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Below are articles from the following dictionary:
Torrey's New Topical Textbook

Jerusalem: The Ancient Salem

Gen 14:18; Psa 76:2

Jerusalem: The Ancient Jebusi or Jebus

Jos 15:8; 18:28; Jdg 19:10

Jerusalem: The King Of, Defeated and Slain by Joshua

Jos 10:5-23

Jerusalem: Allotted to the Tribe of Benjamin

Jos 18:28

Jerusalem: Partly Taken and Burned by Judah

Jdg 1:8

Jerusalem: The Jebusites

Formerly dwelt in

Jdg 19:10,11

Held possession of, with Judah and Benjamin

Jos 15:63; Jdg 1:21

Finally dispossessed of, by David

2Sa 5:6-8

Jerusalem: Enlarged by David

2Sa 5:9

Jerusalem: Made the Royal City

2Sa 5:9; 20:3

Jerusalem: Specially Chosen by God

2Ch 6:6; Psa 135:21

Jerusalem: The seat of government under the Romans for a time

Mat 27:2,19

Jerusalem: Roman Government Transferred From, to Caesarea

Act 23:23,24; 25:1-13

Jerusalem: Called

City of God

Psa 46:4; 48:1

City of the Lord

Isa 60:14

City of Judah

2Ch 25:28

City of the great king

Psa 48:2; Mat 5:5

City of solemnities

Isa 33:20

City of righteousness

Isa 1:26

City of truth

Zec 8:3

A city not forsaken

Isa 62:12

Faithful city

Isa 1:21,26

Holy city

Neh 11:1; Isa 48:2; Mat 4:5

Throne of the Lord

Jer 3:17


Psa 48:12; Isa 33:20

Zion of the holy one of Israel

Isa 60:14

Jerusalem: Surrounded by Mountains

Psa 125:2

Jerusalem: Surrounded by a Wall

1Ki 3:1

Jerusalem: Protected by Forts and Bulwarks

Psa 48:12,13

Jerusalem: Entered by Gates

Psa 122:2; Jer 17:19-21

Jerusalem: Hezekiah Made an Aqueduct For

2Ki 20:20

Jerusalem: Spoils of War Placed In

1Sa 17:54; 2Sa 8:7

Jerusalem: Described As

Beautiful for situation

Psa 48:2


Psa 122:3


Sgs 6:4

The perfection of beauty

Lam 2:15

Joy of the whole earth

Psa 48:2; Lam 2:15

Princess among the provinces

Lam 1:1


Jer 22:8


Lam 1:1

Full of business and tumult

Isa 22:3

Wealth, &c in the time of Solomon

1Ki 10:26,27

Jerusalem: Protected by God

Isa 31:5

Jerusalem: Instances of God's Care and Protection Of

2Sa 24:16; 2Ki 19:32-34; 2Ch 12:7

Jerusalem: The Temple Built In

2Ch 3:1; Psa 68:29

Jerusalem: The Jews

Went up to, at the feasts

Luk 2:42; Psa 122:4


Psa 137:5,6

Lamented the affliction of

Neh 1:2-4

Prayed for the prosperity of

Psa 51:18; 122:6

Prayed towards

Dan 6:10; 1Ki 8:41

Jerusalem: Wickedness Of

Isa 1:1-4; Jer 5:1-5; Mic 3:10

Jerusalem: Idolatry Of

2Ch 28:4; Eze 8:7-10

Jerusalem: Wickedness Of, the Cause of Its Calamities

2Ki 21:12-15; 2Ch 24:18; Lam 1:8; Eze 5:5-8

Jerusalem: Was the Tomb of the Prophets

Luk 13:33,34

Jerusalem: Christ

Preached in

Luk 21:37,38; Jhn 18:20

Did many miracles in

Jhn 4:45

Publicly entered, as king

Mat 21:9,10

Lamented over

Mat 23:37; Luk 19:41

Put to death at

Luk 9:31; Act 13:27,29

Jerusalem: Gospel First Preached At

Luk 24:47; Act 2:14

Jerusalem: Miraculous Gift of the Holy Spirit First Given At

Act 1:4; 2:1-5

Jerusalem: Persecution of the Christian Church Commenced At

Act 4:1; 8:1

Jerusalem: First Christian Council Held At

Act 15:4,6

Jerusalem: Calamities Of, Mentioned

Taken and plundered by Shishak

1Ki 14:25,26; 2Ch 12:1-4

Taken and plundered by Jehoash king of Israel

2Ki 14:13,14

Besieged but not taken by Rezin and Pekah

Isa 7:1; 2Ki 16:5

Besieged but not taken by Sennacherib

2Ki 18:17; 19:1-37

Taken and made tributary by Pharaoh-Necho

2Ki 23:33-35

Besieged by Nebuchadnezzar

2Ki 24:10,11

Taken and burned by Nebuchadnezzar

2Ki 25:1-30; Jer 39:1-8

Threatened by Sanballat

Neh 4:7,8

Jerusalem: Rebuilt after the Captivity by Order of Cyrus

Ezr 1:1-4

Jerusalem: Prophecies Respecting

To be taken by king of Babylon

Jer 20:5

To be made a heap of ruins

Jer 9:11; 26:18

To be a wilderness

Isa 64:10

To be rebuilt by Cyrus

Isa 44:26-28

To be a quiet habitation

Isa 33:20

To be a terror to her enemies

Zec 12:2,3

Christ to enter, as king

Zec 9:9

The gospel to go forth from

Isa 2:3; 40:9

To be destroyed by the Romans

Luk 19:42-44

Its capture accompanied by severe calamities

Mat 24:21,29; Luk 21:23,24

Signs preceding its destruction

Mat 24:6-15; Luk 21:7-11,25,28

Jerusalem: Illustrative

Of the church

Gal 4:25,26; Hbr 12:22

Of the church glorified

Rev 3:12; 21:2,10

(Its strong position,) of saints under God's protection

Psa 125:2


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