Chronology Of Jesus Life and Journeys



The schedule below is a chronological listing of events and ministries in the life of Christ, together with their locations and Gospel texts. Each event has a key number corresponding with one placed at the site of the incident on the map.



Numerals on the map

Places: (see map)
Bethany 81,96,108
Capernaum 16,28,30,31,33,35,38,42,48,49,83,54,61,62,73,74,79,80
Nazareth 7,27,55,57
Judea beyond Jordan 86,87,88,89,90,91,92,93,94,95,99,100,101,102,103,104

Jump to these events:
1-9 Infancy and Youth
10-108 Baptism and Ministry
109-131 The Crucifixion Week
132-139 Resurrection and Ascension to Heaven



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Chronology



1_a. Birth of John the Baptist. Juda Luke 1:5-25, 57-80

1_b. The Birth of Jesus Announced to Mary. Nazareth Luke 1:26-38

1_c. Mary's Lineage. Luke 3:23-38

1_d. The Birth of Jesus Announced to Joseph. Matthew 1:18-25

1. The Birth of Jesus. Bethlehem Luke 2:1-7

2. The Angel and the Shepherds. Luke 2:8-20

3. The circumcision. Jerusalem Luke 2:21

4. Presentation of Jesus in the temple. Jerusalem Luke 2:22

5. Visit of the Wise men. Matthew 2:1-12

6. Flight of Family into Egypt. Matthew 2:13-18

7. Return of Family to Nazareth. Matthew 2:19-22

8. Jesus childhood at Nazareth. Luke 2:39,40 Matthew 2:23

9. Visit to Jerusalem when twelve years old. Luke2:41-50

10. Baptism of Christ. Mt 3:13-17 Mark 1:9-11 Luke 3:21-23

11. Christ's temptations. Matthew 4:1-11 Mark 1:12,13 Luke 4:1-13

12. John's Testimony to priests and levites. John 1:19-28

13. Call of Andrew and Simon Peter as Disciples. Bethabara

14. Call of Philip and Nathanael as Disciples. John 1:35-51

15. Christ's First Miracle Water, made Wine. Cana John 2:1-11

16. Christ's Sojourn in Capernaum. John 2:12

17. First Cleansing of the temple. Jerusalem John 2:13-22

18. Jesus Teaches Nicodemus. Jerusalem John 3:1-21

19. Christ Baptizing in Judea. along the River Jordan from Jericho northward. John 3:22 4:1,2

20. John's Testimony to Christ . Aenon. near Salim John 3:23-36

21. Departure from Judea. Mat 4:12 Mark 1:14 John 4:1-3

22. Discourse with Woman of Samaria. Sychar John 4:4-26

23. Gospel in Sychar. Sychar John 4:27-42

24. Imprisonment of John the Baptist. Marhaerus Matthew 14:3-5 Mark 6:17,18 Luke 3:19,20

25. Begins to Preach. Mat. 4:12,17 Mark 1:14,15 Luke 4,14,15

26. Heals the Nobleman's Son. Cana John 4:46-54

27. Christ's First Rejection at Nazareth. Luke 4:16-30

28. Christ's Removal to Capernaum. Mat 4:13-16 Luke 4:31

29. Call of Peter, Andrew, James and John as Apostles; First Miraculous Draught of Fishes Sea of Galilee, near Capernaum. Matthew 4:18-22 Mark 1:16-20 Luke 5:1-11

