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2Q15 Job

Language: Hebrew

Date: 30 B.C. - 68 A.D.

Location: Qumran Cave 2

Contents: Job 33:28-30

 

Job 33

28 He has redeemed my soul from going into the pit.

My life shall see the light.’

29 “Behold, God does all these things,

twice, yes three times, with a man,

30 to bring back his soul from the pit,

that he may be enlightened with the light of the living.

 

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