Sermon Topic: Mt. Moriah

Jerusalem, City of the Great King

Date: April 30th, 1961  |  Scripture: 2 Samuel 5:6-12  |  Topics: David, Dome of the Rock, Jeremiah, Jerusalem, Kingdom, Mosque of Omar, Mt. Moriah, Palestine, Temple Mount, Zion

And the king and his men went to Jerusalem unto the Jebusites, the inhabitants of the land: which spake unto David, saying, Except thou take away the blind and the lame, thou shalt not come in hither: thinking, David cannot come in hither. Nevertheless David took the strong hold of Zion: the same is the city of David. And David said on that day, Whosoever getteth up to the gutter, and smiteth the Jebusites, and the lame and the blind, that are hated of David’s soul, he shall be chief and captainContinue Reading

The Last Words of David

Date: June 18th, 1961  |  Scripture: 2 Samuel 24:17-25  |  Topics: Araunah, Confession, David, Humility, Mt. Moriah, Sacrifice, Threshing Floor

And David spake unto the LORD when he saw the angel that smote the people, and said, Lo, I have sinned, and I have done wickedly: but these sheep, what have they done? let thine hand, I pray thee, be against me, and against my father’s house. And Gad came that day to David, and said unto him, Go up, rear an altar unto the LORD in the threshingfloor of Araunah the Jebusite. And David, according to the saying of Gad, went up as the LORD commanded. And Araunah looked, and saw the king and his servaContinue Reading

The Divided Kingdom

Date: November 6th, 1974  |  Scripture: 2 Samuel 7  |  Topics: Bible, David, Exile, Mt. Moriah, Scarlet Thread

And it came to pass, when the king sat in his house, and the LORD had given him rest round about from all his enemies; That the king said unto Nathan the prophet, See now, I dwell in an house of cedar, but the ark of God dwelleth within curtains. And Nathan said to the king, Go, do all that is in thine heart; for the LORD is with thee. And it came to pass that night, that the word of the LORD came unto Nathan, saying, Go and tell my servant David, Thus saith the LORD, Shalt thou build me an housContinue Reading

Mt. Moriah: Mount of Sacrifice

Date: March 24th, 1997  |  Scripture: Genesis 22  |  Topics: Abraham, Dome of the Rock, Isaac, Mosque of Omar, Mt. Moriah, Pre-Easter, Sacrifice, Temple Mount

And it came to pass after these things, that God did tempt Abraham, and said unto him, Abraham: and he said, Behold, here I am. And he said, Take now thy son, thine only son Isaac, whom thou lovest, and get thee into the land of Moriah; and offer him there for a burnt offering upon one of the mountains which I will tell thee of. And Abraham rose up early in the morning, and saddled his ass, and took two of his young men with him, and Isaac his son, and clave the wood for the burnt offering, andContinue Reading