2500 years ago Zechariah (prophet in the Bible) foretold a day when all the nations of the world would be gathered against Jerusalem. He wrote in 520 B.C., when Jerusalem was a city destroyed by Babylon in 586 B.C.
The Bible foretells the gathering of Jews back into Israel in the “Last Days”/
Today because of Islam and Judaism’s claim to the Temple Mount site, Jerusalem finds itself the focus of world attention.
How did a guy living 2500 years ago know the whole world would be focused on Jerusalem?
2 “I am going to make Jerusalem a cup that sends all the surrounding peoples reeling. Judah will be besieged as well as Jerusalem. 3 On that day, when all the nations of the earth are gathered against her, I will make Jerusalem an immovable rock for all the nations. All who try to move it will injure themselves. Zechariah 12:2-3 (520 B.C.)