That is to say, once a scribe changes a text—whether accidentally or intentionally—then those changes are permanent in his manuscript (unless, of course, another scribe
For me, though, this was a compelling problem. It was the words of Scripture themselves that God had inspired. Surely we have to know what
“Not only do we not have the originals, we don’t have the first copies of the originals. We don’t even have copies of the copies of the originals, or copies of the copies of the copies of the originals. What we have are copies made later—much later. In most instances, they are copies made many centuries later. And these copies all differ from one another, in many thousands of places.” – Agnostic NT textual scholar Dr. Bart D. Ehrman
These near-death experiences or out of body experiences have been used to argue that humans have a soul that lives on after a person dies.
Genesis 6:6-7 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 6 And Jehovah regretted that he had made man on the earth, and it grieved him to his heart.
Matthew 5:29 Updated American Standard Version (UASV) 29 If your right eye makes you stumble, tear it out and throw it from you; for it is better for one