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  • A Brief History of the Septuagint

    first translation of the Hebrew Bible was made into Greek, probably as early as the third century BC. This, the so-called Septuagint translation of the Hebrew Bible into Greek, is traditionally dated to the reign of Ptolemy II Philadelphus of Egypt...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/new-testament-era/4022-a-brief-history-of-the-septuagint
  • The Role of the Septuagint in the Transmission of the Scriptures

    Christians who have heard of the Septuagint understand it as the Greek translation of the Hebrew OT. That's an accurate assessment in simplest terms, but the Septuagint as we know it has a lengthy, complex history. Knowing a bit about that history can...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/founder-s-corner/3885-the-role-of-the-septuagint-in-the-transmission-of-the-scriptures
  • Setting the Record Straight on the Primeval Chronology of the Septuagint (Part 2)

    time should not be reckoned according to the Hebrew original, which has been falsified by the Jews, but according to the Septuagint, which is more trustworthy.’” I was fully aware of the direct quote in the Jewish Encyclopedia (which provides older...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/biblical-chronologies/4356-setting-the-record-straight-on-the-primeval-chronology-of-the-septuagint-part-2
  • Setting the Record Straight on the Primeval Chronology of the Septuagint (Part 1)

    Setting the Record Straight on the Primeval Chronology of the Septuagint: A Response to Cosner and Carter By: Henry B. Smith Jr., MA, MAR Editorial note : This article has been published in the Fall 2018 issue of Bible and Spade in electronic form...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/biblical-chronologies/4355-setting-the-record-straight-on-the-primeval-chronology-of-the-septuagint-part-1
  • Setting the Record Straight on the Primeval Chronology of the Septuagint (Part 4)

    not 182. Indeed, the figures for Lamech in LAB must therefore have come directly from a Hebrew textof Genesis, not the Septuagint. C&C then sweep away all of LAB’s higher begetting ages in Genesis 5 by baldly asserting that a Greek scribe may have...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/biblical-chronologies/4358-setting-the-record-straight-on-the-primeval-chronology-of-the-septuagint-part-4
  • Setting the Record Straight on the Primeval Chronology of the Septuagint (Part 3)

    outset and never critically questions its veracity. This is purely circular reasoning, and it therefore explains nothing. Septuagint scholar Peter Gentry’s statement bears repeating here ( ICC , p. 120): Differences, therefore, between the LXX and other...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/biblical-chronologies/4357-setting-the-record-straight-on-the-primeval-chronology-of-the-septuagint-part-3
  • The Red Sea in the NT

    east of the Euphrates at the end of the fifth century BC (1894: bk. 1, chap. 5, par. 1). According to the writers of the Septuagint (LXX), kálamos was used in an anointing oil (Ex 30:23), was part of behemoth’s habitat (Jb 40:21), and part of the garden...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/new-testament-era/2374-the-red-sea-in-the-nt
  • Methuselah’s Begetting Age in Genesis 5:25 and the Primeval Chronology of the Septuagint

    announce the publication of a new article, "Methuselah’s Begetting Age in Genesis 5:25 and the Primeval Chronology of the Septuagint: A Closer Look at the Textual and Historical Evidence." This article appears in the 10th volume of the Answers Research...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/biblical-chronologies/4348-methuselah-s-begetting-age-in-genesis-5-25-and-the-primeval-chronology-of-the-septuagint
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  • New Light on the Book of Daniel from the Dead Sea Scrolls

    scholars have regarded the Hebrew and Aramaic text as of no greater authority than other ancient translations such as the Septuagint (the oldest Greek translation of the Old Testament) and the version attributed to Theodotion. Among the reasons given is...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/divided-kingdom/3193-new-light-on-the-book-of-daniel-from-the-dead-sea-scrolls
  • From Adam to Abraham: An Update on the Genesis 5 and 11 Research Project: Dec 16, 2017

