[sword-devel] clean bible or bad phantasy?
Tue, 03 Dec 2002 10:34:13 -0800
>1. I never have heard about different word break variant in Hebrew Bible. The
>Original is with word breaks. Not sure whether it was intention of God that we
>would rearrange the given by Him word breaks, however one should try and check
>whether the resulting texts are meaningless and not false.
The original was without word breaks as a matter of fact. Hebrew was
written without word breaks generally, like all other forms of
punctuation, excepting the occassional bold "font" for emphasis,
particularly on pronouns.