[b-hebrew] And Samuel turned back after Saul: the meaning of 1 Samuel 15:31
jif95 at mac.com
Tue Jul 28 14:15:55 EDT 2009
You write: "Karl has given you the linguistic arguments."
Yes, and I am grateful.
Having written regarding Professor Alter: "I have to admit I don't know who he is either." you then write: "I strongly suspect that Alter has theological reasons for his interpretation."
I strongly suspect that you have qualitatively insufficient warrant to make such a claim, nor do I see what possible theological reason(s) might serve as an agenda underling his translation.
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