30. Cures One Possessed of a Devil. Capernaum. Mark 1:21-28 Luke 4:33-37

31. Heals Simon Peter's Mother-in-law, and Others. Capernaum Matthew 8:14-17 Mark 1:29-34 Luke 4:38-41

32. First Preaching Tour In Galilee. S.W. of Capernaum. Matthew 4:23 8:1-4 Mark 1:35-45: Luke 4:42-44 5:12-16

33. Heals One Sick with Palsy. Capernaum Matthew 9:1-8 Mark 2:1-12 Luke 5:17-26

34. Call of Matthew. Highway from Jacob's Bridge (River Jordan) into Capernaum Mt.9:9-13 Mark 2:13-17 Luke 5:27-32

35. The question about fasting. Capernaum Mt 9:14-17 Mark 2:18-22 Luke 5:33-39

36. Journey to Jerusalem, infirm man cured at pool of Bethesda. Jerusalem John 5

37. The disciples plucking grain. near Jerusalem Mt 12:1-8 Mark 2:23-28 Luke 6:1-5

38. The man with a withered hand. Capernaum Mt 12:9-14 Mark 3:1-6 Luke 6:6-11

39. Second period of Galilean ministry. Mt 4:23-25 12:15-21 Mark 3:7-12 Luke 6:17-19

40. Christ chooses His twelve Apostles. Mount Hattin Mt 10:2-4 Mark 3:13-19 Luke 6:12-19

41. The Sermon on the Mount Hattin Mt 5,6,7 8:1 Luke 6:20-49

42. Heals the Centurian's servant. Capernaum Mt 8:5-13 Luke 7:1-10

43. Raising of the widow's son. Nain Luke 7:11-17

44. Last Message of John. Naim Mt 11:2-19 Luke 7:18-35

45. Christ upbraids the untankfulness of the cities of Galilee. near cities west of Sea of Galilee Mt 11:20-30

46. Anointing of Jesus in house of Pharisees. Nain Luke 7:36-50

47. Companions on second tour in Galilee. Luke 8:1-3

48. Heals Man that was Dumb and had a devil. Capernaum Mt 9:32-34 12:22-45 Mark 3:22-30 Luke 11:14-26

49. The true kindred of Christ. Capernaum Mt 12:46-50 Mark 3:31-35 Luke 8:19-21

50. The parables by the sea. Sea of Galilee, near Capernaum Matthew 13:1-53 Mark 4:1-34 Luke 8:4-18

51. Stills the tempest on the sea. Sea of Galilee Mt 8:18:23-27 Mark 4:35-41 Luke 8:22-25

52. Cures the Gadarene Demoniac. near Gadara and Gergesa Mt 8:28-34 Mark 5:1-20 Luke 8:26-39

53. Raises Jairus's Daughter. Capernaum Mt9:1 18-26

54. Heals blind men and demoniac. Capernaum Mt 9:27-34



Third Preaching Tour

55. Second rejection a Nazareth. Mt 13:54-58 Mark 6:1-6

56. Third tour continued. Galilee Mt 9:35-38 Mark 6:6

57. Sends out His twelve Apostles. Nazareth and villages of Galilee Mt 9:36-38 10:1-42 11:1 Mark 6:7-13 Luke 9:1-6

58. Death of John the Baptist. Beheaded at Machacrus - reported to Christ at Tiberias Mt. 14:1-12 Mark 6:14-29 Luke 9:7-9

