Hi, James. Christ is risen!
>As to the Talmud,
Harper's Bible Dictionary says it "emerged about 200 AD under Rabbi
the Prince." (HBD, "Talmud", 1016)/// Simply stated, there are some
problems with the unqualified assertion that the LXX text is older than
Do you seriously allow for the possibility that any portions of the LXX came
into being after 200 AD? If you so, I would very much appreciate your
indicating the grounds on which one might possibly base such claim.