5th to 9th century
St. Jerome completes the Vulgate, the first Latin translation of the Bible.
The Western Roman Empire begins to decline, signaling the onset of the Dark Ages.
The Assyrian Church of the East formally separates from the See of
300th to 51st millennium BCE
The earliest evidence of Hominids, such as Neanderthals and even Homo
heidelbergensis, deliberately disposing of deceased individuals usually in funerary caches.
The graves, located throughout Eu
The Neolithic Revolution begins and results in a worldwide population explosion. The first
cities, states, kingdoms, and organized religions begin to emerge. The early states were usually
theocracies, in which the political power is justified by religious