posted on Mar, 8 2012 @ 06:27 PM
The Old Testament is nothing but rules for living as a Jew 2000 years ago. If you have read both the Old and New Testaments, you cannot help but
notice that they are in contradiction with each other.
The God of the Old Testament is way too human, way too mean, way too picky, jealous, and has anger management issues. The God of the new Testament is
kinder and gentler. The God of the OT smites everybody for all kinds of offenses. The NT God says, "Love thy neighbor as thyself" and "turn the
I look at it as a history book, in which certain thoughts and ways of thinking are the same as they were back then (examples: Ecclesiastes and
Psalms). To take everything literally, knowing full well that certain books were left out, and that some things contradict others, is for people who
are too lazy to think for themselves.