Timeline of the Former Prophets

Events

Time line of the Former Prophets

1500 BC - 400 BC

Exodus From Egypt; 1rst Generation

1446 BC

Torah Given at Sinai 1rst Generation

1446 BC

Reject Land at Kadesh Barnea; 1rst Generation

1445 BC

Wilderness 40 Year Journey

1445 BC - 1406 BC

Crossing the Jordan; 2nd Generation

1406 BC

Destruction of Jericho

1406 BC

Treaty With Gibeon

1406 BC

Joshua

1405 BC - 1390 BC

Caleb

1405 BC - 1390 BC

Initial Conquest

1405 BC - 1375 BC

Downward moral Spiral; Time of Judges

1375 BC - 1076 BC

Ehud

1309 BC - 1229 BC

Gideon

1162 BC - 1122 BC

Eli

1116 BC - 1076 BC

Samuel

1076 BC - 1051 BC

Samson

1076 BC - 1056 BC

Ark Captured by Philistines

1076 BC

ADDITIONAL INFO: GOLIATH. "infoplease.com"

1060 BC - 1030 BC

King Saul

1051 BC - 1011 BC

First King Over Israel

1051 BC

ADDITIONAL INFO. DAVID KILLS GOLIATH "infoplease.com"

1030 BC

King David

1011 BC - 971 BC

Nathan

1000 BC - 971 BC

Davidic Covenant

1000 B.C.

ADDITIONAL INFO: AMNON RAPES TAMAR "jesuswalk.com"

995 BC

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: DEATH OF ABSALOM "standarbearer.net"

990 BC

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: ABSALOM'S REBELLION "standardbearers.net"

990 BC

King Solomon

970 BC - 930 BC

Temple Constructed

966 BC - 959 BC

Solomon's Sin Splits Kingdom in Two

931 BC

Jeroboam

930 BC - 909 BC

Jeroboam Makes 2 Altars

930 BC

Reheboam

930 BC - 913 BC

Ahab

874 BC - 853 BC

Ahab Officially Brings in Baal

870 BC

Elijah

865 BC - 847 BC

Elisha

847 BC - 835 BC

Jeroboam 2

793 BC - 753 BC

Assyria Controls Israel/Judah

746 BC - 608 BC

Assyria Invades and Exiles Israel

746 BC - 722 BC

Isaiah

742 BC - 701 BC

Ahaz

735 BC - 713 BC

Judah Pays Taxes to Assyria Under Ahaz

732 BC

Hoshea

732 BC - 722 BC

Hezekiah

715 BC - 686 BC

Revival in Judah Under Hezekiah

710 BC

Assyria Fails to Conquer Jerusalem

701 BC

Josiah

639 BC - 609 BC

Josiah's Revival and Covenant

628 BC

Babylon Controls Judah

608 BC - 559 BC

Nebuchadnezzar Exiles Daniel

604 BC

Nebuchadnezzar

604 BC - 562 BC

Nebuchadnezzar Exiles 10,000

597 BC

Nebuchadnezzar Destroys Jerusalem

586 BC

Persians Conquer Babylonian Empire

559 BC - 331 BC

Joshua HP

520 BC - 516 BC

Temple Reconstructed

516 BC

Judeans Return Under Ezra; Teaches Torah

515 BC

Ezra

458 BC - 432 BC

Nehemiah

445 BC - 432 BC

Nehemiah Rebuilds Jerusalem's Walls

445 BC