Key OT Dates

1300s BC
Exodus and inhabitation of the promised land

1000 BC
Monarchy (Saul, David)

922 BC

722 BC
Destruction of Samaria and exile of Northern Tribes (Israel)

586 BC
Destruction of Jerusalem Temple and exile of Judah

538 BC
Decree of Cyrus the Mede

516 BC
Redication of Temple

332 BC
Conquest of Palestine by Alexander
63 BC
Roman rule