The Complