*JERUSALEM ~ Beit Lehi contains oldest known Hebrew writing of the word “Jerusalem” dated to century BC “I am YHWH thy Lord. I will accept the cities of Judah and I will redeem Jerusalem”“Absolve us oh merciful God. Absolve us oh YHWH”
Interior of the Dome of the Rock, Jerusalem. Tradition says that on this stone Abraham bound Isaac and here the Ark of the Covenant was placed in Solomon's Temple. However, the actual Temple site is slightly north of this Muslim holy place.