Posts Tagged ‘Pray for the Peace of Jerusalem’

January 17th, 2018 · by Tom Stuart · Check this out!, Church History, News & Reflections

It took nearly twenty-five years after Pompey’s triumph in Jerusalem for the Romans to finally establish a stable government in Judea. Pompey returned almost immediately to Rome where he was...

January 10th, 2018 · by Tom Stuart · Check this out!, Church History, News & Reflections

The restoration of the Temple in 516 BC and the rebuilding of the walls of Jerusalem seventy two years later in 444 BC once again secured the Jewish identity in...

December 30th, 2017 · by Tom Stuart · Check this out!, Church History, News & Reflections

The fall of Jerusalem, deportation of its inhabitants, and destruction of the Temple by the Babylonians in 586 BC did not alter God’s ultimate plans for them. He had sealed...

December 21st, 2017 · by Tom Stuart · Check this out!, Church History, News & Reflections

At the dedication of the Temple, following Solomon’s prayer, “fire came down from heaven and consumed the burnt offering and sacrifices, and the glory of the Lord filled the temple”...

December 18th, 2017 · by Tom Stuart · Check this out!, Church History, News & Reflections

It is critically important to pause and reflect upon the foundational significance of these two historical events on Mount Moriah. The similarities are remarkable and underscore emphatically God’s initiative to...

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