One aspect of God’s character is His חָסַד [hesed], His faithful covenant-keeping love. When God makes a promise, He cannot break it.
He chose the Jewish people to show that faithfulness to the world so that the Gentiles would trust Him.
He chose Jerusalem as the place where He would put His name and requires all people – Jews and Gentiles to worship Him there.
He has never lost His zeal and passion for Jerusalem.
And the LORD answered the angel who talked to me, with good and comforting words. So the angel who spoke with me said to me, “Proclaim, saying, ‘Thus says the LORD of hosts:
“I am zealous for Jerusalem
And for Zion with great zeal.
PRAY FOR YOUR NATION AND YOUR CHURCH TO RECOGNIZE JERUSALEM AS GOD’S CHOSEN CITY, UNDIVIDED AND ETERNAL.