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Bible Concordances

Torrey's Topical Textbook

Jerusalem

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  • The ancient Salem
    Genesis 14:18; Psalm 76:2

  • The ancient Jebusi or Jebus
    Joshua 15:8; 18:28; Judges 19:10

  • The king of, defeated and slain by Joshua
    Joshua 10:5-23

  • Allotted to the tribe of Benjamin
    Joshua 18:28

  • Partly taken and burned by Judah
    Judges 1:8

  • THE JEBUSITES
    • Formerly dwelt in
      Judges 19:10,11
    • Held possession of, with Judah and Benjamin
      Joshua 15:63; Judges 1:21
    • Finally dispossessed of, by David
      2 Samuel 5:6-8

  • Enlarged by David
    2 Samuel 5:9

  • Made the royal city
    2 Samuel 5:9; 20:3

  • Specially chosen by God
    2 Chronicles 6:6; Psalm 135:21

  • The seat of government under the Romans for a time
    Matthew 27:2,19

  • Roman government transferred from, to Caesarea
    Acts 23:23,24; 25:1-13

  • CALLED
    • City of God
      Psalm 46:4; 48:1
    • City of the Lord
      Isaiah 60:14
    • City of Judah
      2 Chronicles 25:28
    • City of the great king
      Psalm 48:2; Matthew 5:5
    • City of solemnities
      Isaiah 33:20
    • City of righteousness
      Isaiah 1:26
    • City of truth
      Zechariah 8:3
    • A city not forsaken
      Isaiah 62:12
    • Faithful city
      Isaiah 1:21,26
    • Holy city
      Nehemiah 11:1; Isaiah 48:2; Matthew 4:5
    • Throne of the Lord
      Jeremiah 3:17
    • Zion
      Psalm 48:12; Isaiah 33:20
    • Zion of the holy one of Israel
      Isaiah 60:14

  • Surrounded by mountains
    Psalm 125:2

  • Surrounded by a wall
    1 Kings 3:1

  • Protected by forts and bulwarks
    Psalm 48:12,13

  • Entered by gates
    Psalm 122:2; Jeremiah 17:19-21

  • Hezekiah made an aqueduct for
    2 Kings 20:20

  • Spoils of war placed in
    1 Samuel 17:54; 2 Samuel 8:7

  • DESCRIBED AS
    • Beautiful for situation
      Psalm 48:2
    • Compact
      Psalm 122:3
    • Comely
      Song of Solomon 6:4
    • The perfection of beauty
      Lamentations 2:15
    • Joy of the whole earth
      Psalm 48:2; Lamentations 2:15
    • Princess among the provinces
      Lamentations 1:1
    • Great
      Jeremiah 22:8
    • Populous
      Lamentations 1:1
    • Full of business and tumult
      Isaiah 22:3
    • Wealth, &c in the time of Solomon
      1 Kings 10:26,27

  • Protected by God
    Isaiah 31:5

  • Instances of God's care and protection of
    2 Samuel 24:16; 2 Kings 19:32-34; 2 Chronicles 12:7

  • The temple built in
    2 Chronicles 3:1; Psalm 68:29

  • THE JEWS
    • Went up to, at the feasts
      Luke 2:42; Psalm 122:4
    • Loved
      Psalm 137:5,6
    • Lamented the affliction of
      Nehemiah 1:2-4
    • Prayed for the prosperity of
      Psalm 51:18; 122:6
    • Prayed towards
      Daniel 6:10; 1 Kings 8:41

  • Wickedness of
    Isaiah 1:1-4; Jeremiah 5:1-5; Micah 3:10

  • Idolatry of
    2 Chronicles 28:4; Ezekiel 8:7-10

  • Wickedness of, the cause of its calamities
    2 Kings 21:12-15; 2 Chronicles 24:18; Lamentations 1:8; Ezekiel 5:5-8

  • Was the tomb of the prophets
    Luke 13:33,34

  • CHRIST
    • Preached in
      Luke 21:37,38; John 18:20
    • Did many miracles in
      John 4:45
    • Publicly entered, as king
      Matthew 21:9,10
    • Lamented over
      Matthew 23:37; Luke 19:41
    • Put to death at
      Luke 9:31; Acts 13:27,29

  • Gospel first preached at
    Luke 24:47; Acts 2:14

  • Miraculous gift of the Holy Spirit first given at
    Acts 1:4; 2:1-5

  • Persecution of the Christian church commenced at
    Acts 4:1; 8:1

  • First Christian council held at
    Acts 15:4,6

  • CALAMITIES OF, MENTIONED
    • Taken and plundered by Shishak
      1 Kings 14:25,26; 2 Chronicles 12:1-4
    • Taken and plundered by Jehoash king of Israel
      2 Kings 14:13,14
    • Besieged but not taken by Rezin and Pekah
      Isaiah 7:1; 2 Kings 16:5
    • Besieged but not taken by Sennacherib
      2 Kings 18:17; 19:1-37
    • Taken and made tributary by Pharaoh-Necho
      2 Kings 23:33-35
    • Besieged by Nebuchadnezzar
      2 Kings 24:10,11
    • Taken and burned by Nebuchadnezzar
      2 Kings 25:1-30; Jeremiah 39:1-8
    • Threatened by Sanballat
      Nehemiah 4:7,8

  • Rebuilt after the captivity by order of Cyrus
    Ezra 1:1-4

  • PROPHECIES RESPECTING
    • To be taken by king of Babylon
      Jeremiah 20:5
    • To be made a heap of ruins
      Jeremiah 9:11; 26:18
    • To be a wilderness
      Isaiah 64:10
    • To be rebuilt by Cyrus
      Isaiah 44:26-28
    • To be a quiet habitation
      Isaiah 33:20
    • To be a terror to her enemies
      Zechariah 12:2,3
    • Christ to enter, as king
      Zechariah 9:9
    • The gospel to go forth from
      Isaiah 2:3; 40:9
    • To be destroyed by the Romans
      Luke 19:42-44
    • Its capture accompanied by severe calamities
      Matthew 24:21,29; Luke 21:23,24
    • Signs preceding its destruction
      Matthew 24:6-15; Luke 21:7-11,25,28

  • ILLUSTRATIVE
    • Of the church
      Galatians 4:25,26; Hebrews 12:22
    • Of the church glorified
      Revelation 3:12; 21:2,10
    • (Its strong position,) of saints under God's protection
      Psalm 125:2

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Bibliography Information
Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Jerusalem'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ttt/j/jerusalem.html. 1897.

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