• Period: 2 BCE to 4 BCE

    Mary finds out she's pregnant with Jesus

    God had chosen Mary as the woman to give birth to Jesus, and sent a representative, an angel named Gabriel, to discuss the matter with Mary.
  • Period: 2 BCE to 4

    Jesus is born

    Jesus was born in Bethlehem; since there was nowhere for them to stay in the town, the infant was laid in a manger while angels announced his birth to a group of shepherds who worshipped him as Messiah and Lord.
  • Period: 29 to 30

    Jesus' resurrection

    In the Gospel of John, Mary Magdalene found the tomb empty, and informed Peter. She then saw two angels, after which Jesus himself appeared to her. In the evening, Jesus appeared to the other followers, followed by another appearance a week later.