72. Conclusions ==>
   72.3. Bible is a book of fables ==>

72.3.2. Genesis written by a committee

Genesis Written by a committee


Genesis was written over an interval of many centuries by at least five author/editors.

Source: >http://www.religioustolerance.org/jepd_gen.htm


The universal flood story was derived from an earlier Babylonian myth by two of these authors.

Source: http://www.religioustolerance.org/noah_com.htm


The Genesis flood myth is obviously based on an earlier Babylonian myth; there are many correspondences between the two legends. The Babylonian myth appears to be based on an earlier legend that, in turn, might well have been based on dimly remembered memories of the Black Sea catastrophe

Source: http://www.religioustolerance.org/ev_noah.htm