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Jerusalem, the holy city

Margaret Oliphant

Jerusalem, the holy city

its history and hope

by Margaret Oliphant

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Published by Macmillan & co. in New York, London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Jerusalem
    • Subjects:
    • Jews -- History -- To 70 A.D.,
    • Jerusalem -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Mrs. Oliphant. With wood engravings from drawings by Hamilton Aidë and photographs by F. M. Good.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS109.9 .O4 1892
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxv, 578 p. incl. front., illus., plates.
      Number of Pages578
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6975767M
      LC Control Number06036622
      OCLC/WorldCa3026716

      The city of Jerusalem is sacred to a number of religious traditions, including the Abrahamic religions Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, which consider it a holy city. Some of the most sacred places for each of these religions are found in Jerusalem and the one shared between all three is the Temple Mount. This limited-edition gift book is a masterpiece of history that only a few can own, and it's available here for the first time to the American public. The maps alone make this a valuable book for both history lovers and collectors. Home / Jerusalem: The Saga of the Holy City.

      Ancient Jerusalem was the capital of Israel, the place where King David, his son Solomon, and their descendants ruled “on Jehovah’s throne.” (1 Chronicles ) Jerusalem, called “the holy city,” thus represented God’s rulership in the family line of David. In this course you will learn about the Holy City's history, its spiritual significance, the treatment of the city in the Bible, and archaeological discoveries throughout the city. Believers in the One God, whether they are Jewish, Christian, or Muslim, consider Jerusalem a sacred place.

      In Jerusalem: Chronicles from the Holy City, Delisle explores the complexities of a city that represents so much to so many. He eloquently examines the impact of the conflict on the lives of people on both sides of the wall while drolly recounting the quotidian: checkpoints, traffic jams, and holidays/5(). Visit sites holy to Jews, Muslims, and Christians such as the Western Wall, Temple Mount, Dome of the Rock, Al Aqsa Mosque, and the Church of the Holy Sepulchre. Understand the rich tapestry of history that makes up Jerusalem. Experience the intense and rich atmosphere of the Old City of Jerusalem. Stand in the very places that Biblical stories.


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Jerusalem's rich history stretches back more than two millennia, and three great religions claim the city as holy ground. This lavishly illustrated book celebrates Jerusalem, from its ancient origins to the present day, focusing on such key sites as the Western Wall, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, and the Al-Aqsa Mosque, and pivotal moments like the Six Day War/5(14).

This work provides a comprehensive bibliography on modern research (19th century to the present) on the city of Jerusalem Jerusalem, the Holy City: James D. Purvis: : Books Skip to main contentAuthor: James D. Purvis. This lavishly illustrated book celebrates Jerusalem, from its ancient origins to the present day, focusing on such key sites as the Western Wall, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, and the Al-Aqsa Mosque, and pivotal moments like the Six Day War/5(14).

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This work provides a comprehensive bibliography on modern researc. Jerusalem book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Jerusalem: The Saga of the Holy City is for lovers of ancient maps and world his 5/5(1). Jerusalem, the Holy City book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Jerusalem is called the city of peace, but it has been torn by wa /5(3). Delisle spends a year in East Jerusalem with his girlfriend and their children while she works for Doctors without Borders. The book is his travelogue of that time, but Delisle manages to spend a year in an incredibly diverse and vibrant city and not be changed in the least by it/5.

(2) And I John saw the holy cityBetter, And the holy city, new Jerusalem, I saw coming down out of the heaven from God, preparedThe name John is omitted in the best MSS.

The new Jerusalem is more fully described later on (Revelation et seq.).The city is also the bride (comp. Revelation ).Both images--the "city" and the "bride"--are familiar to the Bible student. The twelve gates were twelve pearls and the street was the city was made of pure gold, transparent as glass.

Everything is perfect. Nothing is marred in this city. The holy people of God are with the Lord in perfect fellowship where there is nothing evil.

New Jerusalem’s Temple () Now John sees something very unusual about this holy city. Nehemiah - Now the leaders of the people lived in Jerusalem, but the rest of the people cast lots to bring one out of ten to live in Jerusalem, the holy city, while nine-tenths remained in the other cities.

Jerusalem, the Holy City, Volume II book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This second volume contains over 4, entries, furthe. jerusalem the holy city,the land of judea & the jerusalem environs, the land of galilee & the north, sinai and the south.

4 volumes. Wilson, Colonel Sir Charles W. Published by Ariel Publishing House, Jerusalem (). Guy Delisle was born in Quebec City, Canada. His bestselling and acclaimed travelogues (Pyongyang, Jerusalem: Chronicles from the Holy City, Burma Chronicles, and Shenzhen) are defining works of graphic nonfiction, and inDelisle was awarded the top prize in European cartooning when the French edition of Jerusalem was named Best Album at the Angoulême International Comics Festival/5(95).

In The Holy City, Father Hoppe explores how the various theological traditions in the Hebrew Bible, apocrypha, and selected pseudepigrapha present Jerusalem. In closing he discusses how early Judaism dealt with the fall of Jerusalem and the destruction of the Temple in A.D.

Get this from a library. Jerusalem, the holy city. [Stephen J Binz] -- Understand both God's past plans for the city and future promises for the New Jerusalem. Enjoy a virtual pilgrimage to Jerusalem through study, reflection, and prayer on these biblical texts. COVID Resources.

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Wilson, Charles William, Sir, Jerusalem, the holy city. Originally published as part of the ed. of Picturesque Palestine. Picturesque Palestine, Sinai and Egypt, 1. Colonel Sir Charles W. Wilson ; introduction by Zev Vilnay. A New Heaven and a New Earth. 21 Then I saw “a new heaven and a new earth,” [] for the first heaven and the first earth had passed away, and there was no longer any sea.

2 I saw the Holy City, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of heaven from God, prepared as a bride beautifully dressed for her husband. 3 And I heard a loud voice from the throne saying, “Look.

The old city, Jerusalem was built of earthly stones by the hands of men for men, but the Holy City, New Jerusalem is built of spiritual stones by the hands of God for God. Yes, the Temple reflects Christ Jesus Who was the first building set up in the Holy City, New Jerusalem, which City comprises all the Redeemed of the Lord.

The conflict over the meaning of this stone is part of why James Carroll calls the holy city the "home base of religious violence" in his new book, Jerusalem, Jerusalem.

Carroll first visited the city in as a young Catholic priest looking to restore his faith. He was guided to another rock.The sobriquet of holy city (עיר הקודש, transliterated 'ir haqodesh) was probably attached to Jerusalem in post-exilic times.

The holiness of Jerusalem in Christianity, conserved in the Septuagint which Christians adopted as their own authority, was reinforced by the New Testament account of Jesus's crucifixion : Jerusalem District.In DecemberSimon Sebag Montefiore presented on BBC Four a three-part history of Jerusalem, based on his book and by the title Jerusalem: The Making of a Holy City.

Awards. National Jewish Book Award for Jewish Book of the Year; See alsoAuthor: Simon Sebag Montefiore.