Further reasons for accepting the authenticity of the Five Books - the Torah
The Verdict’s website was launched in July 2017 and has, gratifyingly, had tens of thousands of “unique visits”, as defined by Weebly, in at least 154 countries, according to Google Analytics. It has contained 15 substantially original Insights, but in the Conclusion on Insights 1-4 and 5-15 which discuss, respectively, the existence of God and the authenticity of the Torah, I do mention some well-documented arguments. In April 2018 I was requested by some readers to supplement the site by additional reasons for the authenticity of the Torah.
I have decided to accede to the request, in order to assist those searching for the truth, by making the site more comprehensive. A rich literature exists which I have been able to source, and I express my gratitude to the writers I refer to below for their diligence, eloquence and wisdom in the service of the sacred task of increasing faith in a remarkable document, foundational to at least the three major religions of the world. The website format affords me the flexibility to effect changes, and The Verdict remains, as it has been, a work in progress, which I am prepared to consider correcting or supplementing at any time. These then are the additional reasons: