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Holy Scripture [Jun. 21st, 2011|11:23 am]
Tony Grist
I attended theological college in the 1970s- where I was taught that the old testament is unhistorical, the gospels utterly unreliable, the sayings of Jesus plagiarised  and the whole Bible (though it wasn't put that way) a crazy patchwork of lies and forgeries.  I was then expected to go out and preach from it as if I believed it was the Word of God.

It did my head in. 

When I became a witch I made a virtue out of there being no such thing as a Wiccan scripture.  
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[User Picture]From: poliphilo
2011-06-21 06:40 pm (UTC)
One of the most prestigious theological colleges in England.
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[User Picture]From: poliphilo
2011-06-21 06:42 pm (UTC)
They didn't call them "lies" of course. They had ways of disguising the truth of the situation from themselves.
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