Joseph had two sons born to him in Egypt, and all of Jacob's household who went to Egypt numbered 70.
All those who descended from Jacob totaled 75 persons. Now Joseph was already in Egypt.
Your ancestors went down to Egypt with 70 people, but the LORD your God has now made you as numerous as the stars in the sky."
The LORD told Moses, "Come up to the LORD, you and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, and 70 of the elders of Israel, and worship at a distance.
Then Moses and Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, and 70 of the elders of Israel went up
Then the LORD told Moses, "Gather together for me 70 men who are elders of Israel, men whom you know to be elders of the people and officers over them. Then bring them to the Tent of Meeting and let them stand there with you.
So Moses went out and told the people what the LORD had said. He gathered 70 men from the elders of the people and stationed them around the tent.
I saw 70 men from the elders of the house of Israel standing among them, including Shaphan's son Jaazaniah. Each man held a censer in his hand. As the scent of the cloud of incense ascended,
From Bigvai's descendants: Uthai, Zabbud, and 70 men with him.
Gideon raised 70 sons as his direct descendants, since he had many wives.
"Ask all the "lords" of Shechem, "What's better for you? That 70 men, each of them Jerubbaal's sons, rule over you? Or that one man rule over you?' Keep in mind that I'm like your own close relative."
to his father's house in Ophrah. There he murdered his own brothers, Jerubbaal's sons all 70 of them in one place. But Jerubbaal's youngest son Jotham survived by hiding himself.
"But now as for you, you've rebelled against my father's house today. You've murdered his sons 70 men in one place, and you've installed Abimelech, the son of his mistress, as king to rule over the "lords" of Shechem, since he's related to you.
so that the violence committed against the 70 sons of Jerubbaal might come back on their brother Abimelech, who murdered them, and so it might come back on the "lords" of Shechem, who provoked him to murder his brothers.
That's how God repaid Abimelech for the evil thing he did to his father by killing his 70 brothers.
2 Kings 10:1
Meanwhile, Ahab had 70 sons who lived in Samaria. So Jehu wrote letters and sent them to Samaria to the rulers of Jezreel, the elders, and the guardians of Ahab's children. He told them,
2 Kings 10:6
But Jehu wrote them another letter: "If you're loyal to me, and if you intend to obey my commands, then bring the heads of your master's sons and meet me in Jezreel about this time tomorrow."
Adoni-bezek used to brag, "Seventy kings without thumbs and big toes used to eat what was left under my table. God has repaid me for what I've done." They brought him to Jerusalem, and he later died there.
From Elam's descendants: Athaliah's son Jeshaiah and 70 men with him.
After this, the Lord appointed 70 other disciples and was about to send them ahead of him in pairs to every town and place that he intended to go.
The 70 disciples came back and joyously reported, "Lord, even the demons are submitting to us in your name!"
Then he summoned two centurions and ordered, "Get 200 soldiers ready to leave for Caesarea at nine o'clock tonight, along with 70 mounted soldiers and 200 soldiers with spears.
2 Kings 10:7
Now the king's sons, totaling 70 men, were living with the leading men of the city, who were their guardians. When the letter from Jehu arrived, the city leaders arrested the king's sons, slaughtered all 70 of them, put their heads in baskets, and sent them to Jehu at Jezreel.
He had 40 sons and 30 grandsons who rode on 70 donkeys. He governed Israel for eight years.
2 Chronicles 29:32
The number of burnt offerings brought by the assembly was 70 bulls, 100 rams, and 200 lambs. All of these were burnt offerings to the LORD.
Then they came to Elim where there were twelve springs of water and 70 palm trees, and they camped there by the water.
They traveled from Marah and arrived at Elim. In Elim there were twelve wells of water and 70 palm trees, so they rested there.
The cattle numbered 36,000, so the LORD's tribute totaled 72.
The Descendants of Levi: Descendants of Jeshua and Kadmiel; that is, descendants of Hodaviah: 74
The Descendants of Levi: Jeshua of Kadmiel's descendants: that is, Hodevah's descendants: 74
Then Joseph invited his father Jacob and all his relatives to come to him in Egypt 75 persons in all.
For if Cain is being avenged seven times, then Lamech will be avenged 77 times."
He caught a young man from Succoth and interrogated him. He wrote out for Gideon a list of the 77 officials of Succoth, including its elders.
The descendants of those who had been taken into captivity and who had returned from captivity offered burnt offerings to the God of Israel: twelve bulls for all of Israel, 96 rams, 77 lambs, and twelve male goats as a sin offering all of them burnt offerings to the LORD.