The patriarchs are Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. They are known as leaders in the Jewish communities. The Patriarchs are the descendants of God, they also have a special relationship with Him. From these men come God's Chosen People
The Journey to the Promised Land wasn't easy for the Israelites nor for Moses. The Israelites were complaining to Moses.They wandered the desert for 40 years unfortunately, Moses died during the long run, another leader named Joshua took over and lead the people of God through The Promise Land.
I am Alexander the Great and I am good ruler
When the Israelites reach the promise land they found out that there were people on their land, they are called the Canaanites. God wants them to conquer the land the Canaanites. Joshua lead the Israelites to battle the slowly overtime it was divided in 12 sections ( named after Jacob's sons )
Joseph: Mary! Mary! We must leave now..
In the Kingdom of Israel was ruled by a King named David; He was a wise man (He united all 12 tribes into 1) and adored by all his people. Unfortunately, his son was no good. His sons destroyed everything he created. After the Solomon passed away, A chaos happened called the Babylonian Exile wherein the Jews got arrested.
After the Babylonian Exile, the Jews were free for 200 years until the Greeks conquered their land again by King Alexander. Alexander made an empire including the Promise Land, he renamed it "Palestine". After the Great King's death, The Palestine was divided into 2 section (Northern & Southern). The People in the North lost their Jewish religion and culture due to the Greeks ruling. The Zealots started a rebellion against the government because they felt the lack of freedom.
After the Sadducees and Pharisees got into an argument the Romans saw this a weakness. The Romans conquered the Land and chose a Jewish Leader named called Herod. The King did a good thing to the Land such as rebuilding the Great temple but he was also a cruel man. When King Herod heard about a new king is going to be born, he ordered to kill all newborn boys in the city. Luckily, the angel of God sent a message to Joseph " Leave the Land and flee to Egypt."