a net into the sea, because they were fishermen.
Matthew 11:12
"From the days of John the Baptist until the present, the kingdom from heaven has been forcefully advancing, and violent people have been attacking it,
Mark 1:16
While Jesus was walking beside the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and his brother Andrew. They were throwing a net into the sea because they were fishermen.
Mark 3:9
Jesus told his disciples to have a boat ready for him so that the crowd wouldn't crush him,
Mark 5:24
So Jesus went with him. A huge crowd kept following him and jostling him.

The lake

Joshua 12:3
and toward the Arabah as far as the Sea of Galilee to the east, as far as the Arabah Sea (that is, the Dead Sea) to the east as one travels in the direction of Beth-jeshimoth, and to the south as far as the foothills of Pisgah.
Mark 6:53
When they had crossed over, they came ashore at Gennesaret and anchored the boat.

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