I agree with what you're implying, that most of the people in BC were pretty ignorant. That's why I do believe that the bible is inspired by the hand of God. What other explanation is there?
I didn't say the men that wrote the bible were ignorant, did I?<quoted text>
What other explanation is there? It's obvious that the bible was written by those ignorant people. It's replete with errors born of that ignorance, which is why people like you who have the benefit of modern scientific understanding are forced to call it allegory.
You deceitful little worm.