Old Testament TL

Events

Creation

Approx. 4000 bc - 4000 BC

Genesis 1
God Created everything. Adam and Eve get to chill in Eden.

The Fall

Approx. 3999 bc

Genesis 3
Adam and Eve eat the fruit from the Tree of the Knowledge of Good and Evil. God has to remove them from the Garden of Eden.

The Flood

Approx. 3000 bc - 3000 BC

Genesis 6 - 9
God wipes out the evil generations from the world, sparring only the righteous man Noah and his family. The promise of the rainbow gets installed into the world.

Tower of Babel

Approx. 2400 bc

Genesis 11
God scattered the Nations. Dividing the languages and forcing the known world to split.

Calling of Abraham

2100 bc

Genesis 12
God makes a covenant with Abraham to give him many descendants, and the promise land of Canaan.

Migration to Egypt

1876 bc

Genesis 46
Jacob joins Joseph in Egypt.

Moses' birth

1526 bc

Exodus 2

Exodus from Egypt

1446 bc

Exodus 14
Moses split's the Red Sea and all the Israelites escape from Egypt. God delivers His people.

Sinai Covenant

1445 bc

Exodus 19
God gives Moses the Ten Commandments, and makes covenant with His people.

Isreal's Wanders in the Wilderness

1445 bc - 1406 bc

Numbers 14
Isreal wanders after disobeying the LORD's covenant

Conquest of Canaan

1406 bc - 1399 bc

Joshua
The Israelites finally move into the promise land and conquer the land of Canaan.

Judges

1375 bc - 1050 bc

Judges
God gave the people of Isreal Judges to rescue them from hardships and persecutions.

King Saul

1051 BC - 1010 BC

Bad King

David Anointed as King

Approx. 1024 bc

1 Samuel 16
Samuel anoints David as King of Israel; Saul is sill technically king when this happens.

King David

1010 BC - 970 BC

Good King

Davidic Covenant

980 bc

2 Samuel 7
God promises David that he will always have a descendant on the throne.

King Solomon

970 BC - 931 BC

Good and Bad King

Building of the Temple

966 bc - 959 bc

1 Kings 6
Solomon builds the Temple of the LORD.

SK

931 bc - 586 bc

Southern Kingdom of Judah

NK

931 bc - 722 bc

Northern Kingdom of Israel

Rehoboam SK

931 BC - 913 BC

Bad king

Jeroboam NK

0931 bc - 0910 bc

Bad King

Kingdom Split

930 bc

1 Kings 12
Solomons son Rehoboam sucks and so the kingdoms split between Northern and Southern Israel, with Jeroboam as the first king of the Northern kingdom.

Abijam SK

913 BC - 911 BC

Bad King

Asa SK

911 bc - 870 bc

Good King

Nedab NK

910 bc - 909 bc

Bad King

Baasha NK

909 BC - 886 BC

Bad King

Elah NK

886 BC - 885 BC

Bad King

Omri NK

885 BC - 874 BC

Bad King

Zimri NK

885 BC

Bad King

Elijah

875 BC - 848 BC

1 Kings 17 - 2 kings 1
Prophet to Israel

Ahab NK

874 BC - 853 BC

Bad King

Jehoshaphat SK

870 BC - 848 BC

Good King

Joel

853 bc - 796 bc

Prophet to Judah (pre-exilic)

