A researcher who uses carbon dating on ancient times

18 Jan

In one chapter, the Bible says the flood lasts for 40 days and 40 nights, but in the next it says 150 days.

To see if the floodwaters have subsided, Noah sends out a dove. There are two complete versions of the flood story interwoven on the same page.

They will be fruitful, multiply and inhabit all the land between Egypt and Mesopotamia.

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Here, he unearths one of the most important discoveries in biblical archaeology.

Still read, to this day, together they form the Torah, often called the "Five Books of Moses." The view that Moses had personally written down the first five books of the Bible was virtually unchallenged until the 17th century.

There were a few questions raised about this, for example, the very end of the last book of the Torah, the Book of Deuteronomy, describes the death and burial of Moses.

And so, some rabbis said, "Well, Moses couldn't have written those words himself, because he was dead and was being buried." For example, how many of each species of animals is Noah supposed to bring into the ark?

One text says two, a pair of every kind of animal; another text says seven pair of the clean animals and only two of the unclean animals.