Video from Dr. Michael Heiser
"I would always ask the question, why do we need a literal temple to have a literal kingdom? Because we do have a literal Kingdom at the end of the book of Revelation, and we don't have a temple. So I don't really see why we need one now. I would suggest to you that if a temple gets rebuilt today, and there is no temple at the end of the book of Revelation, that like something happens to that temple, that's in defiance of this famous temple passage in Ezekiel 40 to 48. But if you take the temple as the New Jerusalem, the body of Christ and the New Jerusalem, it is forever, it will have no end. Check it out!" from video introduction.