My Bible Timeline

Timeline created by Julia Z.
  • 1,046 BCE

    Saul Becomes King

    Saul Becomes King
    The people demanded a king. Saul was chosen. He was a handsome, tall man.
  • 1,042 BCE

    Jonathon and his Armor Bearer Attack

    Jonathon and his Armor Bearer Attack
    They took a fortress completely by surprise and attacked the Philistines. They won.
  • 1,027 BCE

    David Slays Lions

    David Slays Lions
    When David was a shepherd he killed lions to protect his sheep. He was very talented.
  • 1,026 BCE

    David Plays for Saul

    David Plays for Saul
    When Saul had anger fits, David would play music to calm him down. Saul loved when David did this.
  • 1,025 BCE

    David and Goliath

    David and Goliath
    No one wanted to fight the giant Philistine. David stepped up and killed him.
  • 1,022 BCE

    Jonathan Helps David Escape

    Jonathan Helps David Escape
    They were best friends and Jonathan told him that is father was angry at him. He told him through shooting arrows.
  • 1,014 BCE

    David Spares Saul's Life

    David Spares Saul's Life
    David took a jug of water and Saul's spear while he was sleeping. David could have killed Saul.
  • 1,010 BCE

    Saul Consults a Witch

    Saul Consults a Witch
    Saul didn't hear an answer from the Lord. He decided to go to a witch instead of the Lord.
  • 1,010 BCE

    Jonathan Dies

    Jonathan Dies
    He died in battle with many other men. His father died in the same battle.
  • -997 BCE

    David is Kind to Mephibosheth

    David is Kind to Mephibosheth
    He showed kindness because he remembered Jonathan and their relationship. He was Jonathon's son.
  • -997 BCE

    David Makes Plans for the Temple

    David Makes Plans for the Temple
    He makes plans to build a permanent place for the Ark of the Covenant. He later gave the plans to Solomon.
  • -989 BCE

    Solomon was Born

    Solomon was Born
    He was next in line to become king. He was David's son and in the line of Jesus.
  • -974 BCE

    David Takes a Census

    David Takes a Census
    God didn't tell him to do this, but he did it anyway. Satan told him to.
  • -970 BCE

    Solomon Builds the Temple

    Solomon Builds the Temple
    After David gave him the directions he built it in seven years. He built it according to David's plans.
  • -970 BCE

    David Dies

    David Dies
    He wrote a few psalms before he died. He also made Solomon King.
  • -967 BCE

    Solomon Receives Wisdom

    Solomon Receives Wisdom
    Solomon is allowed to have one thing of his choice. He chooses wisdom.
  • -965 BCE

    Solomon Solves a Problem

    Solomon Solves a Problem
    Two mothers claim the child is theirs. After threatening to cut it in half, he finds the real mother.
  • -959 BCE

    The Lord Appears to Solomon Again

    The Lord Appears to Solomon Again
    After Solomon built the temple God appeared to him in a dream. He promised to keep the temple going if Israel remained faithful.
  • -945 BCE

    The Queen of Sheba

    The Queen of Sheba
    She came to Solomon and asked hard questions. He answered all of them.
  • -931 BCE

    Solomon Dies

    Solomon Dies
    He died when he was really old. His son took over the throne.
  • -931 BCE

    Israel Divides

    Israel Divides
    King Rehoboam did not lower the people's taxes. Israel was in the North and Judah in the South. King Rehoboam was the first King of Judah.
  • -930 BCE

    Prophet Curses Jeroboam's Alter

    Prophet Curses Jeroboam's Alter
    He built golden calves and was king of Israel. His hand withers and the alter splits.
  • -928 BCE

    King Rehoboam Forsakes Righteousness

    King Rehoboam Forsakes Righteousness
    Judah did evil in the sight of the Lord. He let the people do wrong things.
  • -918 BCE

    Ahab was Born

    Ahab was Born
    Ahab was the son of Omri. He was the 7'th king in Israel.
  • -915 BCE

    Jeroboam's Child Dies

    Jeroboam's Child Dies
    His child is sick so he sends to a prophet for help. His child dies.
  • -907 BCE

    Jehoshaphat is Born

    Jehoshaphat is Born
    His father is Asa. Jehoshaphat was considered a good king.
  • -890 BCE

    Ahab Marries Jezebel

    Ahab Marries Jezebel
    Jezebel made him worship Baal. They ruled as king and queen.
  • -875 BCE

    Elijah Predicts a Drought because of Ahab

    Elijah Predicts a Drought because of Ahab
    Elijah predicted a drought because of Ahab's sins. Ahab calls him the troubling prophet.
  • -869 BCE

    Jehoshaphat Sends Levites to Teach the Law

    Jehoshaphat Sends Levites to Teach the Law
    He was a Godly king. He wanted everybody to know about God.
  • -853 BCE

    Ahab's Death

    Ahab's Death
    He was in war. An arrow struck him.
  • -853 BCE

    Jehoshaphat Wins the Battle

    Jehoshaphat Wins the Battle
    He sends singers out in front of him. The Lord helps them win the battle.
  • -850 BCE

    Elisha Exceeds Elijah

    Elisha Exceeds Elijah
    Elijah gave Elisha double the power he had. Elisha could then do amazing things.
  • -848 BCE

