On that day Jesus went out of the house and sat by the lake. And great multitudes came to Him . . . He entered into a boat, and sat; and all the crowd stood on the beach (Matthew 13:1-2).
The Cove of the Sower, found halfway between Capernaum and Tabgha, is a likely candidate for Jesus’s location because of its remarkable acoustics. Due to being shaped like a natural amphitheater, even people standing at the top of the ridge would have been able to hear him clearly.