The Sea of Galilee

Map of the Sea of Galilee where Jesus performed many miracles

Matthew 4:18 - And Jesus, walking by the Sea of Galilee, saw two brethren, Simon called Peter, and Andrew his brother, casting a net into the sea: for they were fishers.


The location of the Sea of Galilee for Little Kids

This map shows the Sea of Galilee where Jesus walked on water!

Did you know that 18 of the 33 recorded miracles of Jesus were likely done in the area surrounding the Sea of Galilee? It was common for big storms to hit the the sea really quickly because of the sea's climate and location. There were many cities surrounding the Sea of Galilee including Capernaum, Tiberias, and Bethsaida.

Now you know where the Sea of Galilee is, where Jesus walked on water and did many miracles.

Matthew 14:29 - Jesus said, "Come." So Peter got out of the boat. He walked on the water and went toward Jesus.

Geography and ancient cities are important to study as we learn from the Bible, let's pray:

Dear Jesus, thank you for the Bible and for giving us the ability to learn about history. Help us to trust and obey you more and more each day. And help us to remember the things we learn from your Word. In Jesus name... Amen!

Map of the Sea of Galilee where Jesus and Peter walked on water
Map of the Sea of Galilee

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