Acts 17 v 11

Calculating years across zero c.e. divide

BCE[–3–][–2–][–1–][–1–][–2–][–3–]CE

Going into reverse crossing the BCE/CE divide, causes minor problems.

If you add a BCE date to a CE date, SUBTRACT 1 from the result to get the time in years.

2 BCE + 2 CE= 4-

To cross BCE to CE or CE to BCE a given number of years, subtract present date from the year number then ADD 1.

3 BCE forward 5 years;

5-

Use the BCE CE boxes to to prove to yourself by counting.

Convert any minus figure to positive -