Posts tagged with ‘nazareth’

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Nazareth

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In Nazareth there was a plain, white, rectangular building to which Jesus went every Sabbath day when he was staying there. For one moment we pause outside the building to notice that its stones are carefully cut and fitted so that no mortar need be used to bind them. Three doorway, the middle one the […]

Mary

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Galilee, like Judea, is hilly, and perched upon one of the steep hillsides was Nazareth. This mountain village was the home of a devout young maiden, of the name of Mary, who, at this time, was betrothed to a carpenter named Joseph. We may liken Jewish betrothal to that known as an engagement today. Her […]