Christopher Luke V. Hipona

Kings / Prophets Timeline

United Kingdom

Kings

King Saul

1050 BC - 1010 BC

King David

1010 BC - 970 BC

The Standard

King Solomon

970 BC - 930 BC

National / Spiritual Climax, built Temple, wives - fall

Divided Kingdom

931 BC

Israel (Northern Kingdom)

Jeroboam I

931 BC - 910 BC

2 golden calves, set standard of evil

Nadab

910 BC - 909 BC

Murdered

Baasha

909 BC - 886 BC

Tried to build Ramah against Asa (border dispute)

Elah

886 BC - 885 BC

Murdered by general while drunk

Omri

885 BC - 874 BC

Zimri

885 BC

Seven Days

Ahab

874 BC - 853 BC

Married Jezebel, Baal Worship, Elijah's Ministry

Ahaziah

853 BC - 852 BC

Wanted to inquire of Baalzebub; no son.

Jehoram (Joram)

852 BC - 841 BC

Fought Moab with Jehoshaphat; Elisha's ministry

Jehu

841 BC - 814 BC

Wiped out Baals and Ahab's Dynasty

Jehoahaz

814 BC - 798 BC

Little army because of because of Aram.

Jehoash (Joash)

798 BC - 782 BC

3 Arrows of Victory

Jeroboam II

782 BC - 753 BC

Restored borders, "golden age", prosperous

Zechariah

753 BC - 752 BC

4th generation of Jehu

Menahem

752 BC - 742 BC

1,000 talents of silver to Pul

Shallum

752 BC

1 Month, murdered

Pekahiah

742 BC - 740 BC

Pekah murdered him

Pekah

740 BC - 732 BC

Galilee & Naphtali deported by Pul.

Hoshea

732 BC - 722 BC

Last King; prison (end of the Northern Kingdom of Israel)

Northern Kingdom Exile

722 BC

Date Israel (Samaria/Northern Kingdom) taken into exile.

Assyria defeated

612 BC

Date Assyria was defeated:

Judah (Southern Kingdom)

Line of David

Rehoboam

931 BC - 913 BC

1st King of the divided kingdom

Abijam (Abijah)

913 BC - 911 BC

Defeated Jeroboam I, so never recovered power.

Asa

911 BC - 869 BC

Removed idols; yet alliance with Aram.

Jehoshaphat

870 BC - 848 BC

Righteous, yet alliance with Ahab dynasty

Jehoram (Joram)

848 BC - 841 BC

Married Athaliah, Baal worship.

Athaliah

841 BC - 835 BC

Queen mother tried to usurp throne

Ahaziah

841 BC

Jehu the "Baal killer" killed him.

Joash (Jehoash)

835 BC - 796 BC

7 year old king, aunt and priest protected; revival

Amaziah

796 BC - 767 BC

Defeated Edomites, but defeated by Israel (Victory & Defeat)

Uzziah (Azariah)

767 BC - 740 BC

"Golden Age", pride led to leprosy

Jotham

740 BC - 731 BC

Did right; builder; Pekah & Rezin began to come against Judah.

Ahaz (Jehoahaz)

732 BC - 716 BC

Trusted Assyria, not God; built Damascus Altar.

Hezekiah

716 BC - 686 BC

Revival; Sennacherib's siege, angel struck 185,000 Assyrians.

Cities of Judah Exile to Assyria

701 BC

Date the 46 cites of Judah taken by Assyria- 701 BC

Mannaseh

687 BC - 642 BC

Did more evil than Canaanite nations; repented in Babylon.

Amon

642 BC - 640 BC

not humbled; murdered

Josiah

640 BC - 609 BC

Found law, wiped out idolatry, revival.

Battle of Meggido

609 BC

Battle of Megiddo: 609 BC

Jehoiakim

609 BC - 597 BC

Rebelled against Nebuchadnezzar; "Burial of a donkey"

Jehoahaz II

609 BC

3 months, exiled to Egypt.

1st Exile of Judah

606 BC

2nd Exile of Judah

597 BC

Zedekiah

597 BC - 587 BC

Last King, eyes put out; taken to Babylon.

Jehoiachin

597 BC

Taken to Babylon same time as Ezekiel; later released.

Jerusalem fell to Nebuchadnezzar

586 BC

Date Jerusalem fell to Nebuchadnezzar: 586

3rd Exile of Judah

586 BC

Jerusalem was burned and the temple was ransacked.

