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June 26, 2015



I tried to resist, but can't stop myself. The author of Ecclesiastes is anonymous and Bible scholars date the text to the last part of the 3rd century. Its message that life is meaningless isn't exactly inspiring.

Peter G

What's mysterious to me is how those traditionalists have abandoned the supposedly sound doctrines of Solomonic times, multiple wives, concubines and slaves. They must be neo-tradiltionalists.


Bob, you won't get any argument from me this time!


I really did try to stop myself, Jason. Since you've given me a little positive feedback though (bet you're sorry now) I'll go on to write that most scholars attribute the book to a bored monk whose work was to make the hand copied Bibles of the time. I'd be depressed too.

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