I accept that the author has a sense of humour, but is this an appropriate subject for humour? We look to a day when Israel will be governed by the Kingdom of David, led by Moshiach ben David, there will be universdal peace and brotherhood and humankind will look to Zion for moral leadership -- and also the New Jerusalem surrounding the eternal Temple of G-d. How much of this has been fulfilled? During the Second Temple era most Jews lived in the Diaspora, the same as now.
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