Three returns from Babylon

In 587 BC, Nebuchadnezzar conquered Jerusalem. He deported the tribe of Judah to Babylon. Later, on three separate occasions, some are permitted to return. [UPDATED]

 


 

THE FIRST RETURN

In 538 BC, Zerubbabel returned to rebuild the temple.

This is described in:

 

THE SECOND RETURN

In 458 BC, Ezra returned to reform the people.

This is described in:

 

THE THIRD RETURN

In 444 BC, Nehemiah returned in order to rebuild the walls of Jerusalem.

This is described in:

 


Ezra ● Nehemiah

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