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Writings, The. Also called the Kethubim. One of three divisions of the Tanakh, the Hebrew Bible, the other two being the Law (Torah) and the Prophets (Nebiim). The early Christians called this group of writings the Hagiographa.
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WritingsThe last of the three sections of the Hebrew canon (Heb. kĕṯûḇɩ̂m). Included are the books of Psalms, Job, Proverbs, Ruth, Song of Solomon, Ecclesiastes, Lamentations Esther, Daniel, Ezra, Nehemiah, and 1-2 Chronicles. This sequence, found in modern versions of the OT, is probably no older
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Writings (Heb. keṯûḇîm; Gk. hagiógrapha “sacred writings”).*The last of the three sections of the Jewish canon (cf. Luke 24:44, “the psalms”). Included are the books of Psalms, Job, Proverbs, Ruth, Song of Solomon, Ecclesiastes, Lamentations, Esther, Daniel, Ezra, Nehemiah, and 1–2 Chronicles.