Destruction of Jerusalem
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Jerusalem, Fall of
Jerusalem, Fall of Surveys the capture and destruction of Jerusalem by the armies of King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon (587/6 bc). The people of the city and the rest of the kingdom of Judah were carried into exile; those who remained fled to Egypt.
Dictionary of Biblical Prophecy and End Times
Destruction of the Jerusalem Temple (
Destruction of the Jerusalem Temple (a.d. 70)Although the Olivet Discourse (Matt. 24; Mark 13; Luke 21) records Jesus’ prediction of the fall of the Jerusalem Temple to the Romans in a.d. 70, Luke 19:41–44 is perhaps the most detailed description of that event in the New Testament. In these verses,