The World of Paul

Secular History


800 B.C. - 146 B.C.

Roman Monarchy

753 B.C. - 509 B.C.

The history of the Roman Kingdom began with the city's founding, traditionally dated to 753 BC, and ended with the overthrow of the kings and the establishment of the Republic in about 509 BC.

Roman Republic

509 B.C. - 27 B.C.

The Roman Republic was the phase of the ancient Roman civilization characterized by a republican form of government. It began with the overthrow of the Roman monarchy, c. 509 BC, and lasted over 450 years until its subversion, through a series of civil wars, into the Principate form of government and the Imperial period.

Philip of Macedon

359 B.C. - 336 B.C.

Alexander the Great

336 B.C. - 323 B.C.

Hellenistic Civilization

323 B.C. - 30 B.C.

The zenith of Greek influence in the ancient world from 323 BC to about 146 BC (or arguably as late as 30 BC); note, however that Koine Greek language and Hellenistic philosophy and religion are also indisputably elements of the Roman era until Late Antiquity.

Seleucid Empire

312 B.C. - 63 B.C.

Ptolemaic Empire

305 B.C. - 30 B.C.

Egypt guys

Antigonid Dynasty

301 B.C. - 168 B.C.

Antigonus Monophthalmus

Jews promised citizenship to migrate to Tarsus

171 B.C.

Pompey Conquers Palestine

60 B.C.

Roman Empire

27 B.C. - 456 A.D.

The Roman Empire was the post-Republican phase of the ancient Roman civilization, characterised by an autocratic form of government and large territorial holdings in Europe and around the Mediterranean. The term is used to describe the Roman state during and after the time of the first emperor, Augustus.


27 B.C. - 14 A.D.

Pax Romana

27 B.C. - 68 A.D.


14 Ad - 37 ad


37 ad - 41 ad


41 AD - 54 AD

Jews Expelled from Rome

51 AD

Claudius; Suetonius; "Chrestus"; Acts 18:2


54 AD - 68 AD

Christian History

Things going on in the Church up to Christ and after

King David

1000 B.C. - 970 B.C.

Rules over Judah and Israel

King Solomon

970 B.C. - 930 B.C.

Rule over Judah and Israel

Assyrian Deportation

722 B.C.

Babylonian Deportation

586 B.C.

Jewish Migration under Seleucids

358 B.C. - 280 B.C.

Places like Syria, Antioch, Damascus, Cilicia, Galatia, and on into Asia, Macedonia, and Achaia.


284 B.C. - 247 B.C.

Sometime under reign of Ptolemy II

Life of Christ

4 B.C. - 30 A.D.