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Genesis 22 to 24: death, marriage and sacrifice

Chapter 22, in which Isaac nearly gets sacrificed. Given this rather unpleasant and bloody scene (at least for the Ram, and probably fairly traumatic for the kid too), it seems somewhat appropriate that at least some Jewish and Muslim traditions … Continue reading

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Genesis 19 to 23- Attempted gang rape, nukes, incest, wife-swapping, conspiracy to child murder.

Before we get going, an observation. I knew that this “Bible equals ‘family values’” was nonsense, but the behaviour of God’s favourites is just appalling. As Roddy McDowall, playing “Benjamin Fischer” said in the The Legend of Hell House (1973)- … Continue reading

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