[b-hebrew] Masoretic Text - scribes faithful to the text

Dave Washburn dwashbur at nyx.net
Thu Jun 17 12:00:17 EDT 2004


On Thursday 17 June 2004 09:39, Peter Kirk wrote:
> On 17/06/2004 08:18, Dave Washburn wrote:
> > ...
> >
> >The Lucianic recension as posited by textual critics was made some time
> > around the 4th century CE by Lucian, an Arian scholar.  While the term is
> > tossed about a lot, there's still no direct evidence for it beyond a
> > couple of oblique comments in some later patristic works ...
>
> Thank you, Dave. But the text I pointed to is taken from a group of real
> MSS which is direct evidence of that text. Presumably what you mean is
> that there is no direct evidence of where or when it originated, which
> is the same as practically everything about the LXX.

Yep, that's what I meant.  Thanks for clarifying.

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