Sacred Scripture is one of the several names denoting the inspired writings which make up the Old and New Testament .The corresponding Latin word scriptura occurs in some passages of the Vulgate in the general sense of "writing"; e.g., Ex., xxxii, 16: "the writing also of God was graven in the tables"; again, II Par., xxxvi, 22: "who [Cyrus] commanded it to be proclaimed through all his kingdom, and by writing also". According to the Jews Whether the terms graphe, graphai , and their synonymous expressions to biblion ( Nehemiah 8:8 ), ta biblia (Dan., ix, 2), kephalis bibliou ( Psalm 39:8 ), he iera biblos ( 2 Maccabees ), ta biblia ta hagia ( 1 Maccabees 12:9 ), ta iera grammata ( 2 Timothy ) refer to particular writings or to a collection of books, they at least show the existence of a number of written documents the authority of which was generally accepted as supreme. Faafp 9780816071760 0816071764 The Civil War and Reconstruction - 1860 to 1876, Golson Books 9781414248899 141424889X The Backwoods of Canada, Catharine Parr Traill 9780153235016 0153235012 Trophies Spelling Practice Book, Grade 4, Harcourt School Publishers 9781436826433 1436826438 Driving for Pleasure - Or the Harness Stable and Its Appointments (1896), Francis T Underhill 9780769298900 0769298907 First Division Band Method, Part 4 - Drums, Fred Weber 4988001954057 To Chi Ka, Watanabe Kazumi 9780979118937 097911893X Letters from Abu Ghraib, Joshua Casteel 9780757981579 0757981577 Macbeth - Vocal Score (Italian Language Edition), Vocal Score 9780615221175 0615221173 Making Your Film in the Digital Age, Larry Gardner 9781841622767 1841622761 Cape Verde - the Bradt Travel Guide, Aisling Irwin, Colum Wilson 9781409767398 1409767396 Catholic Or Roman Catholic?- For Minnesotans (and Those Who Wish They Were) of All Ages, Paul Lowrie, Bret R.Vobecky 9780072390940 0072390948 Investigating the Ocean - An Interactive Guide to the Science of Oceanography 9781854876355 185487635X Joke Encyclopedia, Sandy Ransford 9781419142796 1419142798 The Marriage Feast - A Fantasy, Alice Brown 9781854989420 1854989421 Icc Financial Survey - The Wool & Knitwear Industry - Scotland 9781424127351 1424127351 Vicissitudes of a Woman, Patricia Broomfield-Hunt 9780905649894 0905649893 Slender Gourmet' S Champagne Diet, ILLUS.MICHAEL FFOLKES JOAN OLIPHANT-FRASER 9780729302388 0729302385 Garnier - "Les Juifves", Richard Griffiths 9780906011881 0906011884 Health Information and Libraries - Proceedings of a Seminar Held in Stamford, Lincolnshire on 2nd December 1992, Alexander Wilson, Maggie Ashcroft 9780891459958 0891459952 Nancy Crow - work in transition, Nancy Crow, Penny Mc Morris 9780907282228 0907282229 Glasgow Girls, Robbie Moffat 9781556196553 1556196555 External Possession, Doris L. 9780439984768 0439984769 100 Number Games for Ages 0-3, Hannah Mortimer 9780788501999 0788501992 The Goddess Laksmi - The Divine Consort in South Indian Vaisnava Tradition, P.
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The writer of II Par., xxx, 5, 18, refers to prescriptions of the Law by the formula "as it is written", which is rendered by the Septuagint translators kata ten graphen; para ten graphen , "according to Scripture". Chase adheres to the principle that the phrase ai graphai used absolutely points to a definite and recognized collection of writings, i.e., Scriptures. It is clear from 2 Kings 23:1-3 , that towards the end of the Jewish kingdom the Book of the Law of the Lord was held in the highest honour as containing the precepts of the Lord Himself.
The same expression is found in I Esdr., iii, 4, and II Esdr., viii, 15; here we have the beginning of the later form of appeal to the authority of the inspired books gegraptai ( Matthew 4:4, 6, 10 ; ; etc.), or kathos gegraptai ( Romans ; , etc.), "it is written", "as it is written". Here arises the question whether the expression of St. The accompanying words, kai , tas loipas , and the verb streblousin in the context confirm Mr. That this was also the case after the Captivity, may be inferred from II Esdr., viii, 1-9, 13,14, 18; the book here mentioned contained the injuctions concerning the Feast of Tabernacles found in Lev., xxiii, 34 sq.; Deut., xvi, 13 sq., and is therefore identical with the pre-Exilic Sacred Books.
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