Church History Timeline


The Resurection of Jesus

33 AD

When Jesus rose from the dead.

The Ascension

33 AD

When Jesus ascended into heaven.

Paul's Conversion

Approx. 35 AD

The conversion of Paul the Apostle, was, according to the New Testament, an event in the life of Paul the Apostle that led him to cease persecuting early Christians and to become a follower of Jesus. It is normally dated to AD 33–36.

The Council of Jerusalem

Approx. 50 AD

The Council of Jerusalem was occasioned by the insistance of certain Judaic Christans from Jerusalem. A delegation that was led by the apostle Paul and his companion Barnabas was appointed to confer with elders that were part of the Jerusalem church.

The Gospel of Mark

Approx. 65 AD - 70 AD

This Gospel is anonymous. Early Christian tradition ascribes it to John Mark, a companion and interpreter of the apostle Peter. This Gospel is the second book of the New Testament.

Paul Martyred in Rome

Approx. 65 AD

The new testament does not say when or how Paul died, but the date of Paul's death is believed to have occurred after the Great Fire of Rome.

Peter Martyred in Rome

Approx. 67 AD

According to the Christian tradition, Peter was crucified in Rome under emperor Nero Agustus Caesar. It was traditionally held that he was crucified upside down at his own request because he saw himself unworthy to be crucified in the same way that Jesus was.

The Gospel of Luke

Approx. 80 AD - 85 AD

The Gospel of Luke is the third of the four canonical Gospels. It tells us the orgins, birth, ministry, atonement, death, resurrection, and accention of Jesus.

The Gospel of Matthew

Approx. 80 AD

The Gospel according to Matthew is the first book of the New Testament. This gospel tells how Jesus finally sends the disciples to preach the gospel to the whole world.

The Gospel of John

Approx. 90 AD

The Gospel of John is one of the four canonical gospels in the New Testament. It traditionally appears fourth, after the Synoptic Gospels of Matthew, Mark, and Luke.

Edict of Milan

313 AD

The Edict of Milan was a letter that was signed by roman emperors Constantine, and Licinius. The letter proclaimed religious toleration in the Roman Empire.

Council of Nicaea


The Council of Nicaea was the first ecumenical council of the Christian church. The Council of Nicaea was called by the emperor named Constantine.

Council of Constantinople

381 AD

The Council of Constantinople was the second ecumenical council of the Christian church. It was summoned by the emperor Theodosius and meeting in constantinople.

Council of Ephesus

431 AD

The Council of Ephesus was a council of christian bishops that convened in Ephesus.

Council of Chalcedon

451 AD

The Council of Chalcedon was the fourth ecumenical council of the christian church that is held in Chalcedon. It was attended by about 520 bishops or the bishop's representatives and it was the largest and best documented of some early councils.

Saint Brigid of Kildare symbols

451 - 525

Lily Flower

Saint Brigid of Kildare Birth

451 - 525

Saint Brigid was born in 451 in Irland.

Saint Brigid of Kildare Death

451 - 525

Saint Brigid died in 525.

Saint Brigid of Kildare canonization

451 - 525

Pre Congregational

Saint Brigid of Kildare patronages

451 - 525

Babies, Dairy Maids, Irland etc.

Saint Brigid of Kidare beatification

453 - 524

Not Found

Eastern and Western Schism

1054 AD

The eastern and western schism was the break of communion between the eastern orthodox and roman catholic churches. It was also called the great schism.

Saint Catherine Of Siena Death

March 25, 1347 - April 29, 1380

Saint Catherine Died April 29, 1380 in Rome Italy.

Saint Catherine Of Siena canonization

March 25, 1347 - April 29, 1380

Saint Catherine was canonized June 29, 1461

Saint Catherine Of Siena Birth

March 25, 1347 - April 29, 1380

Saint Catherine was born March 25, 1347 in Siena Italy.

Saint Gianna Beretta Molla Birth

October 4, 1922 AD

This is the time that Saint Gianna Beretta Molla was born.

Saint Gianna Beretta Molla Death

October 4, 1922 - April 28, 1964

Saint Gianna Beretta Molla died on this date.

Saint Gianna Beretta Molla Beatification

April 28, 1994 AD

On April 28, 1994 Saint Gianna Beretta Molla was beatified by Pope John Paul ll.

Saint Gianna Beretta Molla Canonization

May 16, 2004

Saint Gianna was canonized on this day, May 16, 2004.

Saint Gianna Beretta Molla Patronages

April 28

Saint Gianna has many patronages. She is the patron on unborn children, mothers,and physicians.

Saint Gianna Beretta Molla Symbols

April 28

A symbol that goes with Saint Gianna and all of the saints is a Lily Flower.