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.
The books of Ezra and Nehemiah agree that the total number of the whole assembly was 42,360. Yet the numbers do not add up to anything close. The totals obtained from each book is as follows:
-29,818 Ezra 2:64 The whole congregation together was forty and two thousand three hundred and threescore,
–31,089 Nehemiah 7:66 The whole congregation together was forty and two thousand three hundred and threescore,