[b-hebrew] YHWH discussion recap

John W. Leys. eliyahu5733 at gmail.com
Mon Jul 25 22:45:13 EDT 2005

Schmuel wrote:

>     For consideration, probably just a decade or two ago, the "Yahweh" usage would have
>likely been the almost-overwhelming consensus on a scholarly forum, and we have also in
>the last decades seen it make its way into various translations, from the catholic Jerusalem 
>Bible to the Everett Fox translation to others. 
Everette Fox doesn't use "Yahweh" in his translation, he avoids the 
issue by transliterating the consonants of the Name as "YHWH"

John W. Leys
Graduate School, Jewish Theological Seminary (Student)


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