The laws of the Pentateuch directed them to avoid contact with heathens.
Amongst these there is a copy of the Pentateuch, written in the alphabet of the country, upwards of eleven hundred years ago.
The first five books in our Bible are known as the Pentateuch.
These five books are called the Pentateuch, and were written by Moses.
How Philo managed to extort this out of the Pentateuch is a question of interest, but one on which I cannot delay.
Those who desire to see them must study Colenso, The Pentateuch, pt.
In his exposition of the first book of the Pentateuch, Saadiah again challenged the Karaites.
And how like a passage from the Pentateuch his record of it!
Fifteen musical instruments are mentioned in the Bible, and five of them in the Pentateuch.
But in the laws of the Pentateuch nothing of the kind is found.
first five books of the Bible, c.1400, from Late Latin pentateuchus (Tertullian, c.207), from Greek pentateukhos (c.160), originally an adjective (abstracted from phrase pentateukhos biblos), from pente "five" (see five) + teukhos "implement, vessel, gear" (in Late Greek "book," via notion of "case for scrolls"), literally "anything produced," related to teukhein "to make ready," from PIE *dheugh- "to produce something of utility" (see doughty).