Comment: "6000 yrs" isn't in the Bible

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"6000 yrs" isn't in the Bible

no because Archbishop Usher some millennia after it was written took it completely out of context and calculated that number based on a literal understanding of the genealogies given, because he didn't understand the semitic culture of those that had written it; the people that actually wrote down the biblical narratives and genealogies would have given you a very funny look (like you were an idiot) if you told them you had figured out, based on the genealogies they had written down, that Adam lived 6000 years ago. those 'cavemen' as you call them certainly had no belief that the earth was that age when they wrote down those genealogies, and the modern fundamentalist clinging to that number as if it was actually even based in scripture is an embarrassment to humanity, both religious humanity and secular humanity.