Question: When Nehemiah rebuilt the walls of Jerusalem was he rebuilding the whole wall or only parts of it? Answer: When the Babylonians destroyed Jerusalem, the Bible noted the following, “And all the army of the Chaldeans who were with the captain of the guard broke down the walls of Jerusalem all around” (II Kings…

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Question: How big was Jerusalem in say, square miles? Answer: In David’s day, Jerusalem occupied a space of about 12 acres (0.02 square miles) and the estimated population was about 2,000 people. During Solomon’s day, the size of the city increased to 125 acres (0.2 square miles) and the estimated population was about 25,000 people.…

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