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How the Bible Message Gets Corrupted

Did King David rape Bathsheba, and why does it matter?

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Ancient leaders were susceptible to corruption as they are today. Photo by Bogdan Kupriets on Unsplash

Did David rape Bathsheba in the well-known Bible story? Was she a willing participant in their scandalous affair? A recent headline saying David must have raped Bathsheba got my attention. It especially got my attention when the story said people are afraid to talk about the rape.

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