Miracles

Changing Water into Wine - John 2:1 – 2:12 (commentary)

Jesus with His six new disciples traveled from Bethany near Jericho, to Nathaniel’s hometown of Cana in Galilee, which is about a two days’ journey on foot. Since Cana is near Nazareth, perhaps Jesus stopped in his home town. Jesus and his disciples are invited to a wedding in Ca …

Miracles Performed by Paul for Authentication - Acts 19:8 – 19:16 (commentary)

For three months Paul had an open door to preach in the Ephesian synagogue (v. 8). In due time the Gospel had both saving and hardening effects. As soon as Jewish unbelief reached the stage of cursing Christ, Paul choose a new meeting place, in the lecture hall of a well known te …

Miracles Performed by Moses And Aaron - Psalms 105:26 – 105:36 (commentary)

Egypt was Israel’s place of dwelling for 400 years. This is almost twice as long as the United States has been a nation, yet it was but a passing moment of time with God. It is estimated that when they left Egypt they numbered three million people. Because God blessed the Israeli …

The numbering of Israel in Moab. - Numbers 26:1 – 26:65 (commentary)

Even though Moses was not allowed to go into the Promised Land, he spent the closing weeks of his life preparing the new generation to enter Canaan and claim the land God promised to give them. In this portion of Scripture, a new census was taken in anticipation of assigning land …