Getting into a boat, Jesus crossed over the sea and came to His own city.
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Material Using this Verse
Section III - Events #23-32 (Public Ministry of Jesus from 1st Passover to 2nd Passover) are discussed along with practical applications.
Section IV - Events #33-46 (Public Ministry of Jesus from 2nd Passover to 3rd Passover) are discussed along with practical applications.
In this study, we will examine how Matthew describes the incredible pace and impact of Jesus' ministry in establishing His kingdom. (Matthew 8:1-9:34)
In verse 8 Matthew says that the people, after hearing Jesus forgive the paralytic, and then heal him, praised God for giving authority (to heal and forgive) to men. They heard and saw what Jesus did and glorified God for giving to a man such authority and power. The people in this story gave honor to God but they "didn't get it". (Matthe 9:1-38)
Prayer and Fasting
The spiritual use, benefits, and practice of the combined spiritual disciplines of prayer and fasting are examined within a Biblical context.
The Preaching of Jesus
Perhaps in examining Jesus' style and approach to this glorious work we can become more of what all of us seek to be, like Him. (Matthew 5:1-2)