RE: Joshua 20:3
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> The MT seems to reflect a Vorlage which is shorter than LXX. of Josh 20:3
> (referring to the end of the verse, BHS note c).
> Is this an example of the LXX tendency to harmonize (cf Nu 35:12); or does
> the LXX reflect a genuinely "different" Vorlage?
> Jim West
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