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Bibil Identifier bibil:245402
Publication Type Journal article
Title (English, Long) The Hope of the Hyprocrite in Job 27,8
Author Pinker, Aron
Journal Biblische Notizen (Volume: 167)
Year (Publication) 2015
Year (Original (1st Edition)) 2015
Year (Copyright) 2015
Year (Reference) 2015
Language English
Pages 25-41 Pages
Genre Original
Abstract Verse 8 has been generally understood as referring to the wicked and his hopes, when God kills
him. This understanding, by implication, suggested that the righteous could have a valid post -
mortem hope, a position which is incongruous with views expressed in the book. It is being proposed in this study that the ש, in the difficult ישל, is the consequence of the עי ligature. Reading ליׅעֹי instead of יֵשֶל, the verse is focused on undermining the hope for gains of the hypocrite in his life.ׅ
Pericopes Job 27,8
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