Tag Archives: Jerusalem

not the palace for a reason

“In those days a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. This was the first registration when Quirinius was governor of Syria. And all went to be registered, each to his own town. And … Continue reading

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God’s heart for those who reject Him

As they approach Jerusalem, on the day when the crowds loudly proclaim his triumphal entry, Jesus sees the city ahead and begins to weep. As he weeps, he speaks, and in his words, we hear the future: He predicts that … Continue reading

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Did he arrive on the exact day prophesied?

Rejoice, O people of Zion! Shout in triumph, O people of Jerusalem! Look, your king is coming to you. He is righteous and victorious, yet he is humble, riding on a donkey — riding on a donkey’s colt. (Zechariah 9:9) God’s ways are often upside-down … Continue reading

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the arrival of King eternal

“Luke describes the arrival of Jesus in Jerusalem at the beginning of that last week of his earthly life: As he was drawing near — already on the way down the Mount of Olives — the whole multitude of his … Continue reading

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