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A lot of what is in there is somewhat exagerrated. Quite a bit, sometimes. It paints pictures of innocent martyrs when they were sometimes much less than innocent.
"Search the scriptures; for in them ye think ye have eternal life: and they are they which testify of me. And ye will not come to me, that ye might have life." John 5.39-40