Audio File   By this time Jesus and Mary were getting along much better. She regarded him less as a son; he had become to her more a father to her children. Each day’s life [More]
PART I:  THE UNIVERSAL FATHER – GOD HIMSELF 1.The Supreme Mandate 2.Spiritual Value of the Personality Concept   PART II:  THE NATURE OF GOD 1.The Infinity of God 2.Our Father’s Eternal Perfection 3.Justice and Righteousness 4.The Divine [More]
Audio File   This was an eventful year in Jesus’ life. He continued to make progress at school and was indefatigable in his study of nature, while increasingly he prosecuted his study of the methods [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]
Urantia Book – Paper 158 – Introduction Urantia Book – Paper 158 (The Mount of Transfiguration) Urantia Book – Paper 158 – Section 1 (The Transfiguration) Urantia Book – Paper 158 – Section 2 (Coming [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]
Paper 120 – The Bestowal of Michael on Urantia 120:3:8 (1330.3) While you will live the normal and average social life of the planet, being a normal individual of the male sex, you will probably [More]
Audio File      In January of this year, A.D. 21, on a rainy Sunday morning, Jesus took unceremonious leave of his family, only explaining that he was going over to Tiberias and then on [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       This year the financial pressure was slightly relaxed as four were at work. Miriam earned considerable by the sale of milk and butter; Martha had become an expert weaver. The [More]
Audio File   This was Jesus’ first year of comparative freedom from family responsibility. James was very successful in managing the home with Jesus help in counsel and finances.  The week following  the  Passover  of   [More]
Audio File   THE ADOLESCENT YEARS As Jesus entered upon his adolescent years, he found himself the head and sole support of a large family. Within a few years after his father’s death all their [More]
Audio File         The story of Rebecca’s love for Jesus was whispered about Nazareth and later on at Capernaum, so that, while in the years to follow many women loved Jesus even as men [More]
Audio File   The home of Jesus was not far from the high hill in the northerly part of Nazareth, some distance from the village spring, which was in the eastern section of the town. [More]
Audio File FIRST SERMON IN THE SYNAGOGUE   With the corning of his fifteenth birthday, Jesus could officially occupy the synagogue pulpit on the Sabbath day. Many times before, in the absence of speakers, Jesus [More]
Audio File   JESUS AND THE PASSOVER      Five Nazareth families were guests of, or associates with, the family of Simon of Bethany in the celebration of the Passover, Simon having purchased the paschal lamb [More]
Audio File   THE LATER CHILDHOOD OF JESUS       Although Jesus might have enjoyed a better opportunity for schooling at Alexandria than in Galilee, he could not have had such a splendid environment for working [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]