Israel Planning Third Temple on Al-Aqsa Mosque Site?


Stephen Lendman

(RINF) – It’s hard imagining Israel going this far, but who knows, given its longstanding persecution of Occupied Palestinians and its own Arab citizens – 20% of its population unwanted, treated like fifth column threats. 

Al-Aqsa is sacred to Muslims worldwide, Islam’s third holiest site after Mecca’s Sacred Mosque and the Mosque of the Prophet in Madina.

According to the International Middle East Media Center (IMEMC), “Israeli institutions and organizations are preparing to build the so-called ‘Third Temple’ in place of Al-Aqsa Mosque, and are waiting for a political decision to start, Israeli channels reported.”

IMEMC said the scheme has “wide political and popular support.” Israeli television reported readiness to begin the project once an OK is gotten – expected to take three years to complete if undertaken.

An Israeli Channel 2 report last weekend said Women for the Temple are preparing materials needed to begin construction.

Zionist zealots claim “scriptural” backing for the project. Notorious Arab-hating Israeli Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Uri Ariel backs it.

Frequent clashes occur when heavily protected extremist settlers provocatively visit the Al-Aqsa compound where they don’t belong.

Muslims consider their trespass part of an Judaization project, Israel intending Jerusalem to be an exclusive Jewish capital – a Third Temple perhaps part of the disturbing scheme.

It remains to be seen if Israel dares try building it, replacing sacred Al-Aqsa or changing its site in any way, risking a mass uprising if undertaken.

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  • ahuxley

    Isn’t it fitting that the lead photo of Netanyahu looks like a Cheney doppelganger…?
    Scary stuff…

    • Trevor Streeton

      Didn’t notice that until I’d read your comment. It’s the expression that is Cheneyesque. What is the mental state behind it, d’you think?

      • ahuxley

        Good call. It IS the expression.
        If I had to guess:
        Megalomania, Sociopathy, Psychosis and probably a dose of demonic possession…

  • “bunz

    Lucifer’s new temple up there with his old mosque should create a real riot as the neanderthals come together and throw rocks at each other…

  • Zaphod Braden

    Per Peloubet’s Bible Dictionary 1925 there (ALREADY) were THREE Temples in Jewish history:
    FIRST Temple built by Solomon, for a little more then 400 years, from @ B.C. 1000 to B.C. 588. From Solomon to the Babylonian exile.
    SECOND Temple Zereubbabel’s or the Temple of the Return, built with the aid of the Prophets Zechariah and Haggai, lasted nearly 500 years years, from it’s completion B.C. 515 to B.C. 20. We see by the description of Ezra 6:3 that this Temple was about one third larger then Solomon’s.
    THIRD Temple Herod’s Temple lasting only @ 90 years from B.C. 20 to it’s destruction by Titus, August A.D. 70.
    The whole area or platform was called the Temple. Solomon made it about 600 feet square, containing 12 acres. This area ,according to Josephus, was nearly doubled when Herod built the THIRD temple.

    • RenegadeProphet

      You are a stupid liar! Zechariah and Haggai and over half of the Bible are ALL about the war that is about to see the USA annihilated by Russia China and the SCO! Amos and Ezekiel are the best two books and every book from Isaiah to the end of the OT (except Jonah) are ALL about this one war. You can know it is now because they use nukes, they come from the North (where Russia put 840 military bases) and especially because of Planet X and the evil chemtrails that hide it every day globally!

  • Zaphod Braden

    According to the ‘Jewish Encyclopedia’, Solomon built the 1st temple approximately 832 BCE, and stood per Rabbinic sources, for 410 years until 422-BCE. HOWEVER, their own records indicate that the 2nd Temple was built in 586 BCE (two temples stood simultaneously at one time, for 164-years?) Irony is doubled when you get the small nugget of truth that ‘there is actually no physical proof that the Solomon Temple ever existed other than the Hebrew books that form the earliest parts of the Christian Bible.
    THEN, you have Herod tearing down the 2nd Temple and rebuilding the 3rd Temple in 19-BCE (18th year of his reign), and it stood until 70-CE. when the Romans destroyed it. Since Herod TORE IT DOWN TO THE LAST BRICK, EXPANDED THE COURTYARD, etc., this is NOT the 2nd Temple (redux) but is, in fact, THE 3RD TEMPLE.
    Hate to break it to all the Christians, but that 3rd Temple you keep waiting on being built, that will indicate the end of time – yeah, IT WAS BUILT AND THEN DESTROYED OVER 1950-years ago!!!

    • RenegadeProphet

      The Romans ARE one of the tribes of Israel and so are all Western Europeans! The USA is the Mountains of Israel and Zion and Armageddon. I have told you this repeatedly so stop your evil lying!

  • Jose Jimenez

    In 1917, Lord Rothschild, on behalf of the international Zionist movement, obtained the promise for a jewish homeland from Lord Balfour. In 1967, the next jubilee year, Rothschildean Israel acquired more territory through the 6-day war. Now almost 50 years later again, they may further consolidate their plans by beginning construction of the temple on the temple mount. You can be sure that they will pave the way with some justification like a false flag attack blamed on the Arabs that will allow them to proceed with the sympathies of the rest of the world, much like they had post WW2 when they were building the state of Israel. As per escatological predictions, the anti-Christ messiah will then be installed in the new NWO capital of Jerusalem.

    • Bendys


  • BaronGreenBack

    Got to love Bibi’s blue rinse.