Linguistic Dating of Biblical Texts

Be sure to check out this essay at Bible and Interpretation by Ian Young, Robert Rezetko, and Martin Ehrensvärd and which is an excerpt from their volume of the same name.

2 thoughts on “Linguistic Dating of Biblical Texts

  1. irishanglican ~ Fr. Robert 13 Jul 2010 at 10:54 am

    That was very interesting. But as you noted with Kaseman, the spiritual nature of both the scholar, and the internal evidence of the Text cannot be left out. Sadly, both are so, today at least.


  2. […] Biblical Interpretation has an article challenging the idea that we can chronologically separated “early” biblical Hebrew from “late” biblical Hebrew, contending instead that they are contemporaneous styles and that this has implications for how we date OT books. (HT Jim West) […]


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