letters to surfers
Jesus said every stone of the temple would be thrown down. How
can Jews still pray at the wailing wall?
by Robert Brow (www.brow.on.ca)
What people call the wailing wall consists the huge stones that were
used as a revetment for the foundations of the Jewish temple site built
on the site of Mount Moriah. When we hear a building is razed to
the ground we do not assume that the foundations have been dug up and removed.
So Jesus' prediction of the destruction of the temple was indeed fulfilled
in AD 70 by Titus the General of the Roman legions that took the
model theology home | essays
and articles | books
| sermons | letters
to surfers | comments