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The Origin And Destiny Of Nations - Article
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Henry Morris, Ph.D. - confusion of tongues and dispersion of the families at Babel (Genesis 11:9). There seems to have been 70 families there, and these became the 70 original nations, as listed in the Table of Nations in Genesis 10. There were three basic streams of...
The Nations and the Children of Israel - Article
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Henry Morris, Ph.D. - before Adam. He also mentioned the division of the nations (Genesis 10) that occurred before Israel even existed. Yet somehow these nations were seventy in number, the same as "the number of the children of Israel" when they migrated...
How Populations Grow - Article
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Henry Morris, Ph.D. - ... calculate that the seventy who came into Egypt with Jacob (Genesis 46:27) could easily have multiplied to over five million in just ten generations, assuming only that the average family had six children who lived and reproduced, and that only...
How Populations Can Grow - Article
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Henry Morris, Ph.D. - ... calculate that the seventy who came into Egypt with Jacob (Genesis 46:27) could easily have multiplied to over five million in just ten generations, assuming only that the average family had six children who lived and reproduced, and that only...
Genesis 46:27: threescore and ten - Study Note
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... sixty-six, whereas the totals as given for his four wives (Genesis 46:15,18,22,25) add to seventy. These, however, include Joseph and his two sons (Genesis 46:19-20), accounting for sixty-nine. Since Jacob himself is included in the seventy of...
Genesis 46:27
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... the sons of Joseph, which were born him in Egypt, were two souls: all the souls of the house of Jacob, which came into Egypt, were threescore and...
Deuteronomy 32:4: without iniquity - Study Note
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... boundaries after the Flood and after Babel, as recorded in Genesis 10, the Table of Nations. It is noteworthy that there are seventy nations listed in this Table, where it says that “by these [families of the three sons of Noah] were the...
Numbers 1:46: all they that were numbered - Study Note
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million. Since there were only seventy who had entered Egypt (Genesis 46:27), this represented an average doubling of the Israelite population every twenty to thirty years, depending upon the somewhat uncertain duration of their stay in Egypt,...
Exodus 24:1: seventy of the elders - Study Note
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... the seventy founders who had migrated to Israel with Jacob (Genesis 46:27)....
Acts 7:14: threescore and fifteen souls - Study Note
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... threescore and fifteen souls. In Genesis 46:27, we are told that “all the souls of the house of Jacob, which came into Egypt, were threescore and ten.” A number of ways have been suggested for correlating these two numbers. Probably...
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