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Following the Footnotes: The Masoretic Text


11th April 2023

KH2 Ketef Hinnom Silver Scroll, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons
The contribution of the Masoretes can be seen by comparing Codex Leningrad (left) with Taylor-Schechter NS 1.3 (middle) and the Great Isaiah Scroll (right). Leningrad Codex, f. 1b. Photograph by Bruce and Kenneth Zuckerman, West Semitic Research, in collaboration with the Ancient Biblical Manuscript Center. Courtesy National Library of Russia. Taylor-Schechter image reproduced by kind permission of the Syndics of Cambridge University Library. Great Isaiah Scroll: NAEMzlf5AD5yOQ at Google Cultural Institute.