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Hezekiah’s Tunnel in Jerusalem

Hezekiah's Tunnel in Jerusalem

… was constructed was to serve as a channel and supply Jerusalem with water.  It starts from the Gihon Spring and ends in the Pool of Siloam. The tunnel was also created to hide water from the Assyrian Army, headed by Sennacherib in 701 B.C.  King Hezekiah closed the openings of the Gihon spring while sculpting out a twisting tunnel through bedrock.

The existence of the tunnel is noteworthy, providing a divine intervention of God in saving Jerusalem and reminding us that everything …

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