586/587 the K.I.S.S. approach --- no VAT4956, Ptolemy, Josephus needed
539 BC accepted by the org. Fall of Babylon.
Jeremiah 25:9-12 ....70 years is for Babylon to rule all the known area.
539 + 70 = 609 BC ...Babylon came to power .... Fourth year of jehoiakim/first year of Babylon
597 first year of Jedekiah and good figs exiled.
Fall of Jerusalem in eleventh year of Jedekiah = 586/7 BC
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This is one of those topics that only SEEMS to be about facts, but, it is really about presentation, imho.
If I asked a nuclear scientist to explain fission to me and he did...and then I asked a double-talk artist to explain nuclear fission to me, and he did too---
I guarantee you I wouldn't know the difference!
It is the same way with this subject. Unless you are an expert, you are susceptible to either self-manipulation or external convincing simply because the
way the "facts" are presented s-o-u-n-d-s convincing.
Fun to watch, though!