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Good News Bible has good news on the adoption of conjecture emendation

Good News about the Good News Bible: the title is lying to you. The Good News Bible is not a real bible, not in the technical sense. It does not provide a true translation of Christian or Jewish scripture. It is instead a book that re-writes the stories found in religious scripture while masquerading with biblical … Continue reading Good News Bible has good news on the adoption of conjecture emendation

The Tower of Babel – A Divisive And Fearful God

The Tower of Babel caught my eye after having decided to read my bible.  I attended some 8 years of Hebrew School, and have read the bible before, but it has been a long time.  I can’t quote passages from it on a whim, nor do I know it half as well as I know … Continue reading The Tower of Babel – A Divisive And Fearful God