Jews Romans Christians OT part

Jews Romans Christians OT part - 8. Seleucids (Hellenistic...

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JEWS, ROMANS, CHRISTIANS ALEXANDER TO HADRIAN Weakening of Israelite States 925-587 BC/BCE 0. 925 - Kingdom divides after the death of Solomon 1. 722 - Northern kingdom of Israel is conquered by Assyria 2. 612 - Assyria is conquered by Babylon 3. 597-87 - Southern kingdom of Judah is conquered by Babylon 4. 539 - Babylon is conquered by Persia Control of Palestine 5. Persian period - Temple rebuilt 516 6. Alexander the Great - 333-323 7. Ptolemies (Hellenistic Egypt) - 300-200
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Unformatted text preview: 8. Seleucids (Hellenistic Syria) - 200-142 9. Hasmonean dynasty - 142-63 10. Roman domination - 63 BCE - 326 CE The Maccabean Revolt 11. 168 BCE Antiochus IV Epiphanes profanes the Temple. 12. 164 BCE Judas Maccabeus and followers rededicate the Temple (Hanukkah) 13. 142 BCE Hasmoneans granted independence by the Seleucids 14. About 100 years of Jewish political independence (last period prior to 1948 CE)...
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This note was uploaded on 05/06/2008 for the course REL 1310 taught by Professor Holleyman during the Spring '08 term at Baylor.

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