    Jehoshaphat Dies

    Jehoshaphat Dies
    Died after a reign of 25 years. He was sixty.
  • -847 BCE

    Elisha promises the Shunammite Woman a Son

    Elisha promises the Shunammite Woman a Son
    After making a room for Elisha, she was promised a son. She didn't believe but it happened.
  • -843 BCE

    Jehoram Struck with Disease

    Jehoram Struck with Disease
    He was struck by God an incurable disease. He died but nobody mourned. He reigned for 8 years.
  • -830 BCE

    Naaman Healed of Leprosy

    Naaman Healed of Leprosy
    Elisha told him to dip seven times in the Jordan. He did it and God healed him.
  • -702 BCE

    Hezekiah Recovers

    Hezekiah Recovers
    He was told he was going to die, but he pleaded with the Lord. The Lord gave him a sign that he would recover and the sundial moved back ten degrees
  • -701 BCE

    Assyria Conquers the World

    Assyria Conquers the World
    This was during Manasseh's life time. He was young at the time.
  • Period:
    -898 BCE
    to
    -835 BCE

    Athaliah

    Wife of King Jehoram of Judah. Killed all her son's offspring but Joash survived
  • Period:
    -876 BCE
    to
    -814 BCE

    Jehu

    King of Israel. Reigned for 28 years.
  • Period:
    -863 BCE
    to
    -841 BCE

    Ahaziah

    King of Judah. Reined for less than a year.
  • Period:
    -850 BCE
    to
    -798 BCE

    Jehoahaz

    King of Israel. He ruled 17 years. He was the son of Jehu. He was evil and the Lord punished them. He turned to God and God sent a savior but they remained evil. He was a bad king.
  • Period:
    -842 BCE
    to
    -796 BCE

    Joash

    King of Judah. He began his reign when he was 7 years old. He reigned for 40 years. He repaired the temple. Joash was considered a good king. He was killed by the Syrians.
  • Period:
    -825 BCE
    to
    -782 BCE

    Johoash

    King of Israel. He ruled for 16 years. He was the son of Johoahaz. He was evil and walked in the evil ways of Jeroboam. He was considered a bad king.
  • Period:
    -821 BCE
    to
    -767 BCE

    Amaziah

    King of Judah. He reigned for 29 years. He had a lot of victories. He started to worship idols. The Lord sent to him a prophet. Israel defeated them. He got killed. He was considered a good king.
  • Period:
    -820 BCE
    to
    -753 BCE

    Jeroboam II

    King of Israel. Ruled for 41 years. He made a border of Israel. He walked in the sins of the first Jeroboam. There was none to help Israel. He was a bad king.
  • Period:
    -808 BCE
    to
    -739 BCE

    Azariah (Uzziah)

    He was 16 when he began to reign in Judah. He reigned for 52 years. He was a good king.
  • Period:
    -802 BCE
    to
    -742 BCE

    Menahem

    He made the wealthy men pay him. He was a wicked king of Israel.
  • Period:
    -800 BCE
    to
    -752 BCE

    Shallum

    He did really bad things and conspired against Zechariah. He was an evil king of Israel.
  • Period:
    -782 BCE
    to
    -732 BCE

    Pekah

    Murdered Pekahiah and was murdered by Hoshea. He was a bad king of Israel.
  • Period:
    -776 BCE
    to
    -752 BCE

    Zechariah

    Shallum killed him. He was an evil king of Israel.
  • Period:
    -773 BCE
    to
    -732 BCE

    Jotham

    He followed the good things his father had done. He was a good king of Judah.
  • Period:
    -767 BCE
    to
    -740 BCE

    Pekahiah

    Worshiped cows and was murdered by Pekah. He was an evil king of Israel.
  • Period:
    -762 BCE
    to
    -722 BCE

    Hoshea

    The king of Assyria put him in prison. He was an evil king of Judah.
  • Period:
    -755 BCE
    to
    -715 BCE

    Ahaz

    He followed the ways of the Kings of Israel and was a bad king of Israel.
  • Period:
    -741 BCE
    to
    -686 BCE

    Hezekiah

    He was son of Ahaz and a good king of Judah. He is probably best known for his defeat of the Assyrian army.
  • Period:
    -709 BCE
    to
    -642 BCE

    Manasseh

    Son of Hezekiah and didn't follow his good examples. He made an alter to Baal. King of Judah.
  • Period:
    -665 BCE
    to
    -641 BCE

    Amon

    Son of Manasseh. Evil king of Judah.
  • Period:
    -649 BCE
    to
    -609 BCE

    Josiah

    Becomes King of Judah at age 8. He wants to destroy the idols and is a good king.
  • Period:
    -634 BCE
    to
    -598 BCE

    Jehoiakim

    The son of Josiah but did not rule like him. Evil King of Judah got captured and died.
  • Period:
    -632 BCE
    to
    -609 BCE

    Jehoahaz

    King of Judah for three months. He was evil and taken by Pharoah Necho to Egypt when he died.
  • Period:
    -618 BCE
    to
    -550 BCE

    Zedekiah

    He was the last king of Judah. He was evil. His original name was Mattaniah. He was sent to Babylon.
  • Period:
    -616 BCE
    to
    -597 BCE

    Jehoiachin

    He was King of Judah and evil like his father. He ruled for three months and ten days then is taken captive by Babylon.