Gehenna Valley. Once apparently a city dump for Jerusalem and possibly a place where Israelites sacrifice to idos. Jesus used it as a symbol of God's punishment for sin, perhaps because some thought that the idol sacrifices offered there were a reason God let the Jews get conquered and exiled. When Jesus talks about the valley in those terms, translators created an English word to express the idea: Hell.
Map Jerusalem temple
Map Jerusalem temple during the time of Jesus. King Herod began work on this temple, which Romans destroyed in AD 70.
Jerusalem in First Century AD
Map Gehenna Valley
Map Gehenna Valley, location of an ancient trash heap and where Israelite kings once sacrificed their sons.
Gehenna trash heap
Map the Triumphal Entry
Map the Triumphal Entry of Jesus into Jerusalem on the Sunday before his crucifixion on Friday, followed by his resurrection on Sunday.
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