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Discrepancies between verses in Genesis Genesis 6:19-20 says that Noah took two of each clean and unclean animal onto the Ark, but Genesis 7:2 says he took seven of each clean animal (or possibly 14, depending on how you interpret it) and only two of each unclean animal: 6:19-20: And of every living thing of all flesh, two of every sort shalt thou ...


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Both "majority opinion" and "evangelical" (even with the guidelines you supplied) are slippery terms. They'll probably always be in a state of flux, so it's difficult to supply exactly what you've asked for. But don't panic. I think a relatively clear picture can still emerge. I've decided to give a sampling of three scholars who I think are firmly within ...


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The authenticity of the Johannine comma, found in 1 John 5:7, has been a subject of debate from the early sixteenth century. Wikipedia says the general consensus today is that the passage is a Latin corruption that entered the Greek manuscript tradition in subsequent copies. By the way, the Johannine Comma is not to be confused with the modern punctuation ...


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There are indeed problems in trusting the Bible if it has altered over the centuries, not only in the ways we have discovered but perhaps even in ways we are only dimly aware of if at all. It appears there have been very significant changes and additions, just two of which are the Johannine comma and the Long Ending to Mark (verses 16:9-20). We could say ...



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