Poll: 63% of Americans think Bible literally true

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    Poll: 63% of Americans think Bible literally true
    Those believing Scripture is Word of God higher among Republicans than Democrats

     
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    God's version?
     
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    couldn't find that one in the book store
     
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    This is seriously absurd-----versions of the Bible are LITERALLY different !!
     
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    Your original question has no real answer. The different Bible translations are all equally excepted by Christians, though there are some translations (like the New World Translation) used specifically by non-Christian cults that are rejected.
     
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    Not even close. There is only one 'version' of the bible...although there are many translations. However, context and the point of the Original scriptures is valid across translations.
     
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    Me neither, and we have a bunch of them stores in the bible belt :D ..
     
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    What do you mean no real answer?-----the pollsters did not even bother to ask which version of the Bible it was that these people believed LITERALLY ?
     
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    ok so to go down to the store and buy the one true "Version" what do i ask for? .....oh i would like the "version" the pope uses?
     

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