6 Pray for the peace of Jerusalem: “May they prosper who love you.
7 “May peace be within your walls, And prosperity within your palaces.”
8 For the sake of my brothers and my friends, I will now say, “May peace be within you.”
9 For the sake of the house of the LORD our God, I will seek your good.
Israel: "The Holy Land"
18 On that day the Lord made a covenant with Abram, saying,
“To your offspring I give this land, from the river of Egypt to the great river, the river Euphrates..."
Jerusalem's Temple Mount
photo credit: Stephen Neufeld (c) 2013