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Wambui Kinyua
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The Deuterocanonical Books

I am very curious to learn about Deuterocanonical books and why they were removed from the Anglican bible. This was activated when I read the book Sirach today and thinking how amazing the information is.

1. What was the reason why these books were taken out according to your external environment (Sunday school and your Christian Religious Education(CRE), Wise or older people)?

2. Most importantly, what is the opinion of the same and why do you feel could be the reason why?

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  1. I would be lying if I said I have read any of these books. I do not remember them so much as Deutonomic but as Apocrypha according to CRE which never said why they weren’t included only that they were never selected. Maybe the information they would give had already been provided to in the other selRead more

    I would be lying if I said I have read any of these books. I do not remember them so much as Deutonomic but as Apocrypha according to CRE which never said why they weren’t included only that they were never selected. Maybe the information they would give had already been provided to in the other selected books?

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  2. Thanks for sending me a link to this @Wamboe2 Just like you said earlier, spirituality over religion trumps it all. The Deuterocanonical books were eliminated to cover existing loopholes in the bible but ended up creating more loopholes. It was however a win for them because anything missing can beRead more

    Thanks for sending me a link to this @Wamboe2 Just like you said earlier, spirituality over religion trumps it all. The Deuterocanonical books were eliminated to cover existing loopholes in the bible but ended up creating more loopholes. It was however a win for them because anything missing can be referred to them and anything too much can be categorised with them.

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  3. Ready for this rabbithole. Send the links.

    Ready for this rabbithole. Send the links.

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  4. Am Anglican but am just learning about this now

    Am Anglican but am just learning about this now

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1 Answer

  1. Because they do not cite the Apocrypha as being the word of God

    Because they do not cite the Apocrypha as being the word of God

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