The Strange Little City of Ancient Zion.pdf
Islam and Judeo-Christianity have long found themselves in conflict over the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, for both, it is one of their most holy places. In this carefully presented analysis of the archaeology and scripture, Dr Buchanan demonstrates that the ancient Jewish shrine was actually located a few miles south of the present site - a seemingly simple matter, but one with far-reaching consequences for the geopolitics of the region today.
George Wesley Buchanan is Professor Emeritus of New Testament, Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington, DC, and he is on the Editorial Advisory Board of the Biblical Archaeology Review. Buchanan has travelled extensively in the Middle East region and has published countless sermons, as well as writing academic papers published across Germany, Israel and the US.