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Occam Bandage Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-24-08 01:50 PM
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7. I don't see any reason to suspect myth.
The Biblical account of the Captivity is entirely consistent with Babylonian, Persian, and Judaic history.
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  -Babylonian captivity of ancient Israelites: definitely myth or possibly fact? Boojatta  Oct-24-08 10:36 AM   #0 
  - Who cares?  LiberadorHugo   Oct-24-08 10:40 AM   #1 
  - Where else could the have cribbed the Flood story  hobbit709   Oct-24-08 10:40 AM   #2 
  - I dunno, honey. From Ur, where Abraham came from?  aquart   Oct-24-08 10:46 AM   #4 
  - Gilgamesh?  ROakes1019   Oct-24-08 10:57 AM   #6 
  - What on earth makes you think it's a myth?  aquart   Oct-24-08 10:44 AM   #3 
  - Humans love to imprison or enslave  Hydra   Oct-24-08 10:47 AM   #5 
  - I don't see any reason to suspect myth.  Occam Bandage   Oct-24-08 01:50 PM   #7 
  - Probable fact  edhopper   Oct-24-08 05:49 PM   #8 
  - Fact, actually, but you need to make sure you have the CORRECT facts  TechBear_Seattle   Oct-25-08 10:44 AM   #9 
  - And your point?  FM Arouet666   Oct-26-08 05:30 AM   #10 

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