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Gergesenes:

see GadaraGadara
, ancient city of the Decapolis, the modern Umm Qays (Jordan), SE of the Sea of Galilee. Extensive ruins mark the site. This Gadara must be distinguished from Gadara, the capital of Perea, which was destroyed by Vespasian in 68 B.C.
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Vive en Nazaret--una ciudad pequena--y su ministerio comienza en Galilea, para irse moviendo por Cafarnaun, Magdala, Dalmanuta, Genesaret, Betsaida, Gergesa, Tiro, Sidon y la Decapolis.
She loves Jesus, but in a motherly, protective sort of way, though certainly mixed with romantic love, as Simon of Gergesa notes:
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.