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I Read the Whole Bible

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    The Best Bible Translation - I get asked more than any other question, I am asked “Which Bible translation is the most accurate or the one closest to the original Hebrew and...
    NoFinalConflict NoFinalConflict 36-40, F 4 Responses Jan 5, 2012

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    When I Reached The Age Of Reason - I have a Catholic Bible and The King James Bible in my room. There are different books in the Catholic Bible compared to the King James version...
    revolution77 revolution77 18-21, M 5 Responses Feb 12, 2011

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    Naturally Some People Think I Cheated :P - Because for me the "whole Bible" is only the 24 books of the Old Testament, but hey, who's counting? PS Regarding some of the things...
    pushingforward93 pushingforward93 22-25, M Jun 11, 2013

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    Have Read It Many Times - And continue to read it.  I think alot of things are taken out of context and taken too literally.  Take for instance the story of Noah. ...
    IamGone IamGone 41-45, M 4 Responses Jun 15, 2009

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    The 10 Commandments - A part of the Bible that caught my attention was when Jesus was confronted by by these people who asked him what the most important commandments was, and he...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F 1 Response Nov 3, 2007

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    It's Not That Hard to Do - You just have to do it a page at a time.  It can be done in a year, but take the time you need.  Each time you read through it, even without a...
    dorobo dorobo 70+, M Apr 18, 2008

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    In The Process - I am in the process of reading the entire bible all the way through chronologically. It is not all easy to take in but I find I can see a truer face of man and God...
    guerrillasaint guerrillasaint 26-30 Feb 4, 2011

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    Pretty Interesting - I've read it a few times.  I wanted to know what the big deal was.  I think it's an interesting text, but the kernels of wisdom that are in there...
    Seraph1m Seraph1m 26-30, M 8 Responses Nov 3, 2007

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    The Quiet Words Of The Wise Are More To Be Heeded Than The Shouts Of A Ruler Of Fools - My favorite book is Ecclesiastes, i am not religious but i read it all on my own free will...
    roseofthedevilsgarden roseofthedevilsgarden 22-25, F 1 Response May 21, 2012

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    A Gift From a Stranger - I worked in an estate agents in dulwich and worked by the window. A man who had an obvious mental problem used to walk past the office and he would always...
    thehippy thehippy 41-45, F 14 Responses Jun 19, 2009

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    I've Read the Whole Bible - I've read the whole Bible several times. I've never started at Genesis and read all the way through to Revelation though. But there is not a book in the...
    walkingonfaith walkingonfaith 31-35 2 Responses Dec 24, 2008

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    Slow and Steady Wins the Race - It's not that hard to read it all. I just read a chapter every night.
    ameeker ameeker 21-25, F 3 Responses Nov 14, 2007

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    WHY I Read the Holy Bible -     I read my bible because I wanted to know if people were quoting it right.  The Holy Bible tells it like is.  After reading...
    METALERVIN METALERVIN 41-45, F 2 Responses Jul 27, 2008

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    Yes. - I've read the bible cover to cover many, many, many times. I've also taken several biblical classes in high school and college. Sometimes I feel like I know more about...
    kleisse kleisse 22-25, F 10 Responses Feb 28, 2009

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    It Took Awhile But I Did It - Yeah, it took me almost a year to finish reading the bible - but I was glad I did it. And you get so much more from it by reading it yourself - ...
    SukYoung SukYoung 26-30, F Dec 18, 2010

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    It Changed My Mind. - It's ironic to me that a text such as the bible can produce so many mixed emotions from so many people. How can one book have so much of an impact. I guess it...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Dec 27, 2008

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    Once Or Twice A Year - I read my Bible every day. I read until I feel the need to pray, write something or add a request in my journal. Then I read, write and pray some more...
    SweetMae SweetMae 56-60, F 4 Responses Nov 30, 2013

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    Only Once - That sounds bad! In fact, I often read parts of the Bible, but have only once been through it, from beginning to end, using a concordance which provided a useful...
    sichtbar sichtbar 46-50 4 Responses Jun 3, 2010

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    I Read the Whole Bible... - While it is true that, "I read the whole Bible". I mean something more by that... That is to say that I believe the whole Bible. I think that...
    Lionroot Lionroot 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 25, 2008

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    The Bible Is a Love Letter From Jesus - The Bible especially the N.T. Gospels is all about the only Christ or Messiah, JESUS of Nazareth. The 4 Gospels are a 50 day snapshot of a 3...
    JESUSrulesWlove JESUSrulesWlove 41-45 1 Response Jun 24, 2008

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    The Reason I Read the New Testament - I read parts of the Bible all the time, I keep it on my bed...but I found I was always looking up parts of the New Testament. Finding it easy...
    csan csan 61-65, F Nov 18, 2007

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    Even Though - even though i have read my bible all the way through several times ...it always holds a wonderful new way of popping out at me in a whole new fresh light each time I...
    justamoth justamoth 46-50, F 2 Responses Jun 8, 2010

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    Cover to Cover - As i am not a church goer, I felt the need to study God's word myself.  I have a Schoffield reference bible, a Strong's Concordance, and Halley's Bible...
    lonesurvivor lonesurvivor 51-55, F 1 Response Jun 19, 2009

