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How could a good God demand that Abraham kill his son?

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Virgin Birth and What It Means

What is the theological significance of the virginal conception in the gospels?

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Dead Sea Scrolls Community

Who wrote the Dead Sea Scrolls, and what do the scrolls tell us about them?

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Bible Odyssey: People, Places, and Passages

Explore the fascinating origins of the Bible and its eventful history. On Bible Odyssey, the world’s leading scholars share the latest historical and literary research on key people, places, and passages of the Bible.

New Testament writings were read in churches early on but were not generally called "scripture" until the end of the second century C.E.

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