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Jerusalem An early history Mount Zion, Jerusalem
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Ancient Canaan 1700 - 1386 B.C.E Pharaoh Amenhotep ruled over Egypt and Canaan The Pharoah Ramses III forced the Philistines to settle in Canaan In 1750 B.C.E - The12 tribes of Israel settled in Egypt from Mesopotamia, the bands of ancient Hebrews descended from the patriarch Jacob
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Moses In 1250 B.C.E , the Israelites led by Moses, escaped from Egypt and lived in the desert. Mount Sinai is where Moses received the ten commandments from God
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The Taking of Canaan Moses appointed Joshua and Caleb as military leaders Joshua and the Israelites defeated the Philistines living in Canaan. Later, Saul was anointed the first King of Israel 1020- 1000 B.C.E Later, David defeated Goliath and became King. He also took over the city of Jerusalem. David brought the Ark of the Covenant to Jerusalem
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of Israel The kingdom of Israel reached the height of its existence and included the most territory under the reign of King David (1000– 961 B.C.E ). Its borders stretched far beyond
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