Maps, Timelines, and Illustrations
The history recorded in the Bible takes place in the Middle East and Mediterranean regions of the world. The maps and charts below illustrate Abraham's journey as recorded in Genesis, Israel's exodus from Egypt as recorded in Exodus, Jesus' journeys as recorded in the Gospels, Paul's missionary journeys as recorded in Acts, timelines for Bible history and eschatology, and finally a World Nations map to remind us to "go make disciples of all nations." Illustrations by Gustave Doré, La Grande Bible de Tours, (Felix Just, S.J., Catholic-Resources.org/Art/Dore.htm). The maps, timelines, and illustrations below are in the public domain and may be freely used.
By faith, Abraham, when he was called, obeyed to go out to a place which he was to receive for an inheritance.
He went out, not knowing where he was going.
It happened, when Pharaoh had let the people go, that God did not lead them by the way of the land of the Philistines, although that was near; for God said, "Lest perhaps the people change their minds when they see war, and they return to Egypt;"
For the Son of Man also came not to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many."
Paul, a servant of Christ Jesus, called to be an apostle, set apart for the Good News of God,
Bible timeline and eschatology from Creation to the commencement of eternity, printable
Therefore go, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,