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

2321

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.

RELATED VERSES:

Genesis 49:33 - And when Jacob had made an end of commanding his sons, he gathered up his feet into the bed, and yielded up the ghost, and was gathered unto his people.

 

GC_Era: 
BC
GC_Year: 
1726