Logan's Biblical Timeline

Books

Genesis

4000 BC - 1806 BC

Many dates are approximated

Written by Moses around 1513 BC in the wilderness.

Exodus

1800 BC - 1445 BC

Written by Moses around 1512 in the wilderness

Leviticus

1445 bc

Written by Moses around 1405 BC in the Wilderness

Comprised of Laws for the Israelites

Numbers

1445 bc - 1407 bc

Written by Moses around 1405 BC in the Plains of Moab

Deuteronomy

1407 bc - 1406 bc

Written by Moses around 1406 BC in the Plains of Moab

Joshua

1406 bc - 1375 bc

Written by Joshua between 1400 and 1370 in Canaan.

Judges

1375 bc - 1075 bc

Written by Samuel between 1045 and 1000 BC in Israel.

Ruth

1140 bc

Written by Samuel between 1011 and 931 BC in Israel.

1st and 2nd Samuel

1070 bc - 980 bc

Written by Samuel, Nathan, and Gad around 900 BC in Israel.

Psalms

1011 bc - 586 bc

Collection of authors (mainly David) written around 1000 BC.

1st and 2nd Kings

970 bc - 586 bc

Written by Deuteronomist source between 640 to 609 BC in Judah/Egypt.

Proverbs

950 bc

Written by Solomon between 950 and 700 BC in Jerusalem.

Amos

766 bc

Written between 760 and 753 BC by Amos in Judah.

Hosea

753 bc

Written by Hosea around 750 BC in Samaria

Isaiah

739 bc - 701 bc

Written by Isaiah between 740 and 680 BC in Judah.

Jeremiah

627 bc - 586 bc

Written by Jeremiah between 627 and 585 BC in Judah/Egypt.

Ezra

537 bc - 456 bc

Written by Ezra between 538-520 BC in Jerusalem.

John

6 bc - 30 ad

Written by John the Baptist around 90 AD in Ephesus.

Luke

6 bc - 30 ad

Written by Luke around 60 AD in Caesarea.

Mark

5 bc - 30 ad

Written by Mark around 60 AD in Rome.

Matthew

5 bc - 30 ad

Written by Matthew around 60 AD in Palestine.

Acts

30 ad - 62 ad

Written by Luke around 61 AD in Caesarea.

James

45 ad

Written by James in the late 40's.

Galatians

54 ad

A letter written by Paul to the Galatians around 54 AD.

Philemon

62 ad

A letter written by Paul addressed to Philemon around 60 AD.

Ephesians

62 ad

Paul writes a letter to the Ephesians around 62 AD.

1, 2, 3 John

90 ad - 94 ad

A series of letters written by John in the early 90's.

Revelation

95 ad

John experiences a vision of the apocalypse and records it around 95 AD.

Events in the Bible

The Creation

4000 BC

The Great Flood

3000 BC

Cain kills Abel

3000 BC

The Tower of Babel

2100 BC

The Covenant of Circumcision

2067 BC

Death of Abraham

1991 BC

Birth of Moses

1525 BC

The Golden Calf

1446 bc

Ten Plagues

1446 BC

The First Census

1445 bc

The Second Census

1407 bc

Aaron's Death

1407 bc

Conquer of Jericho

1406 bc

Israelites cross the Jordan

1406 bc

The Death of Moses

1406 BC

The Sun Stands Still

1405 bc

Joshua's Farewell Address

1375 bc

Defeat of Israel

1374 bc

Samson Burns the Crops

1075 bc

Saul becomes King

1043 bc

Saul Defeats Ammonites

1042 bc

Saul's Disobedience

1028 bc

Samuel anoints David

1024 bc

David Kills Goliath

1024 bc

The Ark is brought to Jerusalem

1000 bc

Solomon gains Wisdom

967 bc

Division of the Kingdom

931 bc

Solomon's Death

931 bc

Elijah taken up to heaven

851 bc

Worshipers of Baal Killed

841 bc

Isaiah's Prophecy of Immanuel

735 bc

Israel Led into Captivity

722 bc

Jeremiah Prophesies against Philistia and Egypt

609 bc

Seige of Jerusalem Begins

588 bc

The Exiles Return

537 bc

Ezra Journeys to Jerusalem

458 bc

Birth of John the Baptist

6 BC

Birth of Jesus

5 bc

Baptism of Jesus

26 ad

Jesus calls his disciples

27 ad

Jesus sends out his Apostles

29 ad

Jesus' Betrayal, Trial, Crucifixion, Resurrection

30 ad

James writes his first letter

45 ad

Paul in Corinth

51 ad

Paul Sails for Rome

62 ad

John writes his first letter

90 ad

John's Revelation on Patmos

95 ad

Events in the World

Work begins on Stonehenge

3100 bc

Egypt: Nile valley civilization; Hieroglyphic writing

3000 bc

Bronze Age

2200 bc

Horses used for transport

2000 bc

Mesopotamia: Epic of Gilgamesh written

1800 bc

China: Shang dynasty

1250 bc

Greece: 1190 Trojan War

1120 bc

Greece: First Olympics

776 bc

Pythagoras starts his school

532 bc

Britain uses the wheel

500 bc

The Parthenon in Athens is completed

433 bc

Socrates is put on trial

399 bc

Plato starts The Academy in Athens

386 bc

Discovery of tides being caused by the moon

150 bc

Julius Caesar assassinated

44 bc

Caesar Augustus made Roman Emperor

27 bc