By Bill McKeever and Eric Johnson . Listen. In the early 1990s we wrote two articles and an unpublished manuscript about the mistake that we believe Joseph Smith made in the Book of Mormon regarding the origin of Jesus’ birth.
Jerusalem at the Time of Jesus . 1. The Temple. 2. Southern Wall and Royal Stoa. 11. The Mount of Olives. 13. The Kidron Valley. 15. City of David (Mt. Ophel)
This route through the Old City is revered by Christian pilgrims as the route taken by Jesus as he was led to his crucifixion. It is the setting of regular processions.
Little stirs the imagination of Christians more than the thought of Jesus in Jerusalem. The Christian faith took root in first-century Jerusalem. Jerusalem today still shows traces of those events.
From upper left: Jerusalem skyline looking north from St. Elijah Monastery, a souq in the Old City, Mamilla Mall, the Knesset, the Dome of the Rock, the citadel (known as the Tower of David) and the Old City walls, and the Western Wall.
The Bible story of Jesus' Triumphal Entry into Jerusalem
Jerusalem: Jerusalem, ancient city of the Middle East that since 1967 has been wholly under the rule of the State of Israel. Long an object of veneration and conflict, Jerusalem has been governed by an extended series of dynasties and states over centuries.
The teardrop Church of Dominus Flevit commemorates the Gospel incident in which Jesus wept over Jerusalem’s future fate.. The Church of Pater Noster recalls his teaching of the Lord’s Prayer.
I. Jerusalem at the Time of Jesus • Estimated population was 40,000 • Swelled to 250,00 for festivals • Unless Josephus is to be trusted
Jerusalem syndrome is a group of mental phenomena involving the presence of either religiously themed obsessive ideas, delusions or other psychosis-like experiences that are triggered by a visit to the city of Jerusalem.