Herod's Temple, and the Mount of Olives

by Ronald W. Leigh

October 9, 2013

A.  Map of Jerusalem & Mount of Olives

Jerusalem area
Source:  jesus-story.net/maps_jesus.htm

B.  Model of the Tabernacle

Source:  bible-architecture.info/Jerusalem.htm

C.  Models of Herod's Temple

Herod's Temple, UK Farmer
Source: UK farmer's model

Herod's Temple
Source:  Dr. Lisa M. Snyder, UCLA, computer simulation ("flythru") on youtube

D.  Tabernacle and temple history

1.  The Tabernacle

2.  Solomon's Temple

3.  Zerubbabel's Temple

4.  Herod's (enlarged and beautified) Temple

        (Note:  Many scholars group Zerubbabel's and Herod's temple together in what they call the Second Temple Period.)