JER: Even after removing the metal detectors and security cameras that were installed at the Temple Mount entrance, Muslim worshippers still did not return today (Tuesday) to the Temple Mount, leaving the compound empty. The morning prayers took place outside of the Temple Mount gates despite the recent security changes.
Today, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan called upon all Muslims “to visit Jerusalem and defend it.”
According to Erdogan, “Israel is trying to steal al-Aqsa from the Muslims under the pretext of terrorism. more …
Opinion: Hard to steal that which is yours.
1052 BC: David conquered Jerusalem by defeating the Jebusites (1 Chronicles 11:4-9; 2 Samuel 1:5-6).
1010 – 970 BC: Reign of King David. Jerusalem is proclaimed the capital of the United Kingdom of Israel (2 Samuel 5:1-5).
David purchases the Threshing Floor:
“Then Araunah said, “Why has my lord the king come to his servant?”
And David said, “To buy the threshing floor from you, to build an altar to the Lord, that the plague may be withdrawn from the people.”
Now Araunah said to David, “Let my lord the king take and offer up whatever seems good to him. Look, here are oxen for burnt sacrifice, and threshing implements and the yokes of the oxen for wood. All these, O king, Araunah has given to the king.”
And Araunah said to the king, “May the Lord your God accept you.”
Then the king said to Araunah, “No, but I will surely buy it from you for a price; nor will I offer burnt offerings to the Lord my God with that which costs me nothing.” So David bought the threshing floor and the oxen for fifty shekels of silver.” 2 Samuel 24:21-24
Recep Tayyip Erdogan like all Edomites is after Jacob’s birthright (Genesis 27:41).