This Fall of Israel Bible Timeline Marker can be cut out and then placed on the Bible timeline in the appropriate place so learners can quickly see approximately where in history (on the timeline) the fall of Israel to Assyria occurred. The marker can be downloaded here or by clicking the Get Activity button below. Other timeline markers can be found here. All timeline markers are removable so the timeline doesn’t become too cluttered. New markers will be added on a regular basis and announced in our free weekly newsletter.
The Fall of Israel
The fall of Samaria (the capital of the northern kingdom of Israel) to Assyria occurred in 722 BC, although the deportation of Israelites had begun some 20 years earlier. Judah, the southern kingdom, would continue until being conquered by Babylon more than 100 years later.