Take the 2-minute tour ×
Mi Yodeya is a question and answer site for those who base their lives on Jewish law and tradition and anyone interested in learning more. It's 100% free, no registration required.

Who knows one hundred fifty-seven?

Please cite/link your sources, if possible. At some point at least twenty-four hours from now, I will:

  • Upvote all interesting answers.

  • Accept the best answer.

  • Go on to the next number.

share|improve this question
add comment

1 Answer 1

up vote 1 down vote accepted

Yitzchak was 157 when Yaakov began his journey home.

123 when Yaakov left (sourced previously in MiYodeya)

14 years that Yaakov was in Yeshivas S&E

20 years Yaakov was by Lavan

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.