Gamala was one of the cities visited during the second public preaching tour of Galilee began on #3#, October 3, A. D. 28, and continued for almost three months, ending on December 30. There were Jesus, the twelve and the 117 evangelists.  During that tour, at Gamala Jesus taught the truth about the fear the Lord.  Gamala is one of the towns visited during the second tour of the Decapolis between August 18 and September 16, 29.  Here took place the episode of the meeting of the apostle John with a strange preacher whom he disavowed.