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But the tunic was without seam, woven from top to bottom; so they said to one another, "Let us not tear it, but cast lots for it to see whose it shall be.
I felt that it had wonderful characters, which of course meant that I could cast lots of interesting actors and focus on the acting.
How that must have reminded him of Psalm 22, "They divide my garments among them; they cast lots for my clothes.
Christians who try to "correct" all the errors on the surface of scripture or tout "facts" that are unreferenced outside scripture make the same mistake as those scholars who cast lots to determine what Jesus "really" said.