HEY!! Go fetch me some water! It better be clean or else I'll drown you in it! And you, clean my clothes NOW!!
I want to get out of here
The covenant is at Mount Sinai. We must retrieve it
We are right behind you, Moses!
Oh!! It's the greatest king!!
Jewish history began in 1900 B.C. with Abraham and his wife, Sarah. She gave birth to Issac, who later had two sons. One of them was named Jacob, who had twelve sons. 150 years later, things went to a dark turn.
SILENCE! King David has arrived
It's King David!!
In Egypt, many Israelites were used as slaves from 1500 B.C. to 1290 B.C.
Moses led the Israelities out of Egypt between 1290 B.C. to 1000 B.C. to get the covenant that was formed in Mount Sinai. Later, they headed to Canaan, the Promised Land, where they faced many battles for the land.
Everyone!! Choose Herod as our next king to rule!!
It will be an honor
In 1000 B.C. the Kingdom of Israel was formed. Samuel encouraged other to select Saul as their first king to rule. David, Saul's son-in-law, ruled after Saul. He was known as the greatest king of Israel. Before King David died, his son, Solomon was crowned to be king.
Between 198 B.C. to 6A.D. the Jews fought the Greeks for freedom. This battle was called the Maccabee War. They successfully beat the Greeks and they celebrated their victory. This celebration became a holiday for Jews called Hanukkah.
When the Romans beat the Greeks, the Roman rule took over the Greek rule. This led the Jews losing their freedom. Herod, a man from Idumea, was chosen by the Romans to rule. In 66 A.D. a group called the Zealots fought against the Romans for the Jews' freedom. however they were unsuccessful.