There are 7427 blatant absurdities in the bible. Among them:
The main thing to avoid when you read the bible is “shaking your head”. Why? Because you will end up with a stiffed neck. The following are basic answers found in the bible, all you have to do is choose which answer you like best.
How many were the children of Bethel and Ai?
–Two hundred and twenty-three. Ezra 2:28 The men of Bethel and Ai, two hundred twenty and three.
–One hundred and twenty-three. Nehemiah 7:32 The men of Bethel and Ai, an hundred twenty and three.