Bible Timeline Articles
In the Bible Timeline Articles you will find information relating to Bible Questions, People and Events of the Bible, as well as information to aid your study of the bible, including our Free Online Timeline.
See the latest articles published by the creators of the Amazing Bible Timeline below, or navigate to Topics of interest using the navigation to the right.
- The Top Three Bible Study Tools We Use - We are often asked how we answer Bible History questions. We use a variety of concordances, histories, academic contacts and online tools. Here are three of our favorites. One of the most common questions we get is how often a word or phrase is in the Bible. The second most common has to do with people […]
- How Is The Bible Organized? - The Authorized King James Bible is organized in the following way: The Old Testament Histories and the Law (Genesis through Esther) Wisdom (Psalms, Proverbs, Ecclisiastes) Prophecies (Isaiah to Malachi) The New Testament Histories (the four Gospels, Matthew Mark Luke and John and Acts of the Apostles) Wisdom or Doctrine (the letters concerning doctrine starting with […]
- Using the Bible Timeline with World History: Five Tips to Power Up Your Bible Study or Teaching - Your study and teaching have more meaning when you see how it all fits into God’s plan for man on earth. That’s where teaching principles along with a Bible timeline adds power and excitement to your teaching. A Biblical timeline chart with World history is even more useful. You see His hand directing all of the world […]
- Was Christmas a Pagan Holiday and Is It Again? - Is Christmas a Pagan Holiday? Should Christians celebrate Christmas? Not Biblical history but just an interesting thought to this author. What is being said is that Christmas is not a legitimate Christian holiday because (a)there was a pagan holiday on that date, in fact multiple pagan holidays around the world on that date so it […]
- Why Talk About Good Friday At Christmas? - Why Talk About Good Friday At Christmas? What is Good Friday? Was it really on Friday? Can we pinpoint a day and year? Why do we celebrate the birth of Christ? Because of his death and resurrection. Without the death and resurrection the birth is meaningless. That’s why it makes sense to talk about Good […]
- Herod the Great: How He Died and Where He Was Buried - What do we know about King Herod historically? Herod the Great known in the Bible as the monster who ordered the slaughter of the innocents in Bethlehem, is a well known figure in ancient historical records. According to the Amazing Bible Timeline Herod was born in 74 BC, 24 years after Julius Caesar and during […]
- Saint Nicholas The Real Saint Behind the Fake Santa Claus - Who is Santa Claus? Saint Nicholas was the Bishop of Myra (the city now known as Demre, Turkey) born during the third century AD and died in 350 AD. According to the Amazing Bible Timeline during his lifetime the Goths first invaded Rome, the Transubstantiation mass was practised, Constantine converted to Christianity and the council […]
- How Many Wise Men - What do we know about the three wise men in the Bible? The wise men from the east are mentioned in Matthew chapter 2. It only says “wise men from the east.” No number is given. Nor are they named. The idea of three came from the fact that three gifts are mentioned. There could […]
- Biblical figure, Hazarmaveth - The name Hazarmaveth came from Hebrew origin which means “dwelling of death”. Hazarmaveth is one of Joktan’s sons (Genesis 10:26 and 1 Chronicles 1:20 KJV). He is mentioned third out of thirteen siblings. The Biblical Timeline Chart plots Hazarmaveth’s existence years after Peleg‘s birth, which was 2247. Timeline Online →
- Biblical figure, Sheleph - Sheleph is one of the sons of Joktan mentioned after Almodad (Genesis 10:26 and 1Chronicles 1:20 KJV). Based from Hebrew origin, the name Sheleph means “drawn out”. According to the Biblical Timeline Chart, Sheleph was born short after his brother, Almodad, was born, which was years after Peleg’s birth (2247 BC). Timeline Online →