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Author Topic:   The Flood, fossils, & the geologic evidence
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Message 376 of 377 (636158)
10-04-2011 11:36 AM
Reply to: Message 373 by jar
10-03-2011 5:53 PM

Re: bottlenecks
Jar writes:
The issue is even if such evidence could be found that would not support the accounts in the stories.
Maybe not but I have always thought that a story grows in the telling. It would be neat to see if a regional flood for the appropriate time could be confirmed though. Something like the black sea deluge.

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Message 377 of 377 (636161)
10-04-2011 11:43 AM
Reply to: Message 376 by rueh
10-04-2011 11:36 AM

Re: bottlenecks
Well, the area is one that has seen many floods, particularly if you look at the Tigris Euphrates area and since there is no sure date for the stories it is almost certain that you can find many flood events that could be the origin of the myths.

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