1687 – Born on the 24th of June in Württemberg, Germany.
1693 – He was educated by a friend, who became a master in the gymnasium at Stuttgart.
1703 – He left Stuttgart and entered the university as student at the Tübinger Stift.
– Selected to prepare materials for a treatise De Spinosismo.
1707 – Bengel entered the ministry and was appointed to the parochial charge of Metzingen unter-Urach.
1708 – He was recalled to Tübingen to undertake the office of Repetent or theological tutor.
1713 – Master of the Klosterschule at Denkendorf, a seminary for candidates for the ministry established in a former monastery of the canons of the Holy Sepulchre.
1734 – His edition of the Greek Testament was published at Tübingen and Stuttgart.
1741 – Appointed prelate at Herbrechtingen.
1742 – Published Gnomon Novi Testamenti, or Exegetical Annotations on the New Testament.
1751 – The university of Tübingen conferred upon him the degree of doctor of divinity.
1752 – Johann Albrecht Bengel died.