RELG 1671 Sacred Space and Holy Land

Key Dates

Main

Early Bronze Age (3300-2000 bc)

3300 bc - 2000 bc

Middle Bronze Age (2000-1500 bc)

2000 bc - 1500 bc

Patriarchal Period (1750-1500 bc)

1750 bc - 1500 bc

Moses (1350-1300 bc)

1350 bc - 1300 bc

Israelite Conquest (1250 bc)

1250 bc

Period of Judges (1200-1020 bc)

1200 bc - 1020 bc

United Kingdom (1000-930 bc)

1000 bc - 930 bc

Temple Mount established in Jerusalem (1000 bc)

1000 bc

Hebrew Monarch (1000-586 bc)

1000 bc - 586 bc

1st Temple built under Solomon (967-931 bc)

967 bc - 931 bc

Divided Kingdom (930-722 bc)

930 bc - 722 bc

Judean kingdom (722 - 586 bc)

722 bc - 586 bc

Babylonian siege begins (597 bc)

597 bc

1st Temple Destroyed (586 bc)

586 bc

Babylonian Period (exile) (586-538 bc)

586 bc - 538 bc

Persian Period (538-333 bc)

538 bc - 333 bc

Construction of 2nd Temple (516 bc)

516 bc

Hellenistic Period (333-168 bc)

333 bc - 168 bc

Ptolemaic Period (320-198 bc)

320 bc - 198 bc

Seleucid Period (198-168 bc)

198 bc - 168 bc

Maccabean Period (168-63 bc)

168 bc - 63 bc

sacrifices begin at temple (165 bc)

165 bc

Roman Period (63 bc - 330)

63 bc - 330

2nd Temple Rebuilt as "Herod's Temple" (50-30 bc)

50 bc - 30 bc

Jewish revolts start (66)

66 ce

2nd Temple destroyed by Romans (70)

70 ce

under general Titus, emperor Vespasian

Last revolt as Masada (132-135)

132 ce - 135 ce

Aelia Capitolina (135)

135 ce

Emperor Hadrian

Edict of Milan (313)

313 ce

religious freedom to christians

The Nicene Creed (325)

325 ce

Byzantine Period (330-638)

330 ce - 638 ce

Mohammed's revelations (610-632)

610 ce - 632 ce

Mohammed dies (632)

632 ce

Capture of Jerusalem by Calph Umar (637-638)

637 ce - 638 ce

Muslim Jerusalem (638-1098)

638 ce - 1098 ce

Arab Caliphate (638-661)

638 ce - 661 ce

Mameluke Period (1260-1517)

1260 ce - 1517 ce

Christian Protestant Reformation (1517)

1517

Ottoman Turks (1517-1917)

1517 - 1917

King James Bible Translated (1611)

1611

First Zionist congress (1897)

1897

The McMahon Pledge (October 24, 1915)

1915

General Allenby takes Jerusalem (1917)

1917 ce

The British Mandate (1917-1948)

1917 - 1948

King David Hotel Bombing (July 22, 1946)

1946

Israeli Independence (May 14, 1948)

1948

6 Day War (1967)

1967

Yom Kippur War (1973)

1973

Camp David Accords (1979)

1979

b/w Israel and Egypt.

1st Intefadeh (1987-1993)

1987 - 1993

Haram al-Sharif almost bombed (1988)

1988

Oslo Accords (1993)

1993

facilitated by Bill Clinton b/w PLO (Yasser Arafat) and Israeli gov't. Peace for recognition. failed.

2nd Intefadeh (2000-2005)

2000 - 2005

sparked by Ariel Sharon ascending Temple Mount

Separation Barrier (2002)

2002

June, starts construction. Continues to this day.