[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"

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

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