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    And Still Do - I read it as a spiritual book and do not take it litterally. I feel it is symbolic in meaning and we can interpret it how we want. I feel closer to God and that is...
    Vanbelieves Vanbelieves 46-50, M 2 Responses Jan 6, 2012

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    I've Read the Whole Bible... - I've read the whole bible, and that's part of the reason that I'm an atheist.
    DivaOfDarkness DivaOfDarkness 22-25, F 2 Responses Mar 20, 2008

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    I Read It All... - All of it makes sense. I read it all and thought about it. I then referred to a study bible if I didn't understand anything. There is so much more beyond what...
    Wayney Wayney 16-18, M 3 Responses Sep 21, 2007

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    Still Not Touched By It In Anyway - I have read the whole bible. i still am not religious. i think its just a bunch of writing done by random men. it was written 40 after Jesus...
    enemyinthemirror enemyinthemirror 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 30, 2012

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    About 16 Times - I am currently on my 20th or so time through The New Testament and 16th or so time through The Old Testament. It is a goal of myself and a few other people...
    gingershuman gingershuman 36-40, M Sep 21, 2012

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    Am I Half Way ? Does This Count to Join the Group? - I read the whole New testament.   Its my favorite part of the bible!  and I enjoy conversing with other who...
    csan csan 61-65, F 1 Response Nov 3, 2007

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    Incorrect Bible Translations. - Hi, this may seem out of character for me because I make no secret of the fact that religion is not my friend. When I was a child I was forced to...
    wraithorn wraithorn 41-45, M 3 Responses Jun 9, 2013

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    The Bible I Have Read Whole And I Love Every Thing That I Have Read - i keep read the bible all the time you can nevergo wrong if you do it you can hear god talk to you from his...
    susiehouston susiehouston 56-60, F Jun 17, 2011

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    Reading Plan - I have started a reading plan with Our Daily Bread. I am determined to follow through. I am a little bit behind now, but I want to finish reading through the whole...
    SavedByGrace14 SavedByGrace14 22-25, F Jan 6, 2008

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    Actually a Few Different Versions of It. - And they all make for a pretty disjointed, and at times cruel and violent storybook that would probablly make a decent date movie... ...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Mar 14, 2009

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    I have read so many books on history, science, law, finance, business, psychology, etc., I am long overdue in reading the Bible front cover to cover.
    shiningcosmos shiningcosmos 41-45, F 2 Responses Mar 18

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    All Men Saved ? ~ Predestination is the doctrine that God alone is the One who chooses who is saved, that He ordains the means, the time, and the circumstances of salvation and...
    PMEWhite PMEWhite 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 8

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    I am very selective about who I add to my circle. My circle is best-friends only, so there's no quick way of getting into my circle. Unless you're an EP regular in the QA section...
    GeekyLittleThing GeekyLittleThing 13-15, F 3 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    Defense of Total Depravity and Its Effects on the Human Will ~ Total Depravity means that sin has touched all of what a person is. In the unbeliever this means that his...
    PMEWhite PMEWhite 31-35, M 5 days ago

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    I don't do well with systematic by the plan reading outlines. So when my pastor had a reading checklist that let you jump around chapter by chapter,or the option to at least,I...
    Retronatrix Retronatrix 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez dies at 87: I just read that Gabriel Garcia Marquez recently passed away. I remember reading some of his works in college. May he rest in...
    WoodRooster WoodRooster 31-35, M 4 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    This is my most recent bible study, a fruit of my quiet devotion on Psalm 119. I spend a week or so with each Verse and when I have understood a bit I write down my thoughts. So...
    Dreammmer Dreammmer 46-50, M 1 Response Mar 22

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    My Bible buddy and I got through all of Job. YAY!
    Retronatrix Retronatrix 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    It's a scary thing to admit out loud. I imagine some bearded guy at a gate writing my name down, or crossing it out, in front of a gate and saying "well then, you don't get in...
    TomorrowIsNew TomorrowIsNew 41-45 2 Responses Apr 4

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    The stories of Noah as well as other stories in the old testament are directly taken from Sumerian literature and almost verbatim. the jews, while captive in babylon, heard these...
    ThisAsianLovesYou ThisAsianLovesYou 16-17, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I read everyday. I love fantasy authors and one day wish to write my own novel. My favorite author is Kim Harrison. Right now I am reading the wheel of time series by Robert Jordan...
    kenrin kenrin 26-30, M 20 hrs ago

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    Currently reading one of the Rebus books by Ian Rankin. No great challenge, but immense fun to read, and it reminds me of my time in Edinburgh.
    jumpersforgoalposts jumpersforgoalposts 46-50, M 1 Response 19 hrs ago

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    I love to read and every time I read I feel like I'm literally living the life in the book. I love the fiction men in them
    lani9318 lani9318 18-21, F 5 hrs ago

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    If I owed somebody a debt I would offer to read them a book for payment, you know instead of actually paying for something that is as valuable as an individual persons time. Or...
    Orchards Orchards 18-21, M Apr 8

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    I can not believe the bible is the bestselling book. It's absolutely boring and full of hate. It should be taken off the shelves considering the bible does more harm than good.
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I am currently reading Ultraviolet by R.J.Anderson. So far its brilliant! Its really interesting. :3
    Meloryne Meloryne 16-17, F 18 hrs ago