Prophets from 700BC to 400BC

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WORLD/SECULAR HISTORY year/month/day Christian History and Jewish History
Historical events in Politics and Business   Events and history that happened in both faiths
     including Christian & Jewish persons
  732/31-723/22BC  King Hoshea 19th and last king of Israel
  722BC  Northern ten tribes go into captivity
  716/15-687/86BC  King Hezekiah 13th king of Judah
     Sun Back, 2 Kings 20:1-11
Sennacherib  705-681BC  
1st War  701BC  
Earth’s rotation changed from 360 days to 365 days   701BC  
  697/96-643/42BC  14th King Manasseh of Judah (evil) 697/96-643/42 = 55 2 Kings 21:1-18, 2 Chr
2nd War  688BC  
Esarhaddon  681-669BC  
Ashurbanipal  669-633BC  
  643/42-641/40BC  15th King Amon Judah (evil) 643/42-641/40 = 2 2 Kings 21:19-26, 2 Chr
  641/40-609BC  16th King Josiah of Judah (Good) 641/40-609 = 31 2 Kings 22:1-23:30, 2 Chr 34:1-35:27
Ashur-eti-ilani  633-629BC  
Sin-shum-lishir  629-624BC  
  627-580BC  Jeremiah the prophet
Sin-shar-ishkum  624-612BC  
Fall of Nineveh  612BC  
Ashur-uballit  612-608BC  
Ashur-uballit  612BC  
  609BC  17 Jehoahaz (evil) 609 = 3 months 2 Kings 23:31-33 2 Chr 36:1-4
  609-598BC  Jehoiakim 18th King of Judah – evil in God’s eyes 2 Kings 23:34-24:5 2 Chr 36:5-7
Neco II Pharaoh of Egypt may have been born in Ethiopia  609-594BC  
Nebuchadnezzar  605-562BC  
  605-535BC  Working life of Daniel, the book of Daniel
  605BC  Daniel taken as a prisoner from Jerusalem to  Babylon by King  Nebuchadnezzar
Battle of Carchemish  on the Euphrates  Neco Egypt – Nebuchadnezzar Babylonia  605BC  4th year of King Jehoiakim of Judah-18th king
  604-603BC  Jeremiah’s Scribe
  603BC  King Nebuchadnezzar’s Dream, Daniel 2:1-48
The Assyrian empire eventually declined, and by 600 B.C. it was overcome by the Babylonians.    
  586BC  Judah taken as Slaves, 2 Chronicles 36:11-21
  598-597BC  Johoiachin 19th King – 2 Kings 24:6-16
  598-597BC  King Jehoiachin 19th King of Judah (evil) 598-597 = 3 months 2 Kings 24:6-16, 2 Chr 36:8-10
  597-586BC  King Zedekiah 20th King of Judah (evil) 597-586 = 11. Last king of Judah
Psamtik II Pharaoh of Egypt   594-588BC  
  593BC-571BC  Ezekiel
  593BC-571BC  Dry Bones
Apries (Hophra) Pharaoh of Egypt see Jeremiah 44:30   588-568BC  
  586BC Jerusalem goes into captivity, 2 Kings 24:20-25:30
  582?BC  Jeremiah Down Well
  582?BC  Urijah the prophet
Amasis Pharaoh of Egypt   568-525BC  
Cyrus  550-530BC  Isaiah prophetises about Cyrus Isaiah 44:24-45:25 and Ezra1:1-
  458BC  Ezra and Zerubbabel return to Jerusalem
  540BC  The Image of Gold Daniel 3:1-7
  540BC  Fiery Test, Daniel 3:8-30
  540BC  Daniel in the Lions Den, Daniel 6:1-28
Babylon falls – was captured with out a battle. e.g. not destroyed  539BC  
The Decree of Cyrus for the Jews to return to Judah and Israel.  536BC  
  536BC  Temple Started
  536BC  Death of Daniel
Cambyses  530-521BC  
Pasmtik III Pharaoh of Egypt  525BC  
Smerdis (Bardrya, Gaumata)  521BC  
  520BC-488?BC  Zechariah the prophet, Zechariah 1:1-
  516BC  Temple Finished
Battle of Marathon   490BC  
  ???-???BC  Joiakim High Priest
Mardousus killed in a battle with the Greeks   479BC  
Xerxes  486-464BC  
Vashti deposed  483BC  
  478BC  Esther becomes Queen
Birth of Darius the 2nd, Artaxixes, son of Ahasuerus and Queen Esther  475BC  
  473BC  Queen Esther – Feast of Purim
Death of Xerxes  464BC  
Artaxerxes  464-423BC  
  458-445BC   Ezra
20th year of King Artaxersxes Longimaus sends  14th March 445BC  Nehemiah back to Jerusalem to rebuild the wall
  31st Oct 445BC   Ezra reads the Law of Moses to the Israelites in Jerusalem
  445-415?BC  Nehemiah
  435?-412?BC   Malachi
The Peloponnesian War between the allies of Athens and Sparta.

Sparta is victorious with Persian support and deviousness. 
Darius the 2nd became King  423BC-404BC  
  423-404BC  Joiada High Priest
Lgimouns  420BC  
  413-420?BC  Nehemiah in Babylon
     Artaxerxes 1 – Nehemiah returned
  410-408BC  Johanan High Priest
  410-408BC  Bigvais (Bagoas) Governor of Judah
Artaxerxes II  404BC  
 The Greeks enter into Persian politics  400sBC  
The march of the 10,000 told by Xenophon, in his book “The Persian Expedition”.   401-400BC  
Political Chaos amongst the Greeks. The rise of Macedonia and its king Philip.

Plato sets up the Academy and teaches through until around 347 BC.

Aristotle, his pupil teaches from around 350 – 320 BC.

Aristotle founds the Lyceum. He tutors a young Alexander of Macedon. 
400 years  400BC  
  400BC  400 years period before the start of the Gospels
Malachi writes his prophetic word and the Old Testament is complete.  397BC  
The Celts invade Italy and sack Rome. Rome rebuilds its army and city walls.  390BC  
 Philip is murdered, Alexander the Great takes charge and leads the Greeks.

The invasion of the Persian Empire begins by Alexander the Great.
 Tyre falls in exactly the way that the prophet Ezekiel said it would. Ezekiel 26.

The Jews welcome Alexander the Great into Jerusalem, and many join him.

They read the prophecies of Daniel to him. Daniel 2:31-39, 8:5-7, 20-21.
  170BC-37BC  Hasmonean Dynasty, This family stayed faithful to God. Maccabee the son of Hammer, was one of the sons,
  20BC-AD25  Herod the Great’s Temple
     The Romans were seen as a foreign occupying force.
Egyptian revolt PERSIA     
28-30th dynasties     
     Angel Gabriel is God’s messenger that told people about the birth of Jesus. Luke 1:26-38
     Jesus the man who influenced many. Luke
AD32  The Cross Jesus died on a Roman death machine to bring us life. Luke 22:1-24:12
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