…He was able to download the Koran, and started reading it. The holy book had forty-two suras, broken down into verses, just like his on Bible. Of course, he rarely looked at it, much less read it, because as a (orientation removed) he expected the (clergy) to tell him about the important parts, letting him skip all the work of reading about who the _____ begat what the ______- maybe it had been interesting, and even fun. At the time, but not today, unless you were into genealogy, which wasn't a subject of dinner-table conversation in the Ryan family…In my estimation Clancy has nailed the vast majority of people’s view of the Bible.
- It is no longer relevant.
- It is the domain of priests, clergy, and scholars.
- It is not read
- It is not discussed
- I know what it says and it is like the other holy books that are out there