The Ishtar gate was constructed by the Babylonian King Nebuchadnezzar II circa 575 BCE. It was the eighth gate of the city of Babylon (in present-day Iraq) and was the main entrance into the city. What you see now is a reconstruction of the Ishtar Gate and Processional Way built at the Pergamon Museum in Berlin, out of material excavated by Robert Koldewey.
King Nebuchadnezzar is a popular king of the Chaldeans of Babylon. His reign was a renowned and powerful one, that spread throughout the whole world of then. His notable activities in power are contained in the Bible, most especially the records in the book of Daniels.
The Bible is a book that has different stories that happened many centuries ago and some of the locations that the events took place (the cities or town) might have changed just like the Tower of Babel. Bringing us to the fact that the Tower of Babel is a popular and interesting story recorded in the Bible.
During the time of the captivity of the people of Jerusalem, around 700BC, when everyone, including the prophet Jeremiah himself, had been exiled to the land of Babylon, the word of the Lord was always coming to Jeremiah concerning the future of the people of God.
The Bible says "What shall it profit a man if he gains the whole world and loses his soul".I will show you that there is a transaction this woman does that you don't pay with money, you only pay with your soul.When Satan came up the mountain and met Jesus, he said bow to me and I will give you everything because it was given to me.
People leave Nigeria daily for other countries, and many of those who haven't left have aspirations to do so because the land looks greener on the other side.Many use legal means, but out of desperation, some use illegal means, such as using waterways, a process that kills some.
Almighty and ever-living Father; the one who was, and is to come! Ancient of days, giver of life; the lord powerful in battle and strong in might! You have shown your powers to pharaoh and he released the Israelites! You showed your power in the lion's den and Daniel was not harmed!
Merciful God, I thank you for my life and that of my family. Also, for the new month, be praised now and forever. The children of Israel spent 70 years in Babylon as punishment for their disobedience. But you restored them to Jerusalem years after.
Faithful God, I thank you for my life today. Be glorified. Father, no one can challenge you or fight anyone that belongs to you. Like the case of Daniel and his friends in Babylon. There was a conspiracy against them. But you did not abandon them because they are your people.
Today is the day, your mountain is waiting. So get on the way. We improve by victories over ourselves, there must be contests, and you must win. We're what we think. With our thoughts, we make the world. The future belongs to those that believe in the beauty of their dreams.
Mighty God, I thank you for the success of today, for my life and that of my family be magnified. Father, there was a plan to destroy Daniel and his friends in Babylon. But it failed because no power can stand against your people. Likewise, in my case let every plan made by my enemies to pull me down fail.
According to Pastor Kumuyi: "During the period of great Tribulation,the Anti-Christ will take possession of this world for a reign of terror.He will not be a system or organization but a person-a supernatural, diabolical being,in the form of a man who will blaspheme and proclaim himself to be God(Daniel 8:23-25;2nd Thessalonians 2:7-12; Revelation 13:1-10).
My fellow Christians in the lord, I would like to share with you powerful Bible verses to use to pray to God in time of Trouble.Their Redeemer is strong; the Lord of host is his name: he shall thoroughly plead their cause, that he may give rest to the land, and disquiet the inhabitants of Babylon - Jeremiah 50 Vs 34 Arise, O Lord; save me, O my God; for thou has smitten all mine enemies upon the cheek bone, thou has broken the teeth of the Ungodly - Psalm 3 vs 7 I will not be afraid of ten thousands of people, that have set themselves against me all around - Psalm 3 vs 6 I cried unto the Lord with my voice, and he heard me out of his holy hill - Psalm 3 Vs 4 And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper - Psalm 1 Vs 3 There is love in sharing, share this post.
Everlasting God I thank you for the life you gave to me, and also for health and protection. I come to you in prayer this night concerning the new week. According to your words, with praises and thanksgiving, I shall make my request known to you.
The Bible is a highly revered book because it's predictions are believed to be certain.Moreover Jesus Christ is the most revered person in Christianity.While on Earth he said something about the second Temple in Jerusalem and the future that awaits it.The first Temple was destroyed by the armies of Babylon in the year 570 bc according to historians.
In ancient Babylon in the second millennium BC. King Hammurabi (1955-1913 BC) used fingerprint seals on contracts, and law officers of the day were authorized to secure the fingerprints of arrested persons. According to Wikipedia, in the year AD 650, Chinese historian Kia Kung-Yen wrote of fingerprints being used in an older method of preparing contracts and the law book of Yung-Hwui also listed and as well confirmed of husbands in a divorce decree had to sign the document with their fingerprint.
During the imprisonment of the people of Jerusalem, about 700 BC, when all had been banished to Babylon, including the prophet Jeremiah himself, the word of the Lord was still coming to Jeremiah concerning the future of the people of God.Jeremiah delivered the message about the Queen of Heaven in Mizpah, an Egyptian city.
My Father in heaven, I thank you for my life today, and for giving me the privilege to be alive, in good health, and sound mind, be praised, exalted, and glorified. Oh, Lord, no one can challenge you or fight anyone that belongs to you, like the case of Daniel and his friends in Babylon, there was a conspiracy against them, but you never abandon them because they are your people.
According to scripture, Revelation 18: 1-8, Bible talks about the fall of Babylon the great, and the judgement of the wrath of sins and great plague of all those that have drunk of the wine of her forn*c*tion, and the merchants of the earth whom have become rich through the abundance of her luxury.
[Image for Illustrative purpose] The Holy book is a book that has various stories that happened numerous hundreds of years prior, and a portion of the areas that the occasions occurred (the urban communities or town) may have changed actually like the Pinnacle of Babel.