What are the Bible contradictions? (2023)

What are the main contradictions in the Bible?

Biblical Contradictions
  • The Sabbath Day. “Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy.” — Exodus 20:8. ...
  • The Permanence of Earth. “… the earth abideth for ever.” — Ecclesiastes 1:4. ...
  • Seeing God. ...
  • Human Sacrifice. ...
  • The Power of God. ...
  • Personal Injury. ...
  • Circumcision. ...
  • Incest.

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How many contradictions exist in the Bible?

In his 1670 Tractatus Theologico-Politicus, Baruch Spinoza considered the Bible to be "a book rich in contradictions". In the 18th century, Thomas Paine in The Age of Reason compiled many of the Bible's self-contradictions. And in 1860, William Henry Burr produced a list of 144 self-contradictions in the Bible.

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How does the Bible explain contradictions?

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How much of the Bible is accurate?

“ … the historical books of the Old Testament are as accurate historical documents as any that we have from antiquity and are in fact more accurate than many of the Egyptian, Mesopotamian, or Greek histories. These Biblical records can be and are used as are other ancient documents in archaeological work.”

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How do we know the Bible is true?

Evidence for the Bible

We have copies of the manuscripts and throughout history these copies show that the Bible has been transmitted accurately. Despite common skeptical claims that the Bible has often been changed through the centuries, the physical evidence tells another story.

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Are there any mistakes in the Bible?

The Bible is generally read with more care than newspapers, which means that even relatively harmless blunders have been assured a place in typographical history. But because the source materials are thousands of years old, and in foreign languages, mistranslations are as much of a problem as misprints.

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Can the Bible be trusted?

1. The biblical manuscripts have been reliably transmitted from the authors to us today. What should a person look for when checking to see if an ancient text has been corrupted? The person should look for other surviving copies of that text to cross reference for variants.

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Does Bible mention dinosaurs?

According to the Bible, dinosaurs must have been created by God on the sixth day of creation. Genesis 1:24 says, “And God said, Let the earth bring forth the living creature after his kind, cattle, and creeping thing, and beast of the earth after his kind: and it was so.”

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Are there mistakes in the Bible?

The Bible is generally read with more care than newspapers, which means that even relatively harmless blunders have been assured a place in typographical history. But because the source materials are thousands of years old, and in foreign languages, mistranslations are as much of a problem as misprints.

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Does Bible mention dinosaurs?

According to the Bible, dinosaurs must have been created by God on the sixth day of creation. Genesis 1:24 says, “And God said, Let the earth bring forth the living creature after his kind, cattle, and creeping thing, and beast of the earth after his kind: and it was so.”

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How old is the Earth according to the Bible?

Concerning the age of the Earth, the Bible's genealogical records combined with the Genesis 1 account of creation are used to estimate an age for the Earth and universe of about 6000 years, with a bit of uncertainty on the completeness of the genealogical records, allowing for a few thousand years more.

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