Museum aims to revive interest in Scripture – Portland Press Herald

WASHINGTON — The Museum of the Bible, a massive new institution opening next month just south of the National Mall, is just as notable for what it includes – vivid walk-through recreations of the ancient world, one of the world’s largest private collections of Torahs, a motion ride that sprays water at you, a garden of Biblical plants – as for what it leaves out.

The $500 million museum, chaired and largely funded by the conservative Christian family that owns Hobby Lobby, doesn’t actually say a word about the Bible’s views on sexuality or contraception. The museum doesn’t encourage visitors to

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