New Testament Timeline for REL 210

The New Testament

Herod the Great orders males up to 2 years old killed

Approx. 37 BC - Approx. 4 BC

Herod the Great rebuilds Jerusalem's temple

Approx. 20 BC - Approx. 65 AD

John the Baptist's life

Approx. 4 BC - Approx. 29 AD

Paul's Life

Approx. 5 AD - Approx. 68 AD

John the Baptist's ministry

Approx. 26 AD - Approx. 29 AD

Jesus' ministry

Approx. 26 AD - 33 AD

Jesus baptised by John the Baptist

Approx. 26 AD

Temptation of Jesus

Approx. 27 AD

John the Baptist beheaded

Approx. 29 AD

Jesus brings Lazarus back from the dead

Approx. 30 AD

"Acts 2" church established

Approx. 30 AD

Stephen's stoning/death

Approx. 31 AD

Jesus Crucified

Approx. 33 AD

Saul's conversion to Paul

Approx. 34 AD

Peter brings the Gospel to the Gentiles

Approx. 37 AD

Paul starts his ministry

Approx. 48 AD

First Thessalonians was written

Approx. 52 AD - Approx. 53 AD

Second Thessalonians was written

Approx. 52 AD - Approx. 53 AD

Paul imprisoned in Rome

Approx. 62 AD - Approx. 63 AD

Rome burns; Nero blames Christians

Approx. 64 AD

Paul imprisoned in Rome

Approx. 65 AD - Approx. 66 AD

The Seige of Jerusalem/destruction of the temple

Approx. 70 AD

Epistles of John were written

Approx. 90 AD - Approx. 95 AD

second wave of Christian persecutions by Rome

Approx. 94 AD - Approx. 96 AD

the Apostle John canonizes the New Testament

Approx. 96 AD - Approx. 99 AD

the Apostle John dies

Approx. 100 AD