    ABR is pleased to announce plans to publish our first book, tentatively titled, 'From Adam to Abraham: The Case for the Septuagint's Chronology in Genesis 5 and 11.' This update will survey the goals of the project, describe new developments and the...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/biblical-chronologies/2530-from-adam-to-abraham-an-update-on-the-genesis-5-and-11-research-project
  • The Genesis Flood: An Interpretive Key to the Past

    protected Noah, a preacher of righteousness, and seven others...11 Of further interest are references to the Flood in the Septuagint, the third century BC Greek translation of the Hebrew Old Testament. In every instance where mabbûl appears in the...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/flood/4028-the-genesis-flood-an-interpretive-key-to-the-past
  • King Solomon in His Ancient Context

    and second centuries BC, so the text existed in some form prior to that date. Variations between the Greek version, the Septuagint, and the traditional Hebrew text within Kings suggest that there may have been some fluidity in its contents at that time...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/judges-united-monarchy/2977-king-solomon-in-his-ancient-context
  • The Case for the Septuagint's Chronology in Genesis 5 and 11

    for each epoch, for a grand total of 2249 years. Calculations derived from the primary manuscripts (MSS) of the Greek Septuagint (LXX) yield a chronology of 3394 years for this period, 1386 years greater than the MT. The MT is classically represented by...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/biblical-chronologies/4353-the-case-for-the-septuagints-chronology-in-genesis-5-and-11
  • Making Sense of the Days of Peleg

    3:35–36 includes the mentionof Cainan; though differing from the Masoretic (Hebrew) text, this matches the Alexandrian Septuagint (Greek) version quoted by Luke, allowing us to place Peleg in Shem’s fifth generation after the Flood (Shem > The Flood >...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/flood/2887-making-sense-of-the-days-of-peleg
  • A Report on the Genesis 5 and 11 Research Project: Updated July 27, 2018

    2016): 42-49 . Henry B. Smith Jr., " Methuselah’s Begetting Age in Genesis 5:25 and the Primeval Chronology of the Septuagint: A Closer Look at the Textual and Historical Evidence ," is available in the Answers Research Journal online (off-site link)....

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/biblical-chronologies/4350-a-report-on-the-genesis-5-and-11-research-project-updated-july-27-2018
  • Where is Mount Sinai in Arabia (Galatians 4:25)?

    Arabia of his day. In the mid-third century BC, when Jewish scholars translated the Hebrew Bible into Greek (known as the Septuagint, abbreviated LXX) and followed the contemporary use of the word “Arabia,” they referred to Goshen as “ Goshen in Arabia...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/contemporary-issues/3266-where-is-mount-sinai-in-arabia-galatians-425
  • The Seraiah Assumption: Wrapping Up Some Loose Ends

    place [an explanation we now have, through the work of A. Philip Brown II and others]. (3) The Greek translation of the Septuagint renders the Ahasuerus of the Book of Esther by Artaxerxes, and is followed in this rendering by Josephus. There is no...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/the-daniel-9-24-27-project/4384-the-seraiah-assumption-wrapping-up-some-loose-ends
  • The Genesis 5 and 11 Genealogy and Chronology Research Project

    dangerous) hermeneutic. A thorough text-critical investigation of the Genesis 5 and 11 data in the Masoretic Text, the Septuagint, and the Samaritan Pentateuch. All three of these ancient witnesses have divergent numbers in the genealogies of both...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/abrprojects/4293-the-genesis-5-and-11-genealogy-and-chronology-research-project
  • New Evidence for Kainan in New Testament and LXX Papyri

    of debate for many centuries. This article will survey “new” evidence for Kainan in manuscripts (MSS) of Luke and the Septuagint (LXX). The evidence itself is actually not “new” at all, but has been ignored in modern discussions about Kainan’s...

    https://biblearchaeology.org/research/biblical-chronologies/4354-new-evidence-for-kainan-in-new-testament-and-lxx-papyri

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