Jesus begins preaching in Galilee
Jesus began his preaching and teaching ministry in Galilee.
Key passages
Mt 4:12

Now when he heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew into Galilee.

Mt 4:17

From that time on, Jesus began to preach and to say, “Repent, because the kingdom of heaven is near.”

Mk 1:14–15

And after John had been taken into custody, Jesus went into Galilee proclaiming the gospel of God and saying, “The time is fulfilled and the kingdom of God has come near. Repent and believe in the gospel!”

Lk 4:14–15

And Jesus returned in the power of the Spirit to Galilee, and news about him went out throughout all the surrounding region. And he began to teach in their synagogues, and was praised by all.

Jn 4:43–45

And after the two days he departed from there into Galilee. For Jesus himself testified that a prophet has no honor in his own homeland. So when he came to Galilee, the Galileans welcomed him, because they had seen all the things he had done in Jerusalem at the feast (for …

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