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Unformatted text preview: What we call today the Septuagint began as a Jewish project, but was later preserved, and eventually, possibly, revised, by Christians. The fact that the earliest complete manuscripts of the Septuagint that we have today (from the 4th/5th c. ) include many of the books we call "apocrypha, does not necessarily mean that Jews included them Apocrypha and Pseudepigrapha 4th c. BCE- 1st c. CE Written in Hebrew but after Jews stopped copying them Hebrew versions disappeared Included and omitted from Christian Bibles over cent In Catholic and Orthodox...
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This note was uploaded on 05/23/2011 for the course RELI 199 taught by Professor Marienberg during the Spring '10 term at UNC.
- Spring '10
- The Bible