Jerusalem Time Line
Key Events from Bible Times to Modern Israel
Author: Rose Publishing
Product code: BT110
Jerusalem is the most important city on earth: "the City of Our God" (Psalm 48) and has been - and still is - a focal point for Jews and Christians. This graphic time line covers over 3,000 years of history, from King David to the modern state of Israel.
- Enhance your understanding of Biblical events and stories by placing them into Jerusalem's broader history.
- Bolster your ability to understand the current tensions within Israel.
- Advance your ability to connect Jerusalem's history within the wider scope of world history.
- Increase your understanding of Jesus by bolstering your cultural and historical background knowledge of his people.
- A map of Jerusalem
- A diagram of Herod's Temple
- 9 population maps displaying Jerusalem's growing population throughout its history
- A colour-coding system, making it easy for you to determine who held power during each stage of Jerusalem's history. Possible ruling powers: Jewish, Christian, Muslim, or Other.
- A brief overview of Jerusalem before King David.
- Photographs, art, and illustrations depicting Jerusalem's key events and leaders.
- Did the Black Plague ever affect Jerusalem?
- Why does the Dome of the Rock look gold?
- How many times was Jerusalem conquered and re-conquered? And by whom?
- When was Jerusalem first mentioned in the Bible?
- Why was the first archaeological excavation in Jerusalem done secretively at night?
- When did Muslims gain control over the Temple Mount?
About the Author
Rose Publishing is a Christian publisher with a mission to help people grow in their faith by creating products that help people understand the Bible and give Christian solutions to life's problems.
Rose Publishing started with two "Then and Now"® Bible Maps in 1991 and a dream to make Bible teachings and basic Christian beliefs understandable to everyone. They expanded their line to Christian living topics that help people find the joy of growing through the good news of Jesus Christ.
Rose Publishing creates full-color products (award-winning books, wall charts, pamphlets, DVD-based curriculum, and PowerPoints®). They are designed for personal, church, small group, and school use, and are packed with easy-to-understand diagrams, illustrations, maps, photos, charts, and time lines to bring Christian teachings to life.