Yes, Glenn, I understand that.
But you went further than that, saying the only alternative
to a historical Genesis was "an imaginary bible."
All I wish to point out is that there are more than two alternatives.
It is a perfectly rational, respectable and honest position, IMHO, to
claim that the
early Genesis is largely myth, later Genesis and most of the OTOH some
history and some myth, and the NTH mostly history. One with this position
hardly "believes the Bible is imaginary."
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