New Testament Timeline

Events

Jesus' Birth

6 BC

Joseph, Mary and Jesus flee to Egypt

4 BC

Jesus' family settles in Nazareth

3 BC

Jesus is baptized

27 AD

Jesus calls the first disciples

27 AD

John the Baptist appears in the wilderness

27 AD

The public ministry of Jesus Christ

Approx. 27 AD - 30 AD

Jesus calls Matthew

27 AD

Jesus feeds 5000

28 AD

John the Baptist beheaded

28 AD

Jesus sends out the apostles

28 AD

Jesus chooses the 12

28 AD

Jesus preaches the Sermon on the Mount

28 AD

Jesus sends out the 72 messengers

29 AD

The transfiguration of Jesus

29 AD

Jesus walks on water

29 AD

Jesus raises Lazarus from the dead

30 AD

Jesus is arrested and crucified

30 AD

Jesus' final return to Jerusalem

30 AD

Jesus raises from the dead, appears to his disciples for 40 days

30 AD

Jesus ascends into Heaven

30 AD

Pentecost

30 AD

Paul's ministry, leading to his eventual death in Rome

33 AD - Approx. 67 AD

Paul's conversion

33 AD

Missions of Paul and his associates

40 AD - 66 AD

Believers first called Christians in Antioch

40 AD

Martyrdom of James (John's brother)

44 AD

Jews expelled from Rome

49 AD

Jerusalem Council

49 AD

Paul imprisoned in Caesarea

57 AD - 59 AD

Martyrdom of James, Jesus' brother

62 AD

Persecution under Nero; Peter and Paul martyred in Rome

64 AD - 67 AD

Christians flee to Pella

67 AD

Destruction Jerusalem Temple

70 AD

The Apostle John Dies

100 AD

Characters

Herod the Great

37 BC - 4 BC

Herod Antipas

4 BC - 39 AD

Paul of Tarsus

5 AD - 67 AD

Jesus

6 AD - 30 AD

Pontius Pilate

26 AD - 36 AD

John the Baptist

27 AD - 28 AD

Apostle John

28 AD - 100 AD

Judas Iscariot

28 AD - 30 AD

Simon Peter

Approx. 28 AD - 67 AD

Herod Agrippa I

37 AD - 44 AD

Herod Agrippa II

44 AD - 100 AD

Books

Matthew

Approx. 40 AD - Approx. 65 AD

James

40 AD

Mark

Approx. 44 AD - Approx. 65 AD

Galatians

49 AD

1 & 2 Thessalonians

50 AD

Luke

Approx. 55 AD - Approx. 65 AD

1 & 2 Corinthians

55 AD - 56 AD

Romans

57 AD

Acts

Approx. 60 AD - Approx. 65 AD

Colossians

Approx. 61 ad

Philippians

Approx. 61 AD

Ephesians

Approx. 61 AD

Philemon

Approx. 61 Ad

1 Timothy

Approx. 63 AD

1 Peter

64 AD

Titus

Approx. 66 AD

2 Timothy

Approx. 67 AD

2 Peter

67 AD

Jude

Approx. 68 AD

Hebrews

Approx. 68 AD

1 John

90 AD

John

90 AD

2 John

92 A.D.

3 John

94 AD

Revelation

Approx. 95 AD

Secular Figures and Events

Augustus

30 BC - 14 AD

Tiberius

14 Ad - 37 AD

Caligula

37 AD - 41 AD

Claudius

41 AD - 54 AD

Nero

54 AD - 68 AD

Claudius murdered, Nero becomes emperor

54 AD

Catastrophic fire in Rome

64 AD

Galba

68 AD

Vitellius

69 AD

Ortho

69 AD

Vespasian

69 AD - 79 AD

Titus

79 AD - 81 AD

Mount Vesuvius Explodes

79 AD

Domitian

81 AD - 96 AD