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Bible

Timeline

God creates the heavens


and the earth
The creation of the human
race
Adam and Eve disobey
God
(Genesis 1 3)

( 1 3)

Mankind becomes
wicked
(Genesis 6)


( 6)

God tells Noah to


build an ark
A flood covers the
world
(Genesis 6 8)


( 6 8)

People build the


tower of Babel
The confusion of
languages
(Genesis 11)



( 11)

God calls Abraham


Abraham moves to
Canaan
Isaac is born
Jacob and Esau are born
(Genesis 12 25)

( 12 25)

Jacob has twelve sons


Joseph (Jacobs son) is
sold into slavery
Joseph saves his family
(Genesis 35 45)

12


( 35 45)

The Egyptians oppress


the Israelites
(Exodus 1)

( 1)

Moses is born
(Exodus 2)


(2)

God calls Moses


The Israelites leave Egypt
(Exodus 3 - 12)



( 3-12)

Joshua takes command


The Israelites conquer the
Promised Land
(Joshua 1 8)



( 1 8)

Judges rule Israel:


Gideon
Samson
Samuel
(Judges 1- 15, 1 Samuel 7)

:



( 1- 15,
7)

Samuel anoints Saul as


king
(1 Samuel 10)


( 10)

David becomes king


Davids son Solomon
becomes king
(2 Samuel 5, 1 Kings 2)

( 5, 2)

The kingdom is divided


(into Israel and Judah)
Israel and Judah turn
away from God
(1 Kings 12, 15)


( 12, 15)

The prophets:
Elijah
Elisha
Jonah
Isaiah
(1 Kings 8, 19; Isaiah; Jonah)





( 18,19; , )

Israel is
conquered by the
Assyrians
(2 Kings 18)

( 18)

Jeremiah warns Judah


Daniel is taken captive
Judah is conquered by
the Babylonians; the
people are taken captive
(Jeremiah 3, 2 Kings 25, Daniel 1)

( 3, 25,
1)

Daniel interprets the kings


dream
Daniel sees the future
(Daniel 2, 7 12)


( 2, 7 12)

Medo-Persia conquers
Babylon
King Cyrus allows the
Jews to return
Artaxerxes allows
Nehemiah to rebuild the
walls of Jerusalem
(Daniel 5, Ezra 1, Nehemiah 2)

( 5, 1, 2)

Esther becomes
queen of Persia
Esther saves her
people
(Esther 2-9)

( 2-9)

Rome becomes an
empire, expanding into
Africa, Europe and Asia
Rome Conquers
Jerusalem

Jesus is born in
Bethlehem
(Luke 2)


( 2)

Jesus begins His ministry


(Matthew 4)


( 4)

Jesus is crucified
God raises Jesus
from the dead
Jesus returns to
Heaven
(Matthew 26 28)




(26 28)

The Early Church begins


(Acts 2 10)


( 210)

Paul becomes a
Christian
Paul begins his
missionary journeys
(Acts 9, 13-28)

( 9, 13-28)

Paul writes the


Epistles
Matthew, Mark,
Luke and John write
the Gospels

John sees the


future
(Revelation)

()

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