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Re: orion chinese?
On Wed, 27 Aug 1997 09:28:35 -0400 (EDT), firstname.lastname@example.org writes:
>Is this a serious issue? It seems rather ridiculous to me. There is no
>reason to ascribe sloppy scribalism to a chinese interpolation. Are
>dissertation topics so hard to come by these days that such a topic would
>seriously be written upon?
I suspect, Jim, this is a way of backing into the "pollution" visited
on the scroll while peregrinating, which is why I for one am highly
suspicious of many of the C-14 dates done without taking that factor
into account. More than smoke can get onto parchment...
(But if more than smoke, why not smoke too?)
>Jim West, ThD
>Adjunct Professor of Bible, Quartz Hill School of Theology