Originally Posted by Reefs
Almost any concept that becomes mainstream gets distorted. There will be a view things added here and there and a few things left out here and there.
If you've really read Meister Eckhart you will know that the bible is also a distortion, maybe even coded.
Indeed, I think the bible is, in some cases, an outright misinterpretation. Otherwise, on the whole, yes, a grand distortion.