Egypt United under Menes
Archaic Period of Egypt
Old Kingdom of Egypt
Mentuhotep II reunites Egypt
Egyptian Middle Kingdom
c. 2050 - 1000 B.C.
Hammurabi rules Babylon & Mesopotamia
Hittites invade & ransack Babylonia
Kassites invade & rule Babylonia
Elamites invade Babylonia & overthrow Kassites
New Kingdom of Egypt
Thutmose III, possible pharoah of the oppression
Amenhotep III, alternative possible pharoah of Exodus
Exodus (probable dates)
1445 or 1446 B.C.
Joshua becomes Israelite leader (Moses dies)
c. 1400 B.C.
Nebuchadnezzar I Drives Elamites out of Babylon
Ptolemies Rule (Cleopatra's death ends this period)
Tower of Babel
Sargon rules the first empire (in Mesopotamia)
Call of Abram
c. 2091 B.C
Birth of Ishmael
c. 2080 B.C.
Abraham is circumcised
Birth of Isaac
c. 2066 B.C.
Abraham sacrifices Isaac
Jacob wrestles with God
Joseph thrown in jail
Genesis 39 - 41
Israel (Jacob) goes to Egypt
c. 1898 B.C.
Nile turns to blood (magicians replicate)
Egyptian plague #1
Frogs (magicians replicate)
Egyptian plague #2
Gnats (magicians couldn't replicate "This is the finger of God.")
Egyptian plague #3
Flies (not Goshen)
Egyptian plague #4
Livestock die (only Egyptian)
Egyptian plague #5
Boils & sores (only magicians and Egyptians)
Egyptian plague #6
Hail & fire kill off crops (except in Goshen)
Egyptian plague #7
Locusts (all of Egypt)
Egyptian plague #8
Darkness for three days (all of Egypt)
Egyptian plague #9
Firstborn all die (except those covered by blood on lintel)
Egyptian plague #10
Light, separation of light from darkness, naming of Day and Night
Creation Day 1
Expanse, separation of waters above and below, naming of Heaven
Creation Day 2
Gathering of water under the heavens, dry land, naming of Earth and the Seas, vegetation
Creation Day 3
Sun, moon, stars
Creation Day 4
Living creatures of the water, birds
Creation Day 5
Land creatures, Man, Woman
Creation Day 6
Day of rest (Sabbath)
Creation Day 7
You shall have no other gods before me.
You shall not make for yourself any carved image or likeness.
You shall not take the name of the LORD your God in vain.
Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy.
Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be long in the land that the LORD your God is giving you.
You shall not murder
You shall not commit adultery.
You shall not steal.
You shall not bear false witness against your neighbor.
You shall not covet...
Aaron casts the golden calf for the people.
c. 1445 B.C.
Second giving of the Law.
c. 1445 B.C.
Ten Commandments given
c. 1445 B.C.
Abraham and Lot separate
Genesis 13 - 14
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