How many were in Jacob's family when they came into Egypt? View all View original

This Bible contradiction is from the Skeptic's Annotated Bible.



Genesis 46:27 View context

And 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 ten.

Exodus 1:5 View context

And all the souls that came out of the loins of Jacob were seventy souls: for Joseph was in Egypt [already].


Acts 7:14 View context

Then sent Joseph, and called his father Jacob to [him], and all his kindred, threescore and fifteen souls.