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This Bible contradiction is from the Skeptic's Annotated Bible.


Some people will never die.

Genesis 5:24 View context

And Enoch walked with God: and he [was] not; for God took him.

John 8:51 View context

Verily, verily, I say unto you, If a man keep my saying, he shall never see death.

John 11:26 View context

And whosoever liveth and believeth in me shall never die. Believest thou this?

Hebrews 7:1-3 View context

For this Melchisedec, king of Salem, priest of the most high God, who met Abraham returning from the slaughter of the kings, and blessed him;

To whom also Abraham gave a tenth part of all; first being by interpretation King of righteousness, and after that also King of Salem, which is, King of peace;

Without father, without mother, without descent, having neither beginning of days, nor end of life; but made like unto the Son of God; abideth a priest continually.

Hebrews 11:5 View context

By faith Enoch was translated that he should not see death; and was not found, because God had translated him: for before his translation he had this testimony, that he pleased God.

Everyone will die.

Romans 5:12 View context

Wherefore, as by one man sin entered into the world, and death by sin; and so death passed upon all men, for that all have sinned:

Hebrews 9:27 View context

And as it is appointed unto men once to die, but after this the judgment: