External Contradictions Of The Bible

demographic discrepancies

Explore demo­graph­ic dis­par­i­ties in bib­li­cal accounts, focus­ing on Gen­e­sis, Exo­dus, and Num­bers. Through tex­tu­al scruti­ny and math­e­mat­i­cal mod­els, unrav­el the enig­mas of ancient Israelite soci­ety. Dis­cov­er the del­i­cate bal­ance between nar­ra­tive tra­di­tion and empir­i­cal evi­dence, shed­ding light on his­tor­i­cal complexities.

Washing Of Hands

There is a prob­lem with this pas­sage, how­ev­er : the rit­u­al wash­ing of hands was oblig­a­tory only on the priests ! So the ques­tion remains, if the author was a native of Pales­tine and a Jew, then how was he so igno­rant of the Jew­ish cus­toms and made such a fun­da­men­tal error regard­ing a prac­tice that was only lim­it­ed to the Jew­ish priests ?