CAPERNAUM, ISRAEL - Jesus made Capernaum his home during the years of his ministry: "Leaving Nazareth he went and lived in Capernaum" (Matt Peter, Andrew, James and John were fishermen living in the village. Matthew the tax collector also dwelt here.
*CAPERNAUM, ISRAEL~JESUS: was confronted by a demoniac while teaching here (Mark Jesus healed the servant of the centurion. This Roman official was credited with building the synagogue (Luke In this synagogue, Jesus gave sermon on the bread of life (John
Absalom's Tomb is built on the lower western foothills of the Mount of Olives, facing the old city of on the eastern side of the Kidron valley. This entire area is a large cemetery with thousands of tombs, and this is one of the famous and largest of all.