Jerusalem – The Holy City

 

Jerusalem – The Holy City

 
"Pray for the peace of Jerusalem:
They shall prosper that love thee.
Peace be within thy walls,
And prosperity within thy palaces".
(Psalms 122:6-7)
"Whoever did not see Jerusalem in its splendor,
Never saw a beautiful city in their life". 

(Talmud: Succah 51b)
"Ten measures of beauty
Descended on the world
Nine were taken by Jerusalem
One by the rest of the world".
(Talmud: Kidushin 49b)
"Our feet shall stand within thy gates,
O Jerusalem!
Jerusalem is built as a city that is bound together".
(Psalm 122:1-3)

"I John saw the holy city, new Jerusalem,
Coming down from God out of heaven,
Prepared as a bride adorned for her husband".
(Revelation 21:1-2)