From: Michael Hardy
To: Brian Kolacy
Date: Feb 22 1996 9:10:00 pm
Subject: Re: CENSUS
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MH> And, I'm not INSISTING that it's true. I fully admit the story of
MH>the  virgin birth could be wholly or partly mythical. I just don't
MH>see any  point in insisting it MUST be.

BK> What about the story of the resurrection?  Could that be wholly
BK> mythical?  What about all the stories of "miracles".  Could they be
BK> completely mythical?  Why are you so ready to disassociate yourself
BK> with  the virgin birth idea?  *I* know...it must be more *allegory*...

I'm not ready to disassociate myself from it. I believe it is true; but
I also believe it is not a necessary belief. If another Christian
chooses to see it as myth, I don't think it makes much difference. I
also know that, like everything else, it can't be proven to an
unwilling doubter.

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