The goal of this book is to demonstrate "that every chronological statement contained in the Sacred Writ is consistent with all other chronological statements contained there-in. "The author carefully and thoroughly investigates the chronological and mathematical facts of the Old Testament, proving them to be accurate and reliable. This biblically sound, scholarly, and easy-to-understand book will enlighten and astound its readers with solutions and alternatives to many questions Bible scholars have had over the centuries. Solution to the chronology of JudgesSolution to Daniel 9:2, the 483-year prophecy Solution to the length of the Hebrews' sojourn in EgyptSolution to the "number of souls" in Egypt when Jacob came thereChronology of the life of Christ Chronology of the kings of the divided monarchy48 charts, graphs, and diagramsFully indexed/complete bibliographyWall sized charts on a companion CD-ROM
Were there 66, 70, or 75 "souls" in Egypt when Jacob arrived? Were the Hebrews in Egypt for 430 years, or a shorter length of time? How long did Jacob have to wait before marrying the first of Laban's daughters, and how long did he wait for the second? What year was Christ born? With reliable explanatory text, charts, and diagrams, this book provides a systematic framework of the chronology of the Bible from Genesis through the life of Christ. Features:
Jones solves the Bible's most intriguing mysteries, including the chronology of Judges, Daniel 9:25, the 493-year prophecy, and more. Includes 48 charts, graphs, diagrams, and a complete bibliography.