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Commentary on Why Does the Bible Describe God in Human Terms?

Discussion in 'Religious Debates' started by iris89, Dec 28, 2004.

  1. iris89

    iris89 Active Member

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    Hi Deut. 32.8

    I took my information on who wrote the Torah, the first five books of the Bible, straight from a Bible encyclopedia that basically stated that he was the principle writer, but others are believed to have written small parts of it, i.e., Joshua.


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  2. Jayhawker Soule

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    Thanks, iris89.
    May I know the name of this encyclopaedia? Also, you you give me its estimate for when Moses lived? Thanks, again.
     
  3. Jayhawker Soule

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    Parenthetically, iris89, do you have access to Smith's Bible Dictionary?
     
  4. iris89

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    Hi Deut. 32.8



    Yes, I have access to Smith’s Bible Dictionary on the web. I did not use it as my source of information, but another I found in the library in Tavares. However, Smith’s Bible Dictionary gives essentially the same information, i.e., Moses wrote most of the first five books of the Bible as we know them as follows:





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