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Dismal Swamp of Old Testament Criticism

Discussion in 'Baptist Theology & Bible Study' started by Crabtownboy, Feb 28, 2010.

  1. Crabtownboy

    Crabtownboy Well-Known Member
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    Because there have been so many dismal attempts to decode Daniel 9:24-27 it has been called the Dismal swamp of Old Testament criticism. What is your take on this scripture? It seems a riddle to me and I have not a clue what is being said.


     
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    I forget whether you responded to my recent posts on this topic a couple months ago but, if you are interested, these posts below might help, or at least be a starting point for further discussion:

    http://www.baptistboard.com/showthread.php?t=63847
    http://www.baptistboard.com/showthread.php?t=63313
    http://www.baptistboard.com/showthread.php?t=63291
    http://www.baptistboard.com/showthread.php?t=64494

    There are other posts too. I think the topic is an important one and, in my opinion at least, not as difficult as many make it out to be - once strict attention is paid to what the verses are actually saying.
     
  3. Crabtownboy

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    No, I missed that thread. Thanks for the information.
     
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