In the book of Matthew , it is recorded that when Christ Jesus went up into a mountain, thousands of men, women, and children followed him, many of them seeking healing (see 15:29–38 ). He realized the people were far from anywhere they could get food before setting off on their journey home, and he asked his disciples if they had any food to share.
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