Bible Overview

Significant Events

Creation

4000 BC

The Fall

4000 BC

Abrahamic Covenant

2081 BC

The Sinai Covenant

1466 BC

The Exodus from Egypt

1466 BC

Israel's Wanderings

1466 BC - 1406 BC

Conquest of Canaan

1406 BC - 1375 BC

The Deuteronomic Covenant

1406 BC

Death of Moses

1406 BC

Period of the Judges

1375 BC - 1075 BC

Reign of King Saul

1043 B.C. - 1010 B.C.

Reign of King David

1010 BC - 970 BC

Davidic Covenant

1000 BC

Split of the Kingdom

931 BC

Assyrian Siege of Jerusalem

732 BC

Fall of Samaria (Israel)

722 BC

First Deportation

605 BC

Second Deportation

597 BC

Babylonian Seige

586 BC

Temple Destruction

586 BC

Third Deportation

586 BC

Fall of Jerusalem

586 BC

First Return

538 BC

Temple Rebuilding

538 BC

Second Return

458 BC

Third Return

445 BC

Septuagint

280 BC

Birth of Jesus

4 BC

Death of Jesus

30 AD

Saul's Conversion

34 AD

Peter's Vision

37 AD

Paul's First Missionary Journey

48 AD - 49 AD

Paul's Second Missionary Journey

51 AD - 52 AD

Paul's Third Missionary Journey

56 AD - 57 AD

Death of Peter

64 AD

Fall of Jerusalem

70 AD

Significant Characters

Adam and Eve

4000 BC - 3070 BC

Abraham

2210 BC - 2035 BC

Jacob

2006 BC - 1859 BC

Isaac

2006 BC - 1886 BC

Moses

1525 BC - 1406 BC

Joshua

1485 BC - 1375 BC

Saul

1073 BC - 1010 BC

David

1041 BC - 971 BC

Isaiah

740 BC - 680 BC

Jeremiah

626 BC - 586 BC

Daniel

605 BC - 536 BC

Ezekiel

592 BC - 570 BC

Jesus

4 BC - 30 AD

Disciples

27 AD - 30 AD

John

27 AD - 98 AD

Paul

34 AD - 68 AD

Foreign Powers

Caaanites

2500 BC - 1405 BC

Egyptians

1875 BC - 332 BC

Assyria

883 BC - 627 BC

Romans

753 BC - 336 AD

Babylon

626 BC - 539 BC

Persians

559 BC - 331 BC