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What did Jesus say in the temple?
And Jesus went into the temple of God, and cast out all them that sold and bought in the temple, and overthrew the tables of the money changers, and the seats of them that sold doves, And said unto them, It is written, My house shall be called the house of prayer; but ye have made it a den of thieves.
Is Matthew 24 about the destruction of Jerusalem?
It commences the Olivet Discourse or “Little Apocalypse” spoken by Jesus Christ, also described as the Eschatological Discourse, which continues into chapter 25, and contains Jesus’ prediction of the destruction of the Temple in Jerusalem.
What is Matthew 24 in the Bible?
Bible Gateway Matthew 24 :: NIV. Jesus left the temple and was walking away when his disciples came up to him to call his attention to its buildings. “Do you see all these things?” he asked. “I tell you the truth, not one stone here will be left on another; every one will be thrown down.”
Why was the temple so important in Jesus life?
Terms in this set (5) The Temple was the center of Jewish life and worship. It was only at the Temple that sacrifices could be offered to God. The offering of sacrifices was an important part of the covenant and of Jewish worship. Describe two of the Jewish prayer practices used at the time of Jesus.
What did the angel tell Cornelius?
The angel answered, “Your prayers and gifts to the poor have come up as a memorial offering before God. When the angel who spoke to him had gone, Cornelius called two of his servants and a devout soldier who was one of his attendants. He told them everything that had happened and sent them to Joppa.
What did the soldiers give Jesus to drink?
The Holy Sponge is one of the Instruments of the Passion of Jesus Christ. It was dipped in vinegar (or in some translations sour wine), most likely posca, a favorite beverage of Roman soldiers, and offered to Christ to drink from during the Crucifixion, according to Matthew 27:48, Mark 15:36, and John 19:29.
What happened to the lost Ninth Legion?
It was stationed in Britain following the Roman invasion in 43 AD. The legion disappears from surviving Roman records after c. AD 120 and there is no extant account of what happened to it. However, some scholars have ascribed the Nijmegen evidence to a mere detachment of IX Hispana, not the whole legion.
Is Centurion based on a true story?
Centurion is a 2010 French-British historical action-war film written and directed by Neil Marshall, loosely based on the disappearance of the Roman Empire’s Ninth Legion in Caledonia in the early second century CE. The film stars Michael Fassbender, Dominic West, and Olga Kurylenko.
Where in South Africa is Centurion?
Why is Centurion rated R?
It will not come as a surprise to learn that “Centurion” has been rated R by the MPAA, but that’s for language as well as violence.