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Unformatted text preview: deuterocanonical books) c. Protestant 3. Titles: a. Old Testament b. Tanak ( Torah, Nebi’im, Ketubim > TaNaK ) Also, Miqra’ (literally, “something that is read”) c. Hebrew Bible B. The New Testament 1. Basic facts: time of composition: ca. A.D. 50-150 100 years language: Greek 2. 1 st-4 th Centuries A.D.: A canon in flux 3. Easter Letter of Athanasius (A.D. 367) III. Translations A. the Septuagint (LXX): Jewish translation of the Hebrew Bible into Greek (3rd–2nd centuries B.C.) B. the Vulgate: Christian translation of the Old Testament (Hebrew Bible) and New Testament into common, or “vulgar,” Latin (ca. A.D. 400)...
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This note was uploaded on 04/30/2008 for the course REL 1310 taught by Professor Holleyman during the Spring '08 term at Baylor.
- Spring '08
- The Bible