di_glossia (di_glossia) wrote in linguaphiles,
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Hebrew Block Script- Why?

Does anyone know why Christian seminaries use Hebrew block script instead of regular script? Does anyone else use it? I'm learning Biblical Hebrew and I can't for the life of me figure out why someone would use such a clumsy system when script is so much easier.
Tags: biblical hebrew, hebrew, writing, writing systems
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