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Jacob's Death Year Age 147—Genesis 47:28

Q: WHAT YEAR DID JACOB DIE? [Genesis 47:28]

A: IT DEPENDS WHAT CALENDAR YOU ARE USING!

On the Gregorian calendar (the one you might have on your wall) the year was 1726 BC.

On the Hebrew calendar, sometimes called the biblical calendar, the year was 2321 AM.

Genesis 47:28 New King James Version (NKJV)

28 And Jacob lived in the land of Egypt seventeen years. So the length of Jacob’s life was one hundred and forty-seven years.

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