Daily Archives: May 9, 2011

New photos of the pinnacle of the temple

A few months ago we wrote about the pinnacle of the temple here and here. At that time I included comments by William Barclay, Benjamin Mazar, William Hendriksen, and Josephus, Leen Ritmeyer, and Mackowski.

Today I made a new photo of the southeast corner of the Herodian temple precinct.

The southeast corner of the temple precinct. Photo by Ferrell Jenkins.

The southeast corner of the temple precinct. Photo by Ferrell Jenkins.

Here is a new photo of the southwest corner of the temple precinct. Notice the people at the bottom of the photo.

Southwest corner of the Herodian temple precinct. Photo by Ferrell Jenkins.

Southwest corner of the Herodian temple precinct. Photo by Ferrell Jenkins.

And he led Him to Jerusalem and had Him stand on the pinnacle of the temple, and said to Him, “If You are the Son of God, throw Yourself down from here; (Luke 4:9 NAU)

See also Matthew 4:5.  Be sure to read or review the previous posts.

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