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Genesareth

(Gennesaret.)

This is the name given to the Lake of Tiberias in Luke 5:1; called Gennesar in 1 Maccabees 11:67. (See LAKE OF TIBERIAS.)

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APA citation. Genesareth. (1909). In The Catholic Encyclopedia. New York: Robert Appleton Company. http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/06413a.htm

MLA citation. "Genesareth." The Catholic Encyclopedia. Vol. 6. New York: Robert Appleton Company, 1909. <http://www.newadvent.org/cathen/06413a.htm>.

Ecclesiastical approbation. Nihil Obstat. September 1, 1909. Remy Lafort, Censor. Imprimatur. +John M. Farley, Archbishop of New York.

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