The New Testament
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Mark 1:9

9 And in those days Jesus acame from 1bNazareth of Galilee and was 2baptized 3in the Jordan by John.


91 Galilee was called "Galilee of the Gentiles" and was a region without honor, hence, a despised region (John 7:52; see note 151 in Matt. 4), and Nazareth was a despised city of that despised region (John 1:46). The lowly Slave of God grew up and came out from that source.