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Last  page update: 21 January, 2017.
Last  page update: 21 January, 2017.

Beth Pagi

Beth Pagi:

Matt 24:1 And Jesus went out, and departed from the temple: and his disciples came to him for to show him the buildings of the temple.
Matt 24:2 And Jesus said to them, See you not all these things? truly I say to you, There shall not be left here one stone on another, that shall not be thrown down.

The buildings and things were the Temple itself and all things found in Beth Pagi as listed below. Everything was completely destroyed by the Romans during a war that started in 68 AD and ended in 70 AD with the complete destruction of the Temple.

Beth Pagi  was a walled area around the villages Bethany and Bethpage; extending from mt. Ophel to the most eastern border of Bethpage.

The Beth Pagi area included:

And was the place of stoning only just outside the court and no further? Has it not been taught: The place of stoning was outside the three encampments? . . . It is here stated, Without the camp; and in reference to the bulls that were [wholly] burned, it is also said, without the camp; Just as there [it means] without the three camps, so here too . . . On the contrary, it should rather be deduced from the sacrifices slaughtered without [for instance, the Red Heifer, the Atonement Goat, and the Bullock bearing sin], since they have the following in common; [i] human being; [ii] sinners; [iii] life is taken; and [iv] piggul? . . . [note] “in . . . these cases, the leading ‘without the camp’ was in order to take life—that of the blasphemer and the sacrifice yet to be slaughtered.
Sanhedrin Tractate of the Talmud

The above quote explains that the execution/stoning site was outside the camp (2000 cubits/3000 feet from the Temple).

The execution site  on mt Olives was near ‘Place of fat ashes’ where:

Those places were ‘outside the camp’ which was (at least) 2000 cubits, or 3000 feet from the Holies of Holies. The high priest observed those sacrifices being made from the Temple entrance that faced east. God sat inside the Temple and also watched in that direction. So all sacrifices inside and outside the camp were visible from the Temple. That’s also the reason that the people standing next to Jesus saw the Temple curtain being ripped in two when Jesus died.
All those things are important because Jesus symbolically was all those sacrifices.
“blasphemer and the sacrifice” in the above quote means the blasphemer was a sacrifice. It’s not about two different things. Jesus was falsely accused of blasphemy and for that reason he was a sacrifice.