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Masoretic Text vs. Original Hebrew

Masoretic Text vs. Original Hebrew ~ From the blog The Orthodox Life "Historical research reveals five significant ways in which the Masoretic Text is different from the original Old Testament"

nash papyrus - A 2,000-year-old fragment containing the Ten Commandments and part of the Shema prayer discovered in Egypt in the late 19th century was recently posted online by The University of Cambridge.

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Masoretic Text vs. Original Hebrew

I used to believe the Masoretic Text was a perfect copy of the original Old Testament.  I used to believe that the Masoretic Text was how God divinely preserved the Hebrew Scriptures throughout the...

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en.Wikipedia.org/*** MASORETIC TEXT Picture--The inter-relationship between various significant ancient manuscripts of the Old Testament (some identified by their siglum). LXX here denotes the original Septuagint.

Wikipedia.org/ Masoretic Text-- is the authoritative Hebrew and Aramaic text of the Tanakh for Rabbinic Judaism. However, contemporary scholars seeking to understand the history of the Hebrew Bible’s text use a range of other sources.[2] These include Greek and Syriac translations, quotations from rabbinic manuscripts, the Samaritan Pentateuch and others such as the Dead Sea Scrolls. Many of these are older than the Masoretic text and often contradict it

The Great Isaiah Scroll and the Masoretic Text

from Mandalic Geometry

Star of David The Star of David in the oldest... - mandalicgeometry

The Star of David in the oldest surviving complete copy of the Masoretic text, the Leningrad Codex, dated 1008.

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