Intentional Inexactitudes in Scripture

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Intentional Inexactitudes in Scripture

Postby lojong1 » Sun Jan 20, 2013 12:58 am

If anyone can think of good wholesome reasons the Elders may have intentionally left 'mistakes' in the suttas, post them here.

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Re: Intentional Inexactitudes in Scripture

Postby Cittasanto » Sun Jan 20, 2013 8:35 am

and what do you believe are intentional mistakes?
This offering maybe right, or wrong, but it is one, the other, both, or neither!
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"Others will misconstrue reality due to their personal perspectives, doggedly holding onto and not easily discarding them; We shall not misconstrue reality due to our own personal perspectives, nor doggedly holding onto them, but will discard them easily. This effacement shall be done."


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