Ahaziah NK

853 BC - 852 BC

Bad King

Joram NK

852 BC - 841 BC

Bad King

Jehoram SK

848 BC - 841 BC

Bad King

Elisha

848 BC - 797 BC

2 Kings 2 - 13
Prophet to Israel

Ahaziah (Jehohaz) SK

841 bc

Bad King

Jehu NK

841 BC - 814 BC

Bad King

Joash SK

835 BC - 796 BC

Good and Bad King

Jehoahaz NK

814 BC - 798 BC

Bad King

Jehoash NK

798 BC - 782 BC

Bad King

Amaziah SK

796 BC - 767 BC

Good and Bad King

Jonah

793 bc - 753 bc

2 Kings 14:25
Prophet to Israel and Nineveh

Jeroboam II NK

793 BC - 753 BC

Bad King

Uzziah SK

792 BC - 740 BC

Good and Bad King

Hosea

770 bc - 727 bc

Prophet to Israel

Amos

770 bc - 760 bc

Prophet to Israel

Zechariah NK

753 BC - 752 BC

Bad King

Shallum NK

752 BC

Bad King

Menahem NK

752 BC - 742 BC

Bad King

Pekahiah NK

742 BC - 740 BC

Bad King

Isaiah

740 bc - 686 bc

Prophet to Judah (pre-exilic)

Jotham SK

740 BC - 731 BC

Good and Bad King

Pekah NK

740 BC - 732 BC

Bad King

Micah

735 BC - 700 BC

Prophet to Judah (pre-exilic)

Hoshea NK

732 BC - 722 BC

Bad King
Last King of the Northern Kingdom of Israel.

Ahaz SK

731 BC - 715 BC

Bad King

Fall of Samaria (Northern Kingdom)

722 bc

2 Kings 17
Assyria exiles Israel under King Hosea, to the land of Assyria.

Hezekiah SK

715 BC - 686 BC

Good King

Sennacherib's Siege of Jerusalem

701 bc

2 Kings 19
King Sennacherib of Assyria is defeated by King Hezekiah of Judah, due to his faith in the LORD and Gods protection over His people in Jerusalem.

Manasseh SK

686 BC - 642 BC

Bad King

Amon SK

642 BC - 640 BC

Bad King

Josiah SK

640 BC - 609 BC

Good King

Zephaniah

640 bc - 609 bc

Prophet to Judah (pre-exilic)

Nahum

630 bc

Prophet to Nineveh

Jeremiah

627 bc - 580 bc

Prophet to Judah (pre-exilic)

Habakkuk

609 bc - 598 bc

Prophet to Judah (pre-exilic)

Jehoahaz SK

609 BC

Bad King

Jehoiakim SK

609 BC - 598 BC

Bad King

70yr Exile

605 bc - 538 bc

Jeremiah 25:11-12

Daniel

605 BC - 536 BC

Prophet to Judah (Exilic)

First Deportation

605 bc

2 Kings
Daniel is taken to Babylon

Jehoiachin SK

598 bc - 597 bc

Bad King

Second Deportation

597 bc

2 Kings 24
Judah's elite were taken, including Jehoiachin and Ezekiel.

Zedakiah SK

597 bc - 586 bc

Bad King

Ezekiel

597 bc - 571 bc

Prophet to Judah (Exilic)

Fall of Jerusalem (Southern Kingdom)

586 bc

2 Kings 25
The remainder of Judah was taken away to Babylon under Kind Neb. The Temple was also burnt down.

Fall of Babylon

539 bc

Fell to Persia under King Cyrus.

Cyrus' Decrees, First Israelites return

538 bc

Ezra 1

Temple Foundation Laid

536 bc

Ezra 3

Zachariah

520 bc - 516 bc

Prophet to Judah (Post exilic)

Haggai

520 BC - 516 BC

Prophet to Judah (Post exilic)

Temple Finished

516 bc

Ezra 6:13-15

heathers birthday

481 bc

PARTY

Malachi

460 bc - 430 bc

Prophet to Judah (Post exilic)

Ezra's return

458 bc

Ezra 7

Nehemiah Completes Jerusalem's wall

444 bc

Nehemiah 6:15

Fall of Persia

331 bc

The Greeks conquer Israel

Maccabean Revolt

167 BC - 142 BC

Antiochus IV Desecrates the Temple

164 bc

Septuagint (LXX)

132 BC

Romans Conquer Jerusalem

63 bc

Herodian Dynasty Begins

47 bc