sopherim


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sopherim

(ˈsəʊfərɪm)
pl n
(Judaism) the Jewish scribes
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Theology scholars from Europe consider the formation and composition of the book and how it reflects preexisting traditions, motifs, and mythemes; how different layers in the book, as well as transmitters such as the sopherim, reuse and recontextualize segments from earlier versions or sources, including interpretation by Paul; and how the book or its segments have been received in new contexts, such as the African context.