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Anonymous Flagstaff, AZ July 10, 2015

70 Souls Could it have been that "70" was a rounded number?

Was "400" [Gn 15:13] a rounded number for "430" [Ex 12:40], or was it just that there was a window of 30 years between when they entered Egypt and when the Egyptians began to enslave and afflict them [Ex 1:6-8]? Reply

____ _____ July 3, 2018
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It was already explained that 70 was an exact number. Reply

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