Does Balaam's Talking Donkey Prove That the Bible Is a Book of Fables?

Often associated with the definition of a “fable” are talking animals, unnatural phenomena, and make-believe individuals, places, and things. Critics of the Bible are inclined to declare its contents as “fable” in view of the account of Balaam’s talking donkey. However, this dismissal is a premature conclusion that merits examination. The account, recorded in Numbers … Continue reading Does Balaam's Talking Donkey Prove That the Bible Is a Book of Fables?