9th of Av
The anniversary of the destruction of the Temple.
The direction of Muslim prayer, originally Jerusalem but changed to Mecca once the الكعبة Kabah had been cleansed of pagan idols.
Book of Revelation
Council of Nicea
Vespacian was a general appointed by Rome to take Canaan in order to quash revolt, and Jerusalem itself was taken by his son Titus.
Church of the Anastasis
Herod the Great
Horns of Hattin
Caliph ‘Abd al-Malik
Battle of Milvian Bridge
Paul was an early Christian evangelist who was pivotal for the spread of the new religion and its divorce from Jewish tradition.
Acts of the Apostles
Edict of Milan
Titus, the son of Vespasian, was a Roman general who catastrophically destroyed and sacked Jerusalem in CE.