Top 10 Da Vinci Code Distortions

Concerned Women for America released a paper titled "The Top 10 Da Vinci Code Distortions," which sets the record straight on the many lies found in Dan Brown’s best-selling book The Da Vinci Code, which comes to theaters on May 19 in a film starring Tom Hanks and directed by Ron Howard.

Below are 10 false claims Brown makes in The Da Vinci Code.

10. Walt Disney was a devotee of the Mary Magdalene cult.

9. The Bible is an ever-changing, living document, not the established Word of God.

8. The “sacred feminine” was at the heart of the early church but was suppressed.

7. The Catholic group Opus Dei is a dangerous, secretive group.

6. Mary Magdalene, not the Apostle John, is to the left of Jesus in The Last Supper.

5. Jesus married Mary Magdalene and fathered a daughter with her.

4. The Da Vinci Code is based on fact, including secret documents found in Paris.

3. The New Testament Gospels are false, unlike the so-called “Gnostic Gospels.”

2. The church did not regard Jesus as divine until the 325 A.D. Council of Nicea.

1. Jesus Christ was just a man and not God.