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by tian777
Thu Mar 14, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: Resources
Topic: Vacancy: Part-time Editor
Replies: 0
Views: 118

Vacancy: Part-time Editor

VACANCY: PART-TIME EDITOR For many years I have taught Biblical Hebrew (BH) to beginners who have no academic aspirations in this field but would like to be able to understand the Tanakh to some degree or another. I have recently consolidated the notes that I used as handouts over the years, and wou...
by tian777
Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: BHS footnote Gen 14:1
Replies: 1
Views: 237

BHS footnote Gen 14:1

Gen 14:1 contains two footnotes that contain the words "Gen Ap".
Could somebody please let me know what this means, as I am unable to find it in a list of abbreviations.
by tian777
Tue Jan 01, 2019 8:42 am
Forum: Beginners' Forum
Topic: Is this analysis of Isaiah 9:6 a legitimate one?
Replies: 21
Views: 1451

Re: Is this analysis of Isaiah 9:6 a legitimate one?

Thank you Steve. Much appreciated.
by tian777
Tue Jan 01, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Beginners' Forum
Topic: Job 8:3a
Replies: 2
Views: 335

Re: Job 8:3a

Thank you Karl. Much appreciated.
by tian777
Thu Dec 20, 2018 10:11 am
Forum: Beginners' Forum
Topic: Job 8:3a
Replies: 2
Views: 335

Job 8:3a

I wonder about the correctness of the following statement: In Job 8:3a the form "ha-el" ( with a patach ) does appear without any footnote in BHS, and then this phrase literally means "God subverts judgment". Because of the context most English translations have changed the patac...
by tian777
Thu Dec 20, 2018 9:42 am
Forum: Beginners' Forum
Topic: Is this analysis of Isaiah 9:6 a legitimate one?
Replies: 21
Views: 1451

Re: Is this analysis of Isaiah 9:6 a legitimate one?

Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers is quoted in https://biblehub.com/isaiah/9-6.htm as follows: It is noticeable that that which follows is given not as many names, but one. Consisting as it does of eight words, of which the last six obviously fall into three couplets, it is probable that the...
by tian777
Thu Dec 13, 2018 1:47 am
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Shalom from Vietnam
Replies: 1
Views: 594

Shalom from Vietnam

Good day. My name is Tian Hattingh. In 1987 I completed a B.A. degree in Psychology and Philosophy at the University of South Africa. Starting in 1974, I studied Biblical Hebrew for three years at the same university, and although I never achieved a formal qualification in the subject,I soon felt ob...

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