Audio File       In something more than a year after the return to Nazareth the boy Jesus arrived at the age of his first personal and wholehearted moral decision; and there came to abide [More]
Audio File          All that night Mary was restless so that neither of them slept much. By the break of day, the pangs of childbirth were well in evidence, and at noon, [More]
Audio File          Already, with his mother’s help, Jesus had mastered the Galilean dialect of the Aramaic tongue; and now his father began teaching him Greek. Mary spoke little Greek, but Joseph [More]
Audio File   As far as possible, consistent with the revelators mandate, they endeavored to utilize and to some extent coordinate the existing records having to do with the life of Jesus on our planet [More]
Audio File   Jesus, having now reached the threshold of young manhood and having been formally graduated from the synagogue schools, was qualified to proceed to Jerusalem with his parents to participate with them in [More]
Audio File   The tour of the (then) Roman world consumed most of the twenty-eighth and the entire twenty-ninth year of Jesus’ life on earth. Jesus and the two natives from India -Gonod and his [More]
Audio File   The first stop on the way to Italy was at the island of Malta. Here Jesus had a long talk with a downhearted and discouraged young man named Claudus. This fellow had [More]
Audio File          No incident in all Jesus’ eventful earth career was more engaging, more humanly thrilling, than this, his first remembered visit to Jerusalem. He was especially stimulated by the experience [More]
Audio File       At about this time there was considerable agitation, especially at Jerusalem and in Judea, in favor of rebellion against the payment of taxes to Rome. There was coming into existence a [More]
Audio File   In the course of this year all family property, except the home and garden, was disposed of. The last piece of Capernaum property (except an equity in one other), already mortgaged, was [More]
Audio File       During the Alexandrian sojourn of Jesus, Gonod, and Ganid, the young man spent much of his tune and no small sum of his father’s money making a collection of the teachings [More]
Audio File In the month of March, 8 B.C. (the month Joseph and Mary were married), Caesar Augustus decreed all inhabitants of the Roman Empire to be numbered, that a census should be made which [More]
Audio File         It was the fifth of July, the first Sabbath of the month, when Jesus, while strolling through the countryside with his father, first gave expression to feelings and ideas which indicated [More]
Audio File   This year began with the Nazareth family all in good health and witnessed the finishing of the regular schooling of all the children with the exception of certain work which Martha must [More]
PARTS: I. THE TIMES OF JESUS’ BIRTH The Occident of the First Century After Christ The Jewish People Among the Gentiles Gentile Philosophy (1) The Epicurean (2) The Stoic (3) The Cynic (4) The Skeptic [More]
Audio File       Most of the time en route to Carthage Jesus talked with his fellow travelers about things social, political and commercial; hardly a word was said about religion. For the first time [More]
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Audio File          This was an interesting year at school. Although Jesus was not an unusual student, he was a diligent pupil and belonged to the more progressive third of the class, [More]