[b-hebrew] 5 scrolls or 1

Jim West jwest at highland.net
Wed Aug 17 13:20:28 EDT 2005


I was misinformed then.  sorry and thanks for the correction.

Jim


John W Leys wrote:
>>It would have been physically impossible to contain the entire Torah
>>on one scroll.  Impossible.  The thing would have been unusable.
>>
>>
> 
> 
> Not true. The entire Torah is contained on a single scroll in modern
> Synagogues. Its heavy, but not unusable.  Why would the same not be
> true of ancient scrolls?
> 
> 

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