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By Emanuel Tov

Subdivided into 3 segments (Hebrew Bible, Greek Bible, Qumran), this up to date and revised selection of essays represents the paintings of Emanuel Tov long ago seventeen years. He specializes in a variety of features of the textual research of the Hebrew and Greek Bible, in addition to the Qumran biblical manuscripts in Hebrew and Greek.

extra he is taking a different curiosity within the orthography of biblical manuscripts, the character of the early Masoretic textual content, the character of the Qumran biblical texts and their significance for our realizing of the heritage of the biblical textual content, the variations of the Hebrew Bible, and using pcs in bible study. the writer additionally specializes in the interplay among textual and literary feedback and the query of the unique textual content or texts of the Hebrew Bible.

His targeted pursuits within the Qumran scrolls comprise the character of the Qumran corpus, their scribal history, the contents of a few of the caves, and the variety of the compositions and copies stumbled on at Qumran. His curiosity within the Septuagint translation evolves round its text-critical worth, the Greek texts from the Judean wilderness, and translation procedure.

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The spirit in which the first regulation is written contradicts the very existence of a mitigating law such as the second one. Thus, the two regulations apparently reflect two different periods. 2. From col. , together with other laws from the Torah, ordered according to the chapter sequence in Deuteronomy, but also organized topically within that arrangement. This topical arrangement involves various digressions, inter alia the text of Deuteronomy 12. ]Qp˜[pPVNFEVpE˜[UQF]RTPLXNQp[ 16 A contrastive analysis of Deuteronomy 12 and 11QTa is instructive for our understanding of both compositions: a.

Andersen and A. D. Forbes, Spelling in the Hebrew Bible (BibOr 41; Rome: Biblical Institute Press, 1986). 3 JSS 33 (1988) 122–31. Review of Barr, The Variable Spellings of the Hebrew Bible 5 Barr redefines known concepts and introduces new concepts in the analysis of the Masoretic spelling on pp. 21 ff. He distinguishes between a group of identical spellings (block spellings) of a given word in a certain context (“where a body of text uses the same spelling throughout” [p. 12]) and rapid alternation (“where a text passes rapidly back and forward between two or more spellings” [p.

The second part (Chapter Three: “Parallels and Combinations,” pp. 168– 85), on the other hand, stresses the unsystematic character of that spelling. 2 F. I. Andersen and A. D. Forbes, Spelling in the Hebrew Bible (BibOr 41; Rome: Biblical Institute Press, 1986). 3 JSS 33 (1988) 122–31. Review of Barr, The Variable Spellings of the Hebrew Bible 5 Barr redefines known concepts and introduces new concepts in the analysis of the Masoretic spelling on pp. 21 ff. He distinguishes between a group of identical spellings (block spellings) of a given word in a certain context (“where a body of text uses the same spelling throughout” [p.

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