History of the Kingdom of Israel

The United Kingdom of Israel

Saul's Reign

1051 B.C - 1011 B.C.

David's Reign

1011 B.C - 971 B.C.

The rebellion of Absalom and exile of David

976 B.C.

Solomon's Reign

971 B.C. - 931 B.C.

The Temple is Constructed by Solomon

Approx. 967 B.C. - Approx. 960 B.C.

The Kingdom of Israel Splits

931 B.C.

The Divided Monarchy: Israel

Jeroboam I

931 B.C. - 910 B.C.

Nadab

910 B.C. - 909 B.C.

Baasha

909 B.C. - 886 B.C.

Elah

886 B.C. - 885 B.C.

Zimri

885 B.C.

Omri

Approx. 885 B.C. - 874 B.C.

Ahab

874 B.C. - 853 B.C.

Ahaziah

853 B.C. - 852 B.C.

Joram

852 B.C. - 841 B.C.

Jehu

841 B.C. - 814 B.C.

Jehoahaz

814 B.C. - 798 B.C.

Jehoash

798 B.C. - 782 B.C.

Jeroboam II

793 B.C. - 753 B.C.

Zechariah

753 B.C.

Menahem

752 B.C. - 742 B.C.

Shallum

752 B.C.

Pekah

752 B.C. - 732 B.C.

Pekahiah

742 B.C. - 740 B.C.

Hoshea

732 B.C. - 722 B.C.

Assyria takes Northern Kingdom of Israel into Exile

722 BC

The Divided Monarchy: Judah

Rehoboam

931 B.C. - 913 B.C.

Abijah

913 B.C. - 911 B.C.

Asa

911 B.C. - 870 B.C.

Jehoshaphat

873 B.C. - 848 B.C.

Jehoram

848 B.C. - 841 B.C.

Ahaziah

841 B.C.

Athaliah

841 B.C. - 835 B.C.

Joash

835 B.C. - 796 B.C.

Amaziah

796 B.C. - 767 B.C.

Uzziah

792 B.C. - 740 B.C.

Jotham

750 B.C. - 731 B.C.

Ahaz

735 B.C. - 715 B.C.

Hezekiah

729 B.C. - 686 B.C.

Sennacherib's invasion of the Southern Kingdom

701 B.C.

Manasseh

696 B.C. - 642 B.C.

Amon

642 B.C. - 640 B.C.

Josiah

640 B.C. - 609 B.C.

Jehoiakim

609 B.C. - 598 B.C.

Jehoahaz

609 B.C.

The 1st Exile of the Southern Kingdom

605 B.C.

Jehiachin

598 B.C. - 597 B.C.

The 2nd Exile of the Southern Kingdom

597 B.C.

Zedekiah

597 B.C. - 586 B.C.

The 3rd Exile of the Southern Kingdom

586 B.C.

The Prophets

Life of Samuel

1105 B.C. - 1015 B.C.

Ministry of the Prophet Elijah

Approx. 865 B.C. - Approx. 847 B.C.

Ministry of the Prophet Elisha

Approx. 847 B.C. - Approx. 798 B.C.

Jonah

Approx. 786 B.C. - Approx. 747 B.C.

Amos

Approx. 760 B.C. - Approx. 750 B.C.

Hosea

Approx. 750 B.C. - Approx. 710 B.C.

The Prophet Isaiah

Approx. 742 B.C. - Approx. 701 B.C.

Micah

Approx. 735 B.C. - Approx. 700 B.C.

Nahum

Approx. 650 B.C. - Approx. 612 B.C.

Zephaniah

Approx. 640 B.C. - Approx. 620 B.C.

Jeremiah

Approx. 627 B.C. - Approx. 575 B.C.

Habakkuk

Approx. 620 B.C. - Approx. 600 B.C.

Haggai

Approx. 520 B.C.

Zechariah

Approx. 520 B.C. - Approx. 515 B.C.

Events During Exile

Nebuchadnezzar King of Babylon

605 B.C. - 562 B.C.

Cyrus King of Persia Reign

559 B.C. - 530 B.C.

King Cyrus's Decree

Approx. 538 B.C.

The 1st Return led by Zerubbabel

537 B.C.

Construction of the 2nd Temple

536 B.C. - 515 B.C.

Rebuilding of the Temple led by Zerubbabel

536 B.C. - 515 B.C.

Xerxes King of Persia Reign

486 B.C. - 465 B.C.

Esther Becomes Queen

479 B.C.

The 2nd Return led by Ezra

457 B.C.

The 3rd return led by Nehemiah

444 B.C.