There are 7427 blatant absurdities in the bible. Among them:
The main feature of western religion has been a steady diet of misogyny for over 2000 years. Loaded with non-stop assault on women, Christianity has degradation of women at its core.
And Elkanah knew Hannah his wife; and the Lord remembered her (he probably said something like: Oh yeah, she’s the one whose womb I shut up). And Hannah conceived and bare a son, and called his name Samuel. Again, a SON.
1 Samuel 1:19 And they rose up in the morning early, and worshipped before the LORD, and returned, and came to their house to Ramah: and Elkanah knew Hannah his wife; and the LORD remembered her.20 Wherefore it came to pass, when the time was come about after Hannah had conceived, that she bare a son, and called his name Samuel, saying, Because I have asked him of the LORD.