Jesus said that "no stone" would be left standing. What about the Wailing Wall?


#1

**Matthew 24:1-2

1.Jesus left the Temple, and as he was going away his disciples came up to draw his attention to the Temple buildings.

2 He said to them in reply, 'You see all these? In truth I tell you, not a single stone here will be left on another: everything will be pulled down.**

Jesus said this in Matt. 24:2; Mark 13:2; Luke 19:44; Luke 21:6 that “no stone” of the Second Temple would be left upon another.** What about the Wailing Wall?**

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#2

The wailing wall is an outer retaining wall of the Temple Mount area. The Temple itself was completely destroyed by the Romans as Jesus predicted.


#3

The Western Wall wasn’t part of the Temple itself. It’s a retaining wall used to expand the platform when the Temple was extended by Herod.


#4

The Wall is the nearest physical remnant that existed at the time of the Temple. A terracing wall that was below the level of the now-vanished Temple, it was not part of the Temple itself.

ICXC NIKA.


#5

Very interesting.


#6

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