[b-hebrew] Primary and Secondary Old Testament Witnesses
phil-eng at ighmail.com
Wed Aug 25 19:26:45 EDT 2004
Dear Biblical Hebrew,
Are the following statements true?
1. The primary Old Testament witnesses are the Masoretic Text and the
2. The secondary Old Testament witnesses include:
i. The Dead Sea Scrolls,
ii. The Samaritan Pentateuch,
iii. The Wadi Murabbaat Manuscripts,
iv. The Masada Manuscripts,
v. The Geniza Fragments.
If the above statements are true, what is the justification for selecting
some witnesses as primary witnesses and other witnesses as secondary
Old Testament Student.
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