Gennesaret


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Gennesaret

(gĕnĕs`ərĕt). 1 See Galilee, Sea ofGalilee, Sea of,
 Lake Tiberias
, or Lake Kinneret
, lake, 64 sq mi (166 sq km), 14 mi (23 km) long, and 3 to 7 mi (4.8–11.3 km) wide, NE Israel; its surface is c.700 ft (210 m) below sea level.
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. 2 Fertile plain, NW of the Sea of Galilee. It is mentioned in the New Testament.
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But news of the healings at Gennesaret in Galilee had preceded Jesus into Syria.
Lake Gennesaret or Galilee was the centre of life for the triangle of little towns that Jesus performed 95 per cent of his ministry in.
Besides, the little boats on Gennesaret were far from comparable to our pinken, our modern fishing one-masters.
Presents 18 important miracles performed by Jesus, including The Wonderful Fishing, The Leper of Gennesaret and The Resurrection of Lazarus.
THE word `petrel' is from the Italian Petrello (little Peter) because during storms they seem to `pat' the waves with alternate feet as if walking on water like the Apostle Peter walking upon the Lake of Gennesaret to join Christ.
Perhaps Rome too had a Fisheries Department where the bureaucrats multiply as the fish disappear; certainly, on that night, fish in Lake Gennesaret were as scarce as cod off Newfoundland today.
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The setting is somewhere on or by the Sea of Galilee, in a place that is called by a variety of names including Gergesa, Gennesaret or Gerasa.
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The whole appearance of the scene precisely what we would expect and desire the scenery of Gennesaret to be, grand beauty, but quiet calm.