Debates Over The Place Of The Septuagint In The Orthodox Tradition

@article{Seleznev2021DebatesOT,
  title={Debates Over The Place Of The Septuagint In The Orthodox Tradition},
  author={Mikhail Seleznev},
  journal={National Research University Higher School of Economics Research Paper Series},
  year={2021}
}
  • M. Seleznev
  • Published 18 October 2021
  • Philosophy
  • National Research University Higher School of Economics Research Paper Series
In polemics of Orthodox theologians with Jews, Protestants and Catholics, the Septuagint has often been regarded as the hallmark of Orthodoxy. However, throughout the history of the Orthodox tradition violent polemics against allegedly corrupted Hebrew Bible existed side by side with the usage of the same Hebrew Bible text in commentaries and translations. The Orthodox theology of today has to reckon with the fact of textual pluralism in the transmission and translation of the Bible. A more in… 
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