Job 42.13

Joseph Crea Joseph.Crea at
Tue Sep 28 09:21:08 EDT 1999

Hello Doug!

At 07:54 AM 9/28/99 +0000, Doug Jantz wrote:
> Listers, 
>    The NIV and NRSV both have 7, with no footnotes to the contrary or any
>notes for textual difficulties.  -- 

     I find nothing in the apparatus of BHS^5 to indicate the presence of
any textual variants for the number of sons.  Ditto for the LXX and the
Vulgate. Since the text two verses earlier mentions 14 thousand sheep, it's
possible that the lecturer's eyes "slipped". 

With Mettaa,

Joseph Crea
<Joseph.Crea at>

More information about the b-hebrew mailing list