Genesis JEDP ???
mattfeld at mail.pjsnet.com
Mon Sep 4 12:47:18 EDT 2000
You raise a good point about the Samaritans. It is my understanding that
they accepted only that part of the "Primary History" (Genesis to 2 Kings)
that was "neutral" towards them (i.e., The Pentateuch).
All the best,
Walter Reinhold Warttig Mattfeld
Walldorf by Heidelberg
----- Original Message -----
From: Peter Kirk <Peter_Kirk at sil.org>
To: Walter Mattfeld <mattfeld at mail.pjsnet.com>; Biblical Hebrew
<b-hebrew at franklin.oit.unc.edu>
Sent: Monday, September 04, 2000 2:10 PM
Subject: Re: Genesis JEDP ???
> Just one question on this (which doesn't mean I accept the rest): How do
> account for the Samaritans accepting Ezra's Torah (with some minor
> when they never accepted the centrality of Jerusalem or presumably the
> authorities there? Remember that we have evidence from the Elephantine
> letters for a Samaritan temple from about this period.
> Peter Kirk
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Walter Mattfeld" <mattfeld at mail.pjsnet.com>
> To: "Biblical Hebrew" <b-hebrew at franklin.oit.unc.edu>
> Sent: Sunday, September 03, 2000 6:45 PM
> Subject: Genesis JEDP ???
More information about the b-hebrew