Bible Timeline

Significant Events

The Fall

4000 BC

Creation

Approx. 4000 BC

The Tower of Babel

2500 BC

The Flood

2500 BC

The Calling of Abraham

2091 BC

Abrahamic Covenant

2081 BC

The Sacrifice of Isaac

2054 BC

Jacob's Ladder

1928 BC

Migration to Egypt

1875 BC

Sinai Covenant

1446 BC

Exodus from Egypt

1446 BC

Israel's Wanderings

1446 BC - 1406 BC

Construction of the Tabernacle

1445 BC

Deuteronomic Covenant

1406 BC

The Death of Moses

1406 BC

Conquest of Canaan

1406 BC - 1399 BC

Period of the Judges

1375 BC - 1075 BC

Ruth Marries Boaz

1140 BC

Reign of King Saul

1043 BC - 1010 BC

Birth of David

1041 BC

Anointing of David

1024 BC

Reign of King David

1010 BC - 970 BC

Davidic Covenant

1000 BC

Significant Characters

Adam and Eve

4000 BC - 3070 BC

Noah

2944 BC - 1994 BC

Abraham

2210 BC - 2035 BC

Job

Approx. 2100 BC - 1960 BC

Isaac

2066 BC - 1886 BC

Jacob

2006 BC - 1859 BC

Moses

1525 BC - 1406 BC

Joshua

1485 BC - 1375 BC

Caleb

1485 BC - 1375 BC

Samuel

1100 BC - 1011 BC

Saul

1073 BC - 1010 BC

David

1041 BC - 971 BC

Foreign Powers

Canaanites

2500 BC - 1405 BC

Hittites

2500 BC - 1405 BC

Philistines

2500 BC - 971 BC

Egyptians

1875 BC - 1445 BC

Amalekites

1446 BC - 1010 BC