6 Afterar this, Jesus crossed the Sea of Galileeas (or Tiberiasat). 2 A huge crowd was following him because they saw the signs that he was performing by healing the sick. 3 Jesus went up a mountain and sat down there with his disciples.
4 Now the Passover, a Jewish festival, was near. 5 So when Jesus looked up and noticed a huge crowd coming toward him,a he asked Philip,b “Where will we buy bread so that these people can eat?” 6 He asked this to test him,c for he himself knew what he was going to do.
There was plenty of grass in that place; so they sat down. The men numbered about five thousand.h 11 Then Jesus took the loaves, and after giving thanks he distributed them to those who were seated—so also with the fish, as much as they wanted.i
12 When they were full, he told his disciples, “Collect the leftovers so that nothing is wasted.”j 13 So they collected them and filled twelve baskets with the pieces from the five barley loaves that were left over by those who had eaten.
A denarius = one day’s wage
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