Unformatted text preview: 587 BC- Babylon destroys Jerusalem and the temple. 538 BC- Persian King Cyrus leads Persians to conquer Babylon, ends the exile. 516 BC- Rebuilding of the temple. Isaiah 45:1- God calls Cyrus his anointed. The servant in Isaiah was viewed as Israel at the time and can now be viewed as a prophecy of Jesus. Some believe that chapters 40-66 were written by another and not by Isaiah. Isaiah was disliked in his day but was later vindicated....
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- Spring '08
- Cyrus the Great, Problem Solution Isaiah