The Old Testament

Events

The Word

4000 BC

John 1

The Creation

4000 BC

Genesis 1

The Fall of Man

3900 BC

Genesis 3

The Great Flood

2500 BC

Genesis 7

Job's Suffering and Faith

2100 BC

Job 1 - 42

Abram Promised Many Descendants

2085 BC

Genesis 13:14

The Offering of Isaac

2054 BC

Genesis 22

Birth of Jacob and Esau

2006 BC

Genesis 25

Jacob Named Israel

1906 BC

Genesis 35:10

Jacob's Blessing and Death

1859 BC

Genesis 49

Israelites Multiply in Egypt

1700 BC

Exodus 1:6

The Birth and Adoption of Moses

1525 BC

Exodus 2

Moses Receives the Commandments

1446 BC

Exodus 20

The Ten Plagues on Egypt

1446 BC

Exodus 7 - 12

The People Complain

1445 BC

Numbers 11, 12

Aaron's Staff Buds

1426 BC

Numbers 17

Joshua Chosen to Succeed Moses

1407 BC

Numbers 27:18

Micah's Idolatry

1375 BC

Judges 17

Birth of Samuel

1100 BC

1 Samuel 1

Philistines Take the Ark

1070 BC

1 Samuel 4, 5

Saul Becomes King

1043 BC

1 Samuel 8 - 10

David Kills Goliath

1024 BC

1 Samuel 17

David Spares Saul's Life

1011 BC

1 Samuel 24

Saul and His Sons Killed

1010 BC

1 Samuel 31

David Plans a Temple

1000 BC

2 Samuel 7

Solomon is Born

990 BC

2 Samuel 12:24

David Forces a Census

979 BC

1 Chronicles 21

Solomon's Wisdom

967 BC

1 Kings 4

The Kingdom is Divided

931 BC

1 Kings 12, 13

Solomon's Death

931 BC

1 Kings 11:40

Isaiah Complains of Zion's Corruption

739 BC

Isaiah 1 - 5

Isaiah Prophesies Judgments Upon Israel

730 BC

Isaiah 9:8

Idolatry is Destroyed

715 BC

2 Chronicles 31

The Call of Jeremiah

627 BC

Jeremiah 1

Ezekiel's Calling and Instruction

593 BC

Ezekiel 2

Psalms of Desolation (Jer. 52)

586 BC

Psalms 74, 79

Daniel Survives the Lions' Den

539 BC

Daniel 6

Temple Work Begins

537 BC

Ezra 2

Ezra Journeys to Jerusalem

458 BC

Ezra 7

Builders of the Walls Named

444 BC

Nehemiah 3

Israelites Seal the Covenant

444 BC

Nehemiah 10

Israelites Fast and Repent

444 BC

Nehemiah 9

Nehemiah Restores Laws

432 BC

Nehemiah 13