King David and the Bet Hamikdash
- 49 min 25 sec
Why was King David barred from building the Bet Hamikdash? The well known Midrash states that he was banned because of his wars and the Bet Hamikdash is a place of peace. Yet, another Midrash states that each of David's victims is battle was akin to a Korban that he brought to Hashem! So why was it left to his son Shlomo to follow through on all the plans that David already prepared?