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8 edition of The fall of Jerusalem. found in the catalog.

The fall of Jerusalem.

by Abdullah Schleifer

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Published by Monthly Review Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jerusalem.
    • Subjects:
    • Jewish-Arab relations.,
    • Israel-Arab War, 1967.,
    • Israel-Arab War, 1967 -- Jerusalem.,
    • Jerusalem, Battle of, Jerusalem, 1967.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS119.7 .S378
      The Physical Object
      Pagination247 p.
      Number of Pages247
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4469441M
      ISBN 100853452040
      LC Control Number79178713
      OCLC/WorldCa447127

        The prophecies of Ezekiel about the fall of Jerusalem were full of symbolism which included * The drawing of a map of Jerusalem under siege on a clay tablet (). * Lying on his left side for days for each year of Israel’s sins and 40 days . The Fall of Jerusalem and the Christian Church: A Study of the Effects of the Jewish Overthrow of A. D. 70 on Christianity Samuel George Frederick Brandon S.P.C.K., - Christianisme - Origines - .

      To understand the unfolding of the Roman assault it helps to know the topography of Jerusalem. Josephus lays this out in War Book 5 Chapters , but a map is helpful. The one below is provided through the courtesy of Leen and Kathleen Ritmeyer, whose web site Ritmeyer Archaeological Design has many attractive images of ancient Jerusalem. Jeremiah's ministry was active from the thirteenth year of Josiah, king of Judah ( BC), until after the fall of Jerusalem and the destruction of Solomon's Temple in BC. This period spanned the reigns of five kings of Judah: Josiah, Jehoahaz, Jehoiakim, Jehoiachin, and Zedekiah. Biblical narrative.

      Fall of Jerusalem. Brief Overview of the History of the Fall of Jerusalem in BC. 2 Kings "For because of the anger of the LORD this happened in Jerusalem and Judah, that He finally cast them out from His presence." Jerusalem was under siege for many long months as the food ran out and disease and starvation spread throughout the city.   It's AD 70, and Jerusalem is falling to the Romans, its temple being destroyed. As Jews and Christians try to escape the city, we travel with some of them through an imagined week of flight and faith. In this imaginative and entertaining narrative, Ben Witherington leads us behind the veil of centuries to experience the historical and social realities of this epochal event.


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