Part 1, Principles of Chronology in the Ancient World, describes the origins of basic units of time and surveys the calendars used in the ancient Near East through the Roman era. Part 2, Problems of Chronology in the Bible, discusses major periods of the Old Testament, as well as the lives of Jesus, John the Baptist, and the Apostles Peter and Paul. The handbook features more than 190 helpful tables, full subject and Scripture indexes, a detailed table of contents, and updated bibliographies.
Finding Bible Chronologies in Other Reference Works
Some of our scriptural reference works, such as Bible commentaries and Bible dictionaries, contain chronologies. Some examples include: