Chorazin


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Chorazin

(kōrā`zĭn), city NW of the Sea of Galilee, denounced by Jesus in the New Testament.
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Jesus said to them, "Woe to you, Chorazin! Woe to you, Bethsaida!
Fear the mind-warping powers of the Great Old Ones and their dread minions in these tales, including "Diary of a Sane Man", "In Blackness Etched, My Name", "Seed of the Gods", "The Red Witch of a Chorazin" and more.
He said that a lot of people don't have it (the whole towns of Chorazin and Bethsaida (Mt 11:21), for instance).
Jesus breathes "woe" on the Galilean towns of Chorazin and Bethsaida, "For if the deeds of power done in you had been done in Tyre and Sidon [Syria], they would have repented long ago.
Whether one lived in Chorazin, Bethsaida or Capernaum, one related to the lake and to boats and to wind on the water.
Even though we find these beliefs about judgment in all three Synoptic Gospels, they are so pointedly expressed in Matthew that I will name this style of faith "Matthean." In words that echo the eschatological sensibilities of Q, Matthew conveys this sense of judgment sharply in the reproach Jesus brings on the cities that fail to repent before his "deeds of power": "Woe to you, Chorazin! Woe to you, Bethsaida!
12: 41-2; Luke 11: 31-2); the Woe over Chorazin and Bethsaida and the Woe over Capernaum (Matt.
When Jesus starts his mission in Galilee, around the lake towns like Capernaum, Chorazin, Bethsaida, and Magdala, great crowds follow him, astonished as they are by his teaching authority and his power to heal.
The people of Chorazin, Bethsaida, and Capernaum have rejected his teachings and calls to repentance (cf Mt 11:20-24), but this does not hinder Jesus from pursuing his mission.
After reproaching the towns of Chorazin, Bethsaida, and Capernaum for not repenting despite seeing his mighty deeds (cf Mt 11:20-24), Jesus draws attention to the kind of people who welcome his teaching and call for a change of heart.