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Have We Discovered the Jewish Temple?

Israel Today again speaks to leading Jerusalem archaeologist to get to the bottom of this heated debate

Buried underground for 2,000 years, the debate still rages as to where, or at least where not, the Holy Temple once stood.  Most believe it was beneath what is known today as the Temple Mount, thus the name of the plateau now home to the Dome of the Rock and the Al-Aqsa mosques. Others are convinced it was in the City of David, an area just south-east of the Temple Mount that has been under extensive excavations for the past 20 years.  Our recent articles on the location of the Temple generated more discussion and comments among our Israel Today…