Posted on Monday, 21 March, 2011 | 248 comments| News tip by: Still Waters
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Dr Francesca Stavrakopoulou believes that God had a wife that has been edited out of the Bible.
Dr Stavrakopoulou is an atheist with a doctorate in theology, in a new BBC documentary she makes the case for the wife of God, Asherah - who would have sat alongside him and was presented as a deity in Israel.
A leading academic has claimed that God has a wife who was edited out of the Bible. Atheist Dr Francesca Stavrakopoulou says that the Almighty, known as Yahweh, had a partner called Asherah who was worshipped.