Answer the following questions 1 who is demetrius of

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Unformatted text preview: rarian of Alexandria, resulting in what will be known as the Septuagint translation (Septuagint means “70” and is often referred to in the Roman script “LXX”). Answer the following questions: 1. Who is Demetrius of Phalerum, what are his duties and what is his request to the king, Ptolemy, of Egypt? (Verses 9- 11) 2. What is the condition of many Jews in Egypt and what does the author of this letter propose to the king, Ptolemy? (Verses 12- 20) 3. 4. What w...
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