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By John Granger Cook

In accordance with the on hand proof now not many pagans knew the Greek Bible (Septuagint) sooner than the appearance of Christianity. The pagans who reacted to biblical texts comprise Celsus (II C.E.), Porphyry (III C.E.), and Julian the Apostate (IV C.E.). the writer analyzes those pagans' voice and elaborates on its value, because it exhibits how Septuagint texts seemed within the eyes of Greco-Roman intellectuals.

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