The Kitos War & Bar Kokhba Revolt

Prohibition of entry of Gentiles into the Temple

Sam Aronow


Caption: Second Temple 'warning stone.'  It reads as follows: "Written in Greek (no Latin versions have survived), they warned: “No foreigner may enter within the balustrade around the sanctuary and the enclosure. Whoever is caught, on himself shall he put blame for the death which will ensue.”  Source: