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6. Was the Word of God preserved in the OT?

Yes, in every stage.

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7. How many times were the priests to read the OT to the people?

Every Seven Years

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8. Who were commanded to make correct copies of the OT?

Priests

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9. Who had copies of the Law according to the OT before exile?

Rulers, Priests and all the people

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10. Who took copies into the exile?

Daniel and Ezekiel

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11. How do we know the law was present in the post-exilic times?

Ezera taught the Law to Israel

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12. Who preserved the Word until Jesus’ time?

Priests

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13. In Romans 3:2, who does Paul say had the Word committed unto them, and what underlying claim does that make?

The Jews which shows the Hebrew text is the Word of God.

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14. Prove how careful the copying and preservation of the OT through the tan jam, the Amoriaim, and Mas amity’s was.

They counted the number of letters, words, knew the middle word of a scroll.

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15. Where is the best preservation of the OT today?

NIV, LXX, Septuagint, Massoretix Text.

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16. Why were the Jews careful to bury or “reverently inter” copies of the Hebrew OT?

To stop any possibilities of misreadings

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17. What is the Septuagint?

Greek translations of the Hebrew OT.

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18. Why was a Greek version of the OT scripture needed?

Jews in Alexandria quite learning Hebrew

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19. Is the dating of the LXX to 285-246 BC incontrovertible?

No

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20. What are the three styles of Greek language into LXX?

Good, indifferent, unintelligible