Textual analysis[ edit ] The inter-relationship between significant ancient Old Testament manuscripts some identified by their siglum. LXX denotes the original Septuagint. Modern scholarship holds that the Septuagint was written from the 3rd through the 1st centuries BCE, but nearly all attempts at dating specific books except for the Pentateuch, early- to mid-3rd century BCE are tentative. These three, to varying degrees, are more-literal renderings of their contemporary Hebrew scriptures compared to the Old Greek the original Septuagint. Modern scholars consider one or more of the three to be new Greek versions of the Hebrew Bible. Origen kept a column for the Old Greek the Septuagint , which included readings from all the Greek versions in a critical apparatus with diacritical marks indicating to which version each line Gr.
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Reviewer: apuntes - favoritefavoritefavorite - November 9, Subject: Book of Job Incomplete The Book of job has only 26 chapters and many versicles have errors. Including an introduction describing to which Greek version of the Septuaging the interlinear corresponds to would be welcome.. Reviewer: traxxion - favoritefavoritefavorite - February 2, Subject: Suggest disregarding the 1 star rating of mwidunn1 Who is evidently unaware of the fact that neither the Jews nor the "Church" presumably meaning Roman Catholic??
Also the Greek Orthodox of course used the Septuagint, but the Catholic discarded it in favour of the Vulgate, so I cannot rate the document on experience, but to balance out this appalling and ridiculous rating for the reasons given I will assign a 3 at least. There are of course other volumes like Brenton LXX which include the Apochrypha and if that is what you want instead, go for it.
I recommend considering the Septuagint for the fact that it is the most oft quoted text family in the New Testament and resolved many textual issues that arose from the Latin Vulgate "fudging" of Hebrew readings which did not match the LXX, inherited in many English translations to this day.
It was also for the most part the Old Testament of the early church. This is not the full Septuagint. Thumbs down. If one wants some sort of critical apparatus, then one could use:.
Interlinear Greek English Septuagint Old Testament (LXX)