59. The feeding of the five thousand. Plain of el Batihah Matthew 14:13-23 Mark 6:30-46 Luke 9:10-17 John 6:1-15

60. Christ walks on the water. Sea of Galilee Mat 14:24-36 Mark 6:47-56 John 6:16-21

61. Discourse on the Bread of Life. Capernaum John 6:22-71

62. Reproves the Scribes and Pharisees. Capernaum Matthew 15:1-20 Mark 7:1-23



Third Period of Galilean Ministry

63. Heals Daughter of a woman of Canaan. borders of Tyre and Sidon. Matthew 15:21-28; Mark 7:24-30

64. Returns East and Southward through Decapolis, many miracles of healing. Matthew 15:29-31; Mark 7:31-37

65. The feeding of the four thousand. Mouth of Wady Semakh, near Gergesa Matthew 15:32-38; Mark 8:1-9

66. The Pharisees and Sadducess Demand a sign from Heaven. Magdala and Dalmanutha Mt 15:39 16:1-12; Mark 8:10-21

67. Heals blind man near Bethsaida. Julias Mark 8:22-26

68. Peter's confession of Christ. Way to Caesurae Philippi Matthew 16:13-20 Mark 8:27-30 Luke 9:18-21

69. Foretells His death and resurrection. Way to Caesarea Philippi Mt 16:21-28 Mark 8:31-38, 9:1 Luke 9:22-27

70. The Transfiguration of Christ. Matthew 17:1-13 Mark 9:2-13 Luke 9:28-36

71. Heals the Lunatic Boy. near Mount Mermon Mat. 17:14-20 Mark 9:14-29 Luke 9:37-43

72. Again foretells Death and Resurrection. return trip Mount Hermon to Capernaum Mat. 17:22-23; Mk. 9:30-32 Lu. 9:43-45

73. Shekel in fish's mouth. near Capernaum Mat.l7:24-27

74. Discourse on humility and forgiveness. Capernaum Matthew Chapter 18; Mark 9:33-50: Luke 9:46-50

75. Christ at the feast of tabernacles. Jerusalem John 7:1-52

76. The woman taken in adultery. Herusalem John 8:53, 8:1-11

77. Christ the Light of the world. Jerusalem John 8:12-59

78. Final departure from Galilee. Mat.l9:l-2 Mk. 10:1 Luke 9:51-62

79. Mission of seventy Disciples. Capernaum Luke 10:1-24

80. The good Samaritan. Capernaum Luke 10:25-37

81. The visit to Martha and Mary. Bethany Luke 10:38-42

82. Heals the man born blind Jerusalem. John Chapter 9

83. The Good Shepherd. Jerusalem John 10:1-21

84. Christ at the feast of dedication. Jerusalem John 10:22-42

85. Teaches His Disciples to Pray. Mount of Olives, Mount Hattin (?) Luke 11:1-13

86. Heals blind and dumb man possessed with a devil and Rebukes Pharisees. Pera Mt. 12:22-45 Luke 11:14-36

87. Woe against the Pharisees uttered at a Pharisee's table. Perea Luke 11:37-54

88. Preached to His Disciples against Spirit of Pharisaism. Perea Luke 12

89. The Galileans slain by Pilate. Perea Luke 13:1-9

90. The woman healed on a Sabbath. Perea Luke 13:10-21

91. The Question whether few are saved. Perea Luke 13:22-30

92. Christ reproves Herod and Jerusalem. Perea Luke 13:31-35

93. Discourse at Chief Pharisee's table. Perea Luke 14:1-24

94. Discourse On counting the cost, Three parables of Grace. Perea Luke 14:25-35, Chapter 15

95. Two Parables of Warning. Perea Luke Chapter 16


    Concerning Forgiveness and faith. Perea Luke 17:1-10

96. The raising of Lazarus. Bethany John 11:l-46

97. The Withdrawal to Ephraim. Ephraim John 11:47-54

98. Heals ten lepers. Scythopolis (Beth Shean) Luke 17:11-19

99. The coming of the Kingdom. Perea Luke 17:20-37, 18:1-8


    The Pharisee and the Publican. Perea Luke 18:9-14

100. Answers Pharisees concerning divorce. Perea Matthew 19:3-12; Mark 10:2-12

101. Christ blessed little children. Perea Matthew 19:13-15; Mark 10:13-16; Luke 18:15-17

102. Instructs rich young ruler how to attain eternal life. Perea Mat. 19:16-30, 20:1-16 Mark 10:17-31 Luke 18:18-30

103. Christ foretells His crucifixion. Perea Matthew 20:17-19 Mark 10:32-34 Luke 18:31-34

104. Ambition of James and John Perea Mat. 29:20-28; Mark 10:35-45

105. Heals the blind Men near Jericho. Matthew 20:29-34; Mark 10:46-52; Luke 18:35-43

106. Visit to Zacchaeus. Jericho Luke 19:1-10

107. Parable of ten pieces of money. Out of Jericho Luke 19:11-28

108. Anointing of Jesus by Mary of Bethany. Bethany Mt. 26:6-13, Mark 14:3-9; John 11:55, 12:1-11

109. Triumphal entry into Jerusalem. Jerusalem Mat. 21:1-11; Mark 11:1-11 Luke 19:29-44; John 12:12-19

110. Cursing of the Fig tree. between Bethany and Jerusalem Matthew 21:18,19 Mark 11:12-14

111. Second cleansing of the temple. Jerusalem Matthew 21:12-17 Mark 11:15-19 Luke 19:45-48, 21:37-38

112. Fig tree withered away. (note:110) Matthew 21:20 Mark 11:20

113. Christ's Authority challenged. Jerusalem Mat. 21:23-27; Mark 11:27-33 Luke 20:1-8

114. Three parables of warning. Jerusalem Matthew 21:28-46, 22:1-14; Mark12:1-12; Luke 20:9-19

115. Three Questions by the Jewish rulers. Jerusalem Mt. 22:15-40; Mark 12:13-34; Luke 20:20-40

116. Christ's Unanswerable Question. Jerusalem Mt 22:41-46; Mark 12:35-37; Luke 20:41-44

117. Discourse against the Scribes. Matthew Chapter 23; Mark 12:38-40; Luke 20:45-47

118. The widow's mite. Jerusalem Mark 12:41-44; Luke 21:1-4

119. Gentiles seeking Jesus John 12:20-36

120. The Jew's rejection of Christ. Jerusalem John 12:37-50

121. Christ foretells the destruction of Jerusalem. Mount of Olives Mat. Chapters 24, 25, 26:1,2 Mark Chap. 13; Lu. 21: 5-38

