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   In March, A.D. 22, Jesus took leave of Zebedee and of Capernaum. He asked for a small sum of money to defray his expenses to Jerusalem. While working with Zebedee he had [More]
Audio File   By the times of Jesus the Jews had arrived at a settled concept of their origin, history, and destiny. They had built up a rigid wall of separation between themselves and the [More]
Audio File   Although Jesus was poor, his social standing in Nazareth was in no way impaired. He was one of the foremost young men of the city and very highly regarded by most of [More]
Audio File   Joseph was a mild-mannered man, extremely conscientious, and in every way, faithful to the religious conventions and practices of his people. He talked little, but thought much. The sorry condition of the [More]
Audio File   This was, indeed, an eventful year in Jesus’ life. Early in January a great snowstorm occurred in Galilee. Snow fell two feet deep, the heaviest snowfall Jesus saw during his lifetime and [More]
Audio File   As this year began, Jesus of Nazareth became strongly conscious that he possessed a wide range of potential power. But he was likewise fully persuaded that this power was not to be [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]
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   Of all Jesus’ earth-life experiences, the fourteenth and fifteenth years were the most crucial. These two years, after he began to be self-conscious of divinity and destiny, and before he achieved a [More]
Audio File   During their stay in Joppa, Jesus met Gadiah, a Philistine interpreter who worked for one Simon a tanner. Gonad’s agents in Mesopotamia had transacted much business with this Simon, so Gonad and [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   Although the social and economic condition of the Roman state was not of the highest order, the widespread domestic peace and prosperity was propitious for the bestowal of Michael. In the first [More]
Audio File   Jesus did not come to this world during an age of spiritual decadence; at the time of his birth the [then] humanity of our planet was experiencing such a revival of spiritual [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       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]
Audio File   ON THE ISLAND OF CRETE      The travelers had but one purpose in going to Crete and that was to play, to walk about over the island and to climb the mountains. [More]
Audio File AT CAESAREA     Jesus and his friends tarried in Caesarea beyond the time expected because one of the huge steering paddles of the vessel on which they intended to embark was discovered to [More]