Tomb of Ezekiel, near Bagdad. Illustration from A History of Architecture by James Fergusson    Since Babylonian captivity, Jews have had been integral part of life of peoples of Mesopotamia. . until 1951 when Israeli agents planted bombs in Baghdad in order frighten this community into fleeing to Israel.  Tragic!

Tomb of Ezekiel, near Bagdad. Illustration from A History of Architecture by James Fergusson Since Babylonian captivity, Jews have had been integral part of life of peoples of Mesopotamia. . until 1951 when Israeli agents planted bombs in Baghdad in order frighten this community into fleeing to Israel. Tragic!

Deportation and exile of the Jews of the ancient Kingdom of Judah to Babylon and the destruction of Jerusalem and Solomon's temple

Deportation and exile of the Jews of the ancient Kingdom of Judah to Babylon and the destruction of Jerusalem and Solomon's temple

Babylonian captivity (or Babylonian exile) during which Jews of the ancient Kingdom of Judah were captives in Babylonia. Biblical depictions of the exile include Book of Jeremiah 39–43 (which saw the exile as a lost opportunity); the final section of 2 Kings (which portrays it as the temporary end of history); 2 Chronicles (in which the exile is the "Sabbath of the land"); and the opening chapters of Ezra, which records its end.   Other works about the exile include the stories in Daniel 1–6

Babylonian captivity (or Babylonian exile) during which Jews of the ancient Kingdom of Judah were captives in Babylonia. Biblical depictions of the exile include Book of Jeremiah 39–43 (which saw the exile as a lost opportunity); the final section of 2 Kings (which portrays it as the temporary end of history); 2 Chronicles (in which the exile is the "Sabbath of the land"); and the opening chapters of Ezra, which records its end. Other works about the exile include the stories in Daniel 1–6

The Jews Led Into Babylonian Captivity After the painting by E. Bendeman

The Jews Led Into Babylonian Captivity After the painting by E. Bendeman

Archaeology and the Babylonian Captivity - The Babylonian Captivity with  Map (Bible History Online)

Archaeology and the Babylonian Captivity - The Babylonian Captivity with Map (Bible History Online)

The Babylonian captivity (or Babylonian exile) was the period in Jewish history during which the Jews of the ancient Kingdom of Judah were captives in Babylon.

The Babylonian captivity (or Babylonian exile) was the period in Jewish history during which the Jews of the ancient Kingdom of Judah were captives in Babylon.

Jewish Captives Weeping Over Babylonian Captivity Eduard Bendermann (1811-1889 German) Canvas Art - Eduard Bendermann (18 x 24)

Jewish Captives Weeping Over Babylonian Captivity Eduard Bendermann (1811-1889 German) Canvas Art - Eduard Bendermann (18 x 24)

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