Ancient Jerusalem at the time of King David

12 Aug

Great post!!!

SHEARIM

B”H
The first real capital of Israel was Hebron. Years later, King David conquered Jerusalem by defeating the Jebusites and turned the place into the new capital of Israel.
Why Jerusalem ?
The most popular answer people give is WATER. The Gichon river used to provide enough water for ancient Jerusalem. Thus, this answer is right. Nevertheless, Jerusalem used to be of tremendous significance for the Jewish nation since the beginning of Creation. 
G – d created our planet by starting at the Temple Mount (at the Foundation Stone – Even Ha’Shtiah). Furthermore, it was on the Temple Mount where Adam HaRishon and Eve lived after being thrown out of Paradise. It was on the Temple Mount where Avraham wanted to sacrifice his son Yitzchak and it was on the Temple Mount where Yaakov dreamt of the ladder.

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