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Persian Empire

The ancient lands of Iraq and Iran have been fought over for several millennium. Assyria fell to Babylon and Babylon fell to …


The Babylonian Empire

Located between the rivers Tigris and Euphrates, the ancient city of Babylon became the capital of the Babylonian kingdom during the rule …


Israel’s Divided Kingdom

After Israel’s Golden Age, the land split into two kingdoms – the Kingdom of Israel and the Kingdom of Judah. This split, …


The Assyrian Empire

The mighty Assyrian Empire covered the entire Fertile Crescent region, from the Persian Gulf, following the two great rivers to the Mediterranean …


Called Out of Ur

Abraham’s home town of Ur was first inhabited around 4200-4500 BC.  Once a coastal city near the mouth of the ancient Euphrates …