Fox News Host: Trump Fulfilled Biblical Prophecy By Moving Embassy To Jerusalem

PresidentDonald Trumphas fulfilled biblical prophecy bymoving the U.S. Embassy in Israelfrom Tel Aviv toJerusalem, Fox News hostJeanine Pirrosaid over the weekend.

The move will formally take place on Monday, when the embassy opens what has until now served as part of the consulate

In comments on the network and in a column on the Fox News website, Pirro said: 

″[Trump], like King Cyrus before him,fulfilled the biblical prophecy of the godsworshipped by Jews, Christians and, yes, Muslims, that Jerusalem is the eternal capital of the Jewish state and that the Jewish people finally deserve a righteous, free and sovereign Israel.”

While the Israeli government has celebrated the move, Trump’s decisionsparked protestsin the region when he announced it last year. More protests are expected today.

Several other countries, includingHondurasandGuatemala, have announced plans to follow suit, but most nations have not and will not send envoys to today’s ceremony

This article originally appeared on HuffPost.