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Letter: Bible works, except when it doesn’t
First Published May 05 2014 04:49 pm • Last Updated May 06 2014 06:39 am

"The Bible works, so do what it says," preached Ann Romney to SUU graduates ("Ann Romney remembers Olympics, urges SUU grads to read Bible," Tribune, May 3).

Presumably, though, not precluding women from teaching, or wearing gold (1 Timothy 2:9-12). Presumably also, not beating your slaves (Exodus 21:21-22). Or killing gay lovers (Leviticus 20:13). Or snake handling and faith healing (Mark 16:18).

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The Bible. It works. Except when it doesn’t.

Gregory A. Clark

Salt Lake City

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