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History Gets Depressing After A While… or Even Right Away

I write books about history. Whether it’s a Civil War romance or a genealogical how-to, I’m always head over heels in history. Most days I can take it, but I have days when I can’t. 175 more words


Jerusalem and the Lost Temple of the Jews

I had read this a few years ago but recently reread the abridged version available online and it is really mind boggling that the Jews may be worshipping on the very walls of the Roman Antonia fortress that housed soldiers instrumental in destroying the city and the Temple in 70ad. 9 more words


3-3-2016 When Is Jesus' Second Coming

Nearly 40 years before it happened, Jesus predicted the destruction of Jerusalem that took place in 70 A.D. There would be signs preceding it: “wars and commotions,” “nation will rise against nation,” “great earthquakes,” “famines and pestilences,” “persecution” of His disciples (Luke 21:8-19 NKJV). 111 more words


Go and tell that fox...

“Go and tell that fox”; that one phrase from Luke 13.32 has stuck in my mind. I hear those words and I’m transported back in time. 927 more words

Thoughts To Share

The Burning of Jerusalem, and the Hadean Death

Christ tells the chief priests and elders of the temple a parable in Matt. 22:1-14:

“1And Jesus answered and spake unto them again by parables, and said, 2 The kingdom of heaven is like unto a certain king, which made a marriage for his son, 3 And sent forth his servants to call them that were bidden to the wedding: and they would not come. 1,952 more words

A.D. 70

Why all the Repetition?

Q. Jeremiah 39, Jeremiah 52 and 2 Kings 25 all talk about the destruction of Jerusalem, the Jewish people and the temple. They are almost exactly the same, word for word. 648 more words


10-6-2015 Generation Abandoned

In predicting what signs would precede the destruction of Jerusalem (which occurred in A.D. 70), Jesus told His disciples, “You will be betrayed even by parents and brothers, relatives and friends; and they will put some of you to death. 113 more words