[b-hebrew] logograms--an ode to Hebrew

Jim West jwest at highland.net
Thu Dec 23 21:10:45 EST 2004

At 08:23 PM 12/23/2004, you wrote:

>If we're seriously going to search the OT for the author or authors we 
>first must find and separate all colophons in Genesis.  Are you game?
>Doug Pickrel
>Tejas Valley
>San Antonio, TX

I don't think I am.  There is not a single solitary book in the whole of 
the Hebrew Bible that names an author.  And I don't care what the colophons 
of various manuscripts say to the contrary.  Hence, your "authors" will all 
be imaginary- like the characters of Tolkeins books or Lewis's chronicles 
of Narnia.


Jim West, ThD
Adjunct Professor of Biblical Studies
Quartz Hill School of Theology

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