Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
As for these things which ye behold, the days will come, in the which there shall not be left one stone upon another, that shall not be thrown down.
They will demolish you -- you and your children within your walls -- and they will not leave within you one stone on top of another, because you did not recognize the time of your visitation from God."
1 Kings 9:7
then I will remove Israel from the land I have given them, I will abandon this temple I have consecrated with my presence, and Israel will be mocked and ridiculed among all the nations.
2 Chronicles 7:20
then I will remove you from my land I have given you, I will abandon this temple I have consecrated with my presence, and I will make you an object of mockery and ridicule among all the nations.
Your chosen cities have become a desert; Zion has become a desert, Jerusalem is a desolate ruin.
Do you think this temple I have claimed as my own is to be a hideout for robbers? You had better take note! I have seen for myself what you have done! says the Lord.
If you do not obey me, then I will do to this temple what I did to Shiloh. And I will make this city an example to be used in curses by people from all the nations on the earth.'"
(Vav) He destroyed his temple as if it were a vineyard; he destroyed his appointed meeting place. The Lord has made those in Zion forget both the festivals and the Sabbaths. In his fierce anger he has spurned both king and priest.
(Alef)Alas! Gold has lost its luster; pure gold loses value. Jewels are scattered on every street corner.
For wild animals are prowling over Mount Zion, which lies desolate.
They rendered the beauty of his ornaments into pride, and with it they made their abominable images -- their detestable idols. Therefore I will render it filthy to them.
Now after the sixty-two weeks, an anointed one will be cut off and have nothing. As for the city and the sanctuary, the people of the coming prince will destroy them. But his end will come speedily like a flood. Until the end of the war that has been decreed there will be destruction.
Therefore, because of you, Zion will be plowed up like a field, Jerusalem will become a heap of ruins, and the Temple Mount will become a hill overgrown with brush!
Open your gates, Lebanon, so that the fire may consume your cedars.
For I will gather all the nations against Jerusalem to wage war; the city will be taken, its houses plundered, and the women raped. Then half of the city will go into exile, but the remainder of the people will not be taken away.
And he said to them, "Do you see all these things? I tell you the truth, not one stone will be left on another. All will be torn down!"
Jesus said to him, "Do you see these great buildings? Not one stone will be left on another. All will be torn down!"
They brought forward false witnesses who said, "This man does not stop saying things against this holy place and the law.
Look, your house is left to you desolate!