The Bible

Events

First stories

1000 B.C

The first stories about the hebrew people were written down

Temple

960 B.C

King Solomon builds firts temple

First paper

500 B.C

People were writing on papyrus

Holy Books Translated

200 B.C

The Holy Books were translated into Greek at Alexandria in Egypt

Mark

70 A.D

The Gospel of Mark was written by a Gentile Christian

Luke

80 A.D

The Gospel of Luke was written by a Gentile Christian

Matthew

85 A.D

The Gospel of Matthew was written. Used Gospel of Mark, Quelle (Q), Oral tradition, and The Old Testament

John

90 A.D

The Gospel of John was written by a member of a Christian community

Fall of Jerusalem

100 A.D

The Fall of Jerusalem, Jamnion canon

Bible Translation

400 A.D

St. Jerome translates Bible from Hebrew to Latin

Prtestant churches, own canon

1700

Protestant churches form their own canon

Dead Sea Scrolls

1948

Dead Sea Scrolls Found