First 2000 years known as "desolate years" because monotheism and Torah had not yet been propagated.
Creation, Flood, Tower of Babel
Birth of Abraham in Ur of the Chaldeas, center of Sumerian culture.
Early Bronze Age
Noachide Laws, Chaldean and Sumerian Culture
Abraham begins to doubt idols and search for truth
Ziggurats of Ur
Beginning of the 2000 years of propagation of Torah and monotheism
Abraham and Sarah start teaching Torah. Beginnings of monotheism as a way of life
Code of Hammurabi
Birth of Ishmael - son of Abraham and Hagar
Birth of Isaac. Circumcision of Abraham and his family
The Binding and near sacrifice of Isaac.
Isaac and Rebecca. Jacob and Esau. Blessings and Birthright.
Jacob, Rachel & Leah, 12 Sons = 12 Tribes. Transition from being a family to being a nation. Jacob fights with the angel and is given the name Israel, Yisrael
Hyksos Shepherd kings invade Egypt.
Joseph is sold by his brothers and is taken to Egypt.
Eventually due to his dream interpretations he becomes the Viceroy of Egypt
Hyksos driven out of Egypt.
Entry into Egypt by the 70 members of the family of Jacob. Settlement in the Land of Goshen
Enslavement begins with the death of the last of the 12 sons of Jacob, Levi. Birth of Miriam. Amram, Levi’s grandson marries Yocheved, Levi’s daughter. They have 3 children Miriam, Aaron and Moses. Batya, daughter of Pharaoh finds Moses in Nile and brings him up in Pharaoh’s palace.
Thutmose III? Pitom (Tanis) & Ramses
Moses - 5 levels of test befo
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