National Geographic : 1956 Dec
709 Israel and Jordan Divide the Holy City; This Arab Surveys It from His Side The seventh-century Dome of the Rock dominates the city's skyline (page 715). In its place 1,900 years ago, Paul would have seen the Temple built by Herod the Great. Possibly he pondered on Jesus' prediction: "There shall not be left one stone upon another." A few years after St. Paul's death the Romans destroyed Jerusalem and the Temple. Here, outside the Old City's wall, the village of Silwan overlooks the Valley of Kidron.