Search Results "Second Temple"
Hi, I wanted to know more about how the three weeks holiday began. That is when did this tradition start, who started it, and are the rules rgarding it mandated by the Torah or were they mandated by the rabbis? Regards, Joseph Thanks
2,000-Year-Old Inscription from Second Temple Period Discovered
The earliest stone inscription bearing the full spelling of the Hebrew word for Jerusalem was unveiled on Tuesday at the Israel Museum. This is the language of the exposed inscription: “Hananiah Bar Dudalus From Jerusalem”
What was the Difference Between the First and Second Temple?
The Eternal Flame of the First Temple did not exist in the Second Temple. This symbolized a lack of Torah and connection to G-d. We still have a reminder in Jewish synagogues of the Eternal Flame, called a "ner Tamid"
Proof of Prophecy: The Second Exile
In the previous section of "proof of prophecy" we set out the prophecy regarding the First Temple. In this section we discuss the Second Temple period and subsequent exile as they appear in prophecies and in historical narratives. Journey to the truth 1.2
10th of Tevet - Rebuilding the Third Temple
Why do we mourn the first Temple if it was rebuilt?
The 24th of Kislev (The Day before Hanukkah) is Special
The foundations of the Second Temple were laid on this day
The wisdom of our sages
While watching a lecture by Rabbi Zamir Cohen, he said things that the sages foresaw on the messianic period, e.g. that bread will grow on plants and we can take them easily and won’t have to buy them at the grocery store. My question is how do the sages know the future? How did they know that this would happen? During the period of the Sages there were no prophets. I would be grateful if you CAN direct me to a video on the subject.
A Second Temple-era synagogue uncovered in the lower Galilee
Building is one of only eight synagogues discovered in Israel that predate the destruction of the Second Temple.
Ten Facts About the Three Weeks
During these weeks we keep laws of mourning for the First and Second Temples’ destruction, with the mourning intensifying the closer we get to Tisha B’Av
Authenticity of Judaism
How should I address the following question: Why can’t it be that three thousand years ago, some mad grandfather wrote the Torah scroll and told his sons that he was the only remnant of a war that killed the entire Jewish people apart from him, or gave another explanation regarding the rest of the people, ie Later on, among them were people who called themselves prophets, made wars, etc. this is an explanation for all of the archaeological findings of the kings of the House of David,” etc.
J.C a-t-il marché sur l’eau ?
Question: Est-il vrai que J.C a marché sur l'eau du lac de Tibériade en prononçant un nom de Dieu ? J'ai entendu de Rabbi Meir Eliyahu que c'était tout simplement absurde et qui celui qui le répétait trompait les gens. Je serais heureux si vous pouviez m'éclairer sur ce sujet, merci.
An Archaeological Treasure Discovered on Tisha B’Av
On the fast of Tisha B'Av, a rare treasure from the time of the Second Temple was discovered