Mecca, Medina, and Jerusalem are the three holiest cities of Islam. Jerusalem, known in Arabic as al-Quds or Bayt al-Maqdis, is a sacred site for all three Abrahamic faiths: Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. Because these three religions are all Abrahamic, they all emphasize monotheism and hold many of the same Prophets in high regard.
The photos of floating rocks are among the most extensively shared images on the Internet, especially among Muslims. The term "flying rock," "floating rock," or "stone" is used to describe a rock that is supposed to have been discovered in Jerusalem.
Jibrael A.S came to Mecca and escorted Prophet Muhammad (saw) to Jerusalem on a white animal named Buraq in the late hours of the night. Buraq is a swift creature. It moved so quickly that its hooves would brush up against its eyelids. In the Qur'an, Allah says: "Exalted is He who guided His Servant by night from al-Masjid al-Haram to al-Masjid al-Aqsa, whose environs We have sanctified, to show him Our signs.
The Church of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem is the place of Jesus’ crucifixion, death, burial and resurrection. It is the most sacred site in the world for millions of Christians. Photo credit: Pinterest images The church was built during the 4th century by the Emperor Constantine,
When our Lord Jesus Christ gathered His disciples at the side of Mount Olive, before He ascended to heaven, He said told His disciples many things, He said that, he was going to prepare a place for them in His father's house and admonished them to remain steadfast in His work that He handed over to them.
If Holy sites are to be catalog or ranked, there are thousands of them in existence. This means that each religion is at liberty to practice whatever it chooses, and name certain sites as its religious holy sites. However, as far as holy sites go, the city of Jerusalem and Mecca still ranks as one of the oldest and widely visited.
Say these powerful prayers immediately: 1. Father you said in your word Isaiah 60:15-17 "Whereas you have been forsaken and hated, so that no man passed through you, I will make you [Jerusalem] an eternal glory, a joy from age to age.
Christianity is the largest religion in the world with about 2.1 billion followers. It is a monotheistic religious group based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ. All over the world, there are holy sites associated with Christianity and believed to play a significant role in the life of Christians.
While the last known location of the Ark of covenant remains a mystery to this day, there was a rumor in the twelfth century that a group of Crusader Knights of the Templar order had found the ark while they were stationed at the ancient city of Petra in southern Jordan.
The second temple was the temple that used to be at Jerusalem which had been rebuilt after its destruction by king Nebuchadnezzar as a result of the sins of the people. (2 Kings 24:3; Nehemiah chapters 2–7). It was also known as the Solomon's Temple.
There have been many misconceptions about the use of jewelry. The Bible has a lot to say about whether it should be used or not. It depends on your conviction because there is no portion of the Bible that says that if you use jewelries, you will go to hell.
Say these powerful prayers: 1. Oh Lord, you said in your word in 2 Chronicles 20:20-23 "And they rose early in the morning and went out into the Wilderness of Tekoa; and as they went out, Jehoshaphat stood and said, Hear me, O Judah, and you inhabitants of Jerusalem!
The baptism of the Holy Spirit is the right of every regenerated human being. The Lord Jesus Christ promised that He would not leave His people comfortless. At the ascension, He told His disciples to wait patiently in Jerusalem until they are bestowed with the power from on high, Acts 1:8, Acts 2:1-15.
John depicts the reunion of heaven and earth as the descent of a new Jerusalem. Unlike the old Jerusalem that was corrupted and dishonored by most of Israel’s kings, the new Jerusalem would be ruled by a divine king. This new city would be built by God, not by human hands.
The offering of prayer was not really regulated by the Law of Moses, but it fully recognized its spontaneous character. No one knows specifically in what manner or how far back in Jewish history the sacrificial prayer, mentioned in Luke 1:10, originated. However, in the days of Christ it had evidently become an institution.
Moses is one of the significant figures in both the Bible and the Quran. The name has been mentioned a total of 852 times in the Bible and 136 times in the Quran. The Bible addressed him as Moses while in the Quran he is called El-Nabi Musa.
Acts 9 : 1 - 2 says, " Then Saul , still breathing threats and murder against the disciples of the Lord, went to the high priest and asked letters from him to the Synagogues of Damascus, so that if he found any who were of the way, whether men or women, he might bring them bound to Jerusalem."
No matter what happens, no matter what goes wrong, whether the government of the country is performing or not, there's the need to pray for our country for the God commands us to do so when he said "Pray for the peace of Jerusalem".
Psalms 121 : 6 says, " Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: they shall prosper that love thee." Nigeria is our little Jerusalem for now, therefore, we should all rise up and prayerfully deliver this nation from all her current insecurity challenges. Glory be to God for sparing our lives to witness another Independent Day Celebration in Nigeria.
Bishop David Oyedepo, the General Overseer of the Living Faith Church Worldwide spoke at October 1st Prayers for the Nation, Canaan land Nigeria. He said that Nigeria shall not be destroyed, because of the elect the glory of the nation shall be restored. He said that God’s Word is the Creator's manual for profitable living.