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Aaron's rod and its prophetic interpreters

Numbers 17:1-11 relates how the LORD causes a “rod” with Aaron’s name on it to blossom and bring forth flowers and almonds, while the rods belonging the princes of the twelve tribes remain barren. 641 more words

Translation

Guest Post on Steve Walton's Blog

Yesterday I posted as a guest over on Steve Walton’s blog, Acts and More. Steve is the Professorial Research Fellow in Theology at St Mary’s University, Twickenham… 110 more words

Old Testament Studies

LXX Translations Part II.2: BdA Continued

La Bible d’Alexandrie – Post 2 of 2

Time for part three of my series on modern language translations of the Septuagint. Thus far we have covered the… 975 more words

Old Testament Studies

LXX Translations Part II.1: BdA

La Bible d’Alexandrie – Post 1 of 2

Quite a while back I began writing about modern Septuagint translation projects. As I explained there, my aim is to overview the methodologies of the four major modern language translations of the LXX, one of which I already discussed. 1,520 more words

Old Testament Studies

Discounted T&T Clark Companion to the Septuagint

I am excited to draw more attention to a great new resource for Septuagintalists, the T&T Clark Companion to the Septuagint, edited by James K. 192 more words

Old Testament Studies

Old Georgian phrases and sentences 47 (Job 19:23-24, Jer 17:1)

Here are two passages with some related vocabulary for writing &c. For Job, I give the Greek, too, not least because of two differences in number between the texts. 81 more words

Georgian

LXX Commentary Series: Part I - Brill

A while back I began a series of posts to overview the major contemporary translation projects of the Septuagint. Thus far I have dealt with the recent English translation, known as NETS (see… 775 more words

Old Testament Studies