3 Bible Tips: God's Love for Jerusalem
1. One of God's names is God of Jerusalem.
"And they spoke against the God of Jerusalem, as against the gods of the people of the earth—the work of men's hands" (2 Chronicles 32:19).
2. Jesus Christ yearns to care for the people of Jerusalem.
"O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, the one who kills the prophets and stones those who are sent to her! How often I wanted to gather your children together, as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, but you were not willing!" (Matthew 23:37).
3. David encourages us to pray for the peace of Jerusalem.
"Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: 'May they prosper who love you'" (Psalm 122:6).
To learn more about Jerusalem, see "Jerusalem: City of God."