Andrew Murtagh, author of Proof of Divine, stopped by and I asked him the question:

If the Bible is trustworthy, then why do some people struggle to believe it? 

The large issue at hand, he explains is the character of God. God allows events to happen in the Bible that are tough to swallow. Are these the failures of men to obey the law? Watch episode 383 as we learn to understand the things that confuse us in their proper context and not impose a 21st Century paradigm on an ancient cultural worldview.