[b-hebrew] OT- perspective (was Josiah's book of the Law)
peterkirk at qaya.org
Thu Aug 4 18:34:52 EDT 2005
On 04/08/2005 20:50, Jim West wrote:
>The DtrH does not find its genesis (thats a funny yet ironic phrase) in
>the period of Josiah. It was written after the exile. And probably
>during the Hasmonean period. ...
What evidence do you have for this unqualified assertion? I note that in
a later posting you qaulified it with "in my estimation". But why didn't
you write that the first time?
>... But you are right- there is scant
>archaeological evidence for anything in the Hebrew Bible.
What, not even for Nebuchadnezzar and Cyrus?
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