Treasury of Scripture
John 6:24 When the people therefore saw that Jesus was not there, neither his disciples, they also took shipping, and came to Capernaum...
Tiberias. Tiberias was a celebrated city of Galilee, on the western shore of the lake to which it gave name, so called because built by Herod Agrippa in honour of the emperor Tiberius; distant
30 furlongs from Hippos,
60 from Gadara,
120 from Scythopolis, and
30 from Tarichea. It is still called Tabaria, or Tabbareeah, by the natives, is situated close to the edge of the lake, has tolerably high but ill-built walls on three of its sides, flanked with circular towers, and is of nearly a quadrangular form, according to Pococke, containing a population estimated at from
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John 6:1 After these things Jesus went over the sea of Galilee, which is the sea of Tiberias.
where. See on ver.
John 6:11,12 And Jesus took the loaves; and when he had given thanks, he distributed to the disciples, and the disciples to them that were set down...