1st Exile Return

539 BC

Date of the first return of the exiles: 539 BC

Fall of Babylon

539 BC

Date of the Fall of Babylon: 539 BC

Foundation of Temple Laid

536 BC

Date the temple foundation was laid: 536 BC

Temple Finished

516 BC

Date the temple was finished: 516 BC

Ezra Return to Jerusalem

458 BC

Date Ezra came to Jerusalem: 458 BC

Nehemiah Return to Jerusalem

444 BC

Date Nehemiah Came to Jerusalem: 444 BC

Assyrian Empire

Assyria (World Power Nation)

Ashur-dan II

935 BC - 912 BC

Adad-nirari II

912 BC - 891 BC

Tukulti-Ninurta II

891 BC - 884 BC

Ashur-nasir-pal II

884 BC - 859 BC

Shalmaneser III

859 BC - 824 BC

Shamshi-Adad V

824 BC - 811 BC

Semiramis (Shammu-ramat)

811 BC - 808 BC

Adad-nirari III

811 BC - 783 BC

Shalmaneser IV

783 BC - 773 BC

Ashur-Dan III 773–755 BC

773 BC - 755 BC

Ashur-nirari V

755 BC - 745 BC

Tiglathpileser

745 BC - 727 BC

Shalmaneser V

727 BC - 722 BC

Sargon II

722 BC - 705 BC

Sennacherib

705 BC - 681 BC

Esarhaddon

681 BC - 669 BC

Ashurbanipal

669 BC - 633 BC

Ashur-etil-ilani

633 BC - 629 BC

Sinsharshkum

629 BC - 612 BC

Ashur-uballit II

612 BC - 609 BC

Fall of Ninevah

612 BC

Babylon Empire

Babylonia (World Power Nation)

Naboplassar

626 BC - 605 BC

Nebuchadnezzar

605 BC - 562 BC

Evil-merodach

562 BC - 560 BC

Nenglessar

560 BC - 556 BC

Nabonidius

556 BC - 534 BC

Labishi-Murduk

556 BC

Belshazzar

553 BC - 530 BC

Fall of Babylon

539 BC

Media Empire

Medes (World Power Nation)

Cyaxerxes

625 BC - 585 BC

Astyges

585 BC - 550 BC

Persian Empire

Persia (World Power Nation)

Cyrus

559 BC - 530 BC

Cambyses

530 BC - 522 BC

Darius

521 BC - 485 BC

Xerxes

485 BC - 465 BC

Artaxerxes Longimanus

465 BC - 424 BC

Egyptian Empire

Egypt (World Power Nation)

Sheshonq I

945 BC - 924 BC

Osorkon I

924 BC - 890 BC

Siamun

890 BC - 877 BC

Sheshonq II

877 BC - 875 BC

Osorkon II

874 BC - 837 BC

Sheshonq III

837 BC - 785 BC

Pami

785 BC - 774 BC

Sheshonq V

774 BC - 736 BC

Iuput II (at Lentopolis)

756 BC - 725 BC

Pedubastis II (at Tanis)

756 BC - 732 BC

Piyi (Piankhi)

746 BC - 715 BC

Tefnakht

740 BC - 719 BC

Osorkon IV

732 BC - 722 BC

Bocchoris (Bakenrenef)

719 BC - 714 BC

Shabako

715 BC - 700 BC

Shebitku

700 BC - 690 BC

Taharqa

690 BC - 664 BC

Tanotamum

664 BC - 655 BC

Psammetichus I (Psamtik I)

664 BC - 610 BC

Necho (Nekau)

610 BC - 595 BC

Psammetichus II (Psamtik II)

595 BC - 589 BC

Apries (Wahibre)

589 BC - 570 BC

Amasis (Ahmose II)

570 BC - 526 BC

Psammetichus III (Psamtik III)

526 BC - 525 BC

Prophets to the North (Israel)

Prophets of the Northern Kingdom

Elijah

874 BC - 846 BC

Elisha

848 BC

Jonah

785 BC - 750 BC

Amos

762 BC

Hosea

755 BC - 715 BC

Prophets to the South (Judah)

Prophets of the Southern Kingdom

Obadiah

841 BC - 831 BC

Joel

835 BC - 796 BC

Isaiah

740 BC - 680 BC

Micah

735 BC - 700 BC

Nahum

650 BC - 620 BC

Zephaniah

640 BC - 620 BC

Jeremiah

627 BC - 585 BC

Habakkuk

607 BC - 604 BC

Daniel

606 BC - 536 BC

Ezekiel

592 BC - 570 BC

Haggai

520 BC

Zechariah

520 BC - 518 BC

Malachi

450 BC - 430 BC

Syrian Empire

Syria (World Power Nation)

Hezion

940 BC - 915 BC

Tabrimmon

915 BC - 890 BC

Ben-hadad I

890 BC - 860 BC

Ben-hadad II

860 BC - 841 BC

Hazael

841 BC - 806 BC

Ben-hadad III

806 BC - 750 BC

Rezin

750 BC - 732 BC