Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And shall lay thee even with the ground, and thy children within thee; and they shall not leave in thee one stone upon another; because thou knewest not the time of thy visitation.
O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, thou who murderest the Prophets and stonest those who have been sent to thee, how often have I desired to gather thy children just as a hen gathers her brood under her wings, and you would not come!
"O Jerusalem, Jerusalem! thou who murderest the Prophets and stonest those who have been sent to thee! how often have I desired to gather thy children to me, just as a hen gathers her chickens under her wings, and you would not come!
"As to these things which you now admire, the time is coming when there will not be one stone left here upon another which will not be pulled down."
"You see all these?" He replied; "in solemn truth I tell you that there will not be left here one stone upon another that will not be pulled down."
"You see all these great buildings?" Jesus replied; "not one stone will be left here upon another--not thrown down."
See, your house will now be left to you desolate!
for it will be a time of great suffering, such as never has been from the beginning of the world till now, and assuredly never will be again.
But as for those enemies of mine who were unwilling that I should become their king, bring them here, and cut them to pieces in my presence.'"
when I declare that I have deep grief and unceasing anguish of heart.