Why Did God Wait 40 or so Years to Destroy Jerusalem?

Here's an interesting thought that wonderfully displays the providence of God: For the continued existence of the Jewish state was both graciously and naturally a protection to Christianity, and hence a restraint on the revelation of the persecuting power. Graciously, it was God’s plan to develop Christianity under the protection of Judaism for a short…

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A Typology of God’s Judgement

In 70 AD the city of Jerusalem was decimated by the Roman Empire to squash Jewish rebellion. This destruction led to the end of OT Judaism, scattered the Jews across the world, and was a judgement from God for their rejection of Christ. Jesus speaks about this coming judgement in Matthew 24 and Revelation speaks…