Adam and Eve were the first humans God created and also the creators of Original Sin when the ate the Forbidden Fruit that the Devil had tempted them to eat.
Noah and the Flood
Approx. 1950 BC
After God witnessed the unholy world He created, he commissioned Noah to round up two of each animal and his family and to built and ark because God was going to flood the world to start fresh.
Abraham and Sarah arrive in Canaan
Approx. 1850 BC
Jacob’s descendants settled in Egypt
Moses leads Exodus from Egypt
Moses lead the Jews from Egypt after God directly told him to. Before doing this, God punished all the non-believers with 7 plagues.
Joshua invades Canaan
Saul is named first king of Israel
Not being from royal blood, Saul is regarded in history as a kind and fair ruler of Israel.
David unites the kingdom; makes Jerusalem the capital
Kingdom divides into Israel and Judah
Babylonians take Jerusalem. Exile begins
Greeks conquer the Holy Land
Maccabees revolt against Greek ruler
Jewish people celebrate Haunkkah because of this victory against the oppresive Greeks.
Jesus is born
Although our calendar was based on the day that Jesus was supposedly born, theologists predict he was born in about 5 BC on our calendar. When Jesus came into the world, humanity finally saw a hope for redemption.
Jesus is crucified
Jesus was but to death in his 30s by Pontius Pilate after a large outcry from the Jewish community to do so. They made him carry a cross to his own place of death and threw stones at him and ridiculed him along the way.
Jesus is Resurrected
Jesus rose from the dead three days after his death. Many people were surprised about his return, even a little bit doubtful, such as the Apostle Thomas.