Lodinews.com

default avatar
Welcome to the site! Login or Signup below.
|
||
Logout|My Dashboard

Letter: Nation of Israel turns 66 years old

Print
Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

Posted: Saturday, May 24, 2014 12:00 am

May 14 marked ancient Israel’s 66th year as the re-established modern sovereign state it is. After their 4,000-year history, including 2,000 years of diaspora and worldwide dispersion, the Jews returned to their God-endowed land as foretold in Holy Scripture. Scripture prophesied the Jewish “aliyah,” or return to their promised land, and Scripture itself is the Jews’ deed to it. This amazing prophecy was fulfilled May 14, 1948, before our generation’s very eyes.

It is written King David bought Orman’s threshing floor (Mt. Moriah) from Arnan to Jebusite for hard money — the full price of 600 shekels of gold by weight. It’s chronicled (I Chronicles 21:18-28). This place was chosen by Jehovah for His servant, King David, to build an altar on, and be established as the “Holy Hill of Zion” or Temple Mount.

Two Jewish temples previously existed on this spot, Solomon’s temple destroyed by the Babylonians, and Herod’s temple destroyed by the Romans in 70 A.D. as historically recorded. It’s also the place where Abraham offered his son Isaac. It’s prophesied that a third Jewish temple will be built here, but currently an Islamic mosque is an obstruction. Nevertheless, prophecy will not be thwarted.

Happy 66th to a great nation and friend, the royal house of Israel — the throne of David, the “City of God” and the “apple of His eye.”

Please pray for the peace of Jerusalem — Maranatha.

William Van Amber Fields

Morada

Rules of Conduct

  • 1 Use your real name. You must register with your full first and last name before you can comment. (And don’t pretend you’re someone else.)
  • 2 Keep it clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually oriented language.
  • 3 Don’t threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
  • 4 Be truthful. Don't lie about anyone or anything. Don't post unsubstantiated allegations, rumors or gossip that could harm the reputation of a person, company or organization.
  • 5 Be nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
  • 6 Stay on topic. Make sure your comments are about the story. Don’t insult each other.
  • 7 Tell us if the discussion is getting out of hand. Use the ‘Report’ link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
  • 8 Share what you know, and ask about what you don't.
  • 9 Don’t be a troll.
  • 10 Don’t reveal personal information about other commenters. You may reveal your own personal information, but we advise you not to do so.
  • 11 We reserve the right, at our discretion, to monitor, delete or choose not to post any comment. This may include removing or monitoring posts that we believe violate the spirit or letter of these rules, or that we otherwise determine at our discretion needs to be monitored, not posted, or deleted.

Welcome to the discussion.

1 comment:

  • Joanne Bobin posted at 1:42 pm on Fri, May 30, 2014.

    Joanne Bobin Posts: 4488

    The current state of Israel is a political, not religious, state established by terrorists and continues to be a terrorist state bent on suppressing anyone in opposition.

    Despite the proclamation of Sharon Peres, Israel does not, nor should not, "control the United States." The sooner we let them know that, the better.

     

Recent Comments

Posted 13 hours ago by Shane Marcus.

Posted 13 hours ago by Shane Marcus.

article: Woman, 56, arrested after car slams int…

Start getting your things in order, because you going to prison...

More...

Posted 13 hours ago by Shane Marcus.

article: Lodi water rates to go up

What's the average water bill in Lodi, and what would 2% bring it up to?

More...

Posted 13 hours ago by Thomas Heuer.

article: Letter: Michael Brown started events th…

[thumbup] Great point Mike. I missed that and I'm sure a lot more did too.

More...

Posted 13 hours ago by Thomas Heuer.

article: Letter: Police officer did his job

Mike Knowing the political shifts that have gone on between republicans and democrats I avoid the mix-ups by using conservatives and libera…

More...

Video

Popular Stories

Poll

Loading…

Your News

News for the community, by the community.

Mailing List

Subscribe to a mailing list to have daily news sent directly to your inbox.

  • Breaking News

    Would you like to receive breaking news alerts? Sign up now!

  • News Updates

    Would you like to receive our daily news headlines? Sign up now!

  • Sports Updates

    Would you like to receive our daily sports headlines? Sign up now!

Manage Your Lists