Concordia Theological Monthly
hagar, ishmael, skinner, abraham, pentateuch, authorship
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If the reasons advanced for the composite authorship of the Pentateuch are summarized, it will be evident that they may be reduced, as Driver (Literature of the Old Testament, p. 8) admits, to these two ''phenomena" allegedly betraying distinct documents or sources: "1) The same event is doubly recorded; 2) the language, and frequently the representation as well, varies in different sections."
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Maier, Walter A.
"A Typical Instance of Exaggeration in the Moden Literary Criticism of the Pentateuch,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 3, Article 35.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol3/iss1/35