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Letters Force feeding of hunger strikers

Support the opposition to force feeding of hunger strikers in Israel

BMJ 2014; 349 doi: (Published 09 July 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;349:g4449

What is Scripture?

The epic religious struggle in the Middle East relates back to scripture. But what is scripture? Basically, scripture is divinely inspired, but divisive, epic poetry about a promised, but disputed, messiah whose supernal power heals our infernal nature by fixing factual, but fabled, family feuds over food, fortune, freedom, favoritism, fairness, fame, fate, and faith.

Competing interests: No competing interests

12 July 2014
Hugh Mann
Eagle Rock, MO, USA