Toledoth structure

Toledoth structure - Toledoth structure These are the...

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Toledoth structure These are the generations (toledoth) o Gen 2:4, 5:1, 6:9, 10:1, 11:10. 27, 25:19 Tablet structure: rhythm o History on the front of the tablet o Genealogy on the back Note that oscillation on history and the genealogy Genesis tablets. o on the front, you had the title, history and then the colophon o Then on the back you have the genealogy and the summary. Did Moses us this structure in writing genesis? o Did Moses every use the literary patterns of his day in writing genesis? Did God dictate that style? The Hebrew that he wrote in, it’s very hard to read. The Hebrew script that was used earlier is a lot different then what we have now. o If Moses used this style of writing of his day, is it possible he also used the contest of what the people of the day knew? o Where did moses get the langues he wrote in from? He got it in the jewish people. Hebrew is Canaanite dialect, 1900 BC. Abraham traveled down to canaan and adapted to the language of the area. Adams name was not adam…both are Hebrew names but Hebrew
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