122. The conspiracy between the chief Priests and Judas Mat. 26:1-5, 14-16; Mk. 14:1, 2, 10, 11; Lu. 22:1-6

123. The last supper. Upper room, Jerusalem Matthew 26:17-36 Mark 14:12-26; Luke 22:7-30; John 13:1-30

124. Last discourses. in upper room and on way to Gethsemane Mat.26:31-35; Mk.l4:27-31 Lu.22:31-38 John l3:31-38,14,15,16,17

125. Christ's agony at Gethsemane. Matthew 26:30, 36-46; Mark 14:26, 32-42; Luke 22:39-46; John 18:1

126. Christ's betrayal and arrest. Gehtsemane Mat. 26:47-56; Mark 14:43-52; Luke 22:47-53; John 18:1-11

127. Trial before the Jewish authorities. Jerusalem Mat. 26:57,Mat. 27:10 Mark 14:53-72 15:1 Luke 22:54-71 John 18:12-27

128. Christ before Pilate. Jerusalem Matthew 27:2, 11-31; Mark 15:1-20; Luke 23:1-25: John 18:28-39, 19:1-16

Order of the trials

a. Before Annas. John 18:13

b. Before Caiaphas, the High Priest. Matthew 26:57 Mark 14:53 Luke 22:54 John 18:13-14,19-24

c. Peter's Denial. Matthew 26:58, 69-75 Mark 14:54,66-72 Luke 22:54-62 John 18:15-18,25-27

d. Before the Council. Matthew 26:57-68 Mark 14:53-65 Luke 22:66-71 John 18:24,28

e. First Time Before Pilate. Luke 23:1-7

f. Before Herod. Luke 23:8-11

g. Second Time Before Pilate. Matthew 27:1-2, 11-26 Mark 15:1-15 Luke 23:13-25 John 18:28-19:16

h. Judas Returns the Money. Matthew 27:3-10

i. Jesus Mocked by the Soldiers. Matthew 27:27-31 Mark 15:16-20 John 19:1-3

Crucifixion of Christ

129. Crucifixion of Christ. at Calvary, north of Jerusalem Mat. 27:32-56; Mark 15:21-41; Luke 23:26-49; John 19:16-37

Order of the Crucifixion

a. Carrying the Cross. Matthew 27:32-33 Mark 15:20-22 Luke 23:26-31 John 19:17

b. The Soldiers Gambled for Jesus' Clothes. Matthew 27:35 Mark 15:24 Luke 23:34 John 19:23-24

c. Writing Above the Cross. Matthew 27:37 Mark 15:26 Luke 23:38 John 19:19-22

d. Four Thieves Crucified with Jesus. Matthew 27:38,44 Mark 15:27-28 Luke 23:33,39-43 John 19:18,32

e. Jesus' Mother at the Cross. John 19:25-27

f. Jesus Mocked While on the Cross. Matthew 27:39-44 Mark 15:29-32 Luke 23:35,37

g. Jesus' Thirst on the Cross. Matthew 27: 34,48 Mark 15:23,36 John 19:29-30

h. Jesus dismisses His Spirit, Death of Jesus. Matthew 27:50 Mark 15:37 Luke 23:46 John 19:30

i. Jesus' Side Pierced. John 19:31-37

130. Burial of Christ. near Calvary Mat. 27:57-61; Mark 15:42-47; Luke 23:50-56; John 19:38-42

131. Sepulchre sealed and watched. near Calvary Mat. 27:62-66

Resurrection

132. Resurrection. near Calvary. Matthew 28:1-1O; Mark 16:1-11;Luke 23:56, 24:1-12; John 20:1-18

133. Soldiers at sepulchre. Matthew 28:11-15

134. Christ appears to two disciples after His resurrection. Emmaus Mark 16:12-13 Luke 24:13-35

135. Appears to disciples, Thomas absent. Mark 16:14; Luke 24:36-43: John 20:19-25

136. Appears again, Thomas present. Jerusalem John 20:26-29

137. Appears to seven disciples. Second miraculous draught of fishes. western shore, Sea of Galilee John 21:1-24

138. Appears to eleven disciples. on a mountain in Galilee Mt 28:16-20 Mark 16:15-18

139. Christ's final appearance and His ascension into Heaven. Mount of Olives Mark 16:19-20; Luke 24:44-53


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