Matthews 1996 , p.
In 37 B. Isaiah, Jeremiah, Daniel and Ezekiel were prophets. Biblical inerrancy is the belief that the Bible "is without error or fault in all its teaching"; or, at least, that "Scripture in the original manuscripts does not affirm anything that is contrary to fact". Methuselah topic Methuselah Hebrew: Jacob was 77, Esau 77, Isaac 137, Eber 462 years old. Abijam reigned 3 years.
Joshua 14: Exodus 7: In total these antediluvian kings ruled for 241,200 years from the time when "the kingship was lowered from heaven" to the time when "the flood" swept over the land. Davies 2008 , p. When read literally these verses plainly describe the dynastic histories of the Ptolemies in Egypt the king of the south and the Seleucids in Syria the king of the north , the two divisions of the Hellenistic empire that were of interest to the author verse 6.
Betts, Holman Illustrated Bible Dictionary, pp.
The year Noah was born. Kent Hovind topic Kent E. His son Amon succeeded him. Judges 9: Thiele 1983 , p. Hosea, Jonah, Amos, Isaiah, Micah were prophets. Noah was 234, Lamech 416, Methuselah 603, Jared 803 years old. Israel was crushed and oppressed in the hand of the Philistines and in the hand of the Ammonites 18 years.