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Chronology of the Old Testament
Dictionaries
The Lexham Bible Dictionary
Chronology of the Old Testament
Chronology of the Old Testament The dating of events narrated in the Old Testament.
Chronology of the Old Testament, Critical Issues
Chronology of the Old Testament, Critical Issues Examines the connection of Old Testament events with the historical and archaeological periods of Palestine, Egypt, and Mesopotamia.
Baker Encyclopedia of the Bible
Chronology, Old Testament
Chronology, Old Testament. Branch of biblical studies that attempts to assign dates and sequences to OT events.Both biblical and nonbiblical materials are utilized by students of OT chronology. Biblical data include: (1) genealogies showing personal and tribal affiliations among various peoples; (2)
Tyndale Bible Dictionary
Chronology of the Bible (Old Testament)
CHRONOLOGY OF THE BIBLE* (Old testament) Branch of biblical studies that attempts to assign dates and sequences to OT events. Chronology is a science. It deals with evidence, theories, assumptions, and the balance of probabilities. Often it boils down to a matter of choosing among theories that are equally
The HarperCollins Bible Dictionary (Revised and Updated)
Chronology, Hebrew Bible
chronology, Hebrew Bible, the historical dating of persons and events in the Hebrew Bible as well as the dating of the books themselves. The biblical books Genesis–2 Kings provide a primary source of information for the history of ancient Israel and Judah, including a continuous chronology of generations,
The Wycliffe Bible Encyclopedia
Chronology of the Old Testament
CHRONOLOGY OF THE OLD TESTAMENT. Biblical chronology in general and OT chronology specifically present many intricate and in some cases insoluble problems. For some periods of biblical history no detailed chronological sources are available, and even where such information is provided, the data often
The New Bible Dictionary, Third Edition
Chronology of the Old Testament
CHRONOLOGY OF THE OLD TESTAMENT. The aim of such a chronology is to determine the correct dates of events and persons in the OT as precisely as possible, that we may better understand their significance.
Eerdmans Dictionary of the Bible
Chronology of the Old Testament
Chronology of the Old TestamentThe OT contains an extensive set of chronological data which have been used to orient the history recited in time. Beginning at the end of the OT period we possess quite precise figures for the chronology of the Persian and Babylonian periods. The chronology present there
Catholic Bible Dictionary
Appendix 1: Chronology of the Old Testament
appendix 1Chronology of the Old TestamentThe timeline presented below is based on the internal chronology of the Old Testament. Differences between this and other reconstructions of biblical history are fairly minor when it comes to dating the kings of the Israelite Monarchy and the events of the postexilic
The New Unger’s Bible Dictionary
Chronology, Old Testament
CHRONOLOGY, OLD TESTAMENT. Of great importance is the location of events recorded in the OT in the frame of extrabiblical history. Although many great problems still exist in this correlation, substantial strides in archaeological research have set the OT fairly accurately in the ancient biblical world
Harper’s Bible Dictionary
Chronology, Old Testament
Chronology, Old Testamentchronology, Old Testament, the historical dating of persons and events in the ot. The biblical books Genesis through 2 Kings, our primary source of information for the history of ancient Israel and Judah, provide a continuous chronology of generations, key persons, and events
Nelson’s New Illustrated Bible Dictionary
Chronology, Old Testament
CHRONOLOGY, OLD TESTAMENT — the scientific identification of the time when the events recorded in the Old Testament took place. With all the information the Old Testament contains, some of it detailed and lengthy, drawing up a settled list of dates for the events it reports might appear to be a simple