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Lewis and Clark believe the south fork is the Missouri, while all of the other men believe it is the north fork. Note that these Gospels did not come into the Bible as original and authoritative from the authors themselves, but rather from the influence of early church fathers, especially the most influential of them all: Irenaeus of Lyon who lived in the middle of the second century. The most accepted suspects are Montague John Druitt, Michael Ostrog, Aaron Kosminski, George Chapman, Thomas Cutbrush and more recently Dr Francis J.

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Publisher: Carolrhoda Books (January 1, 2003)

ISBN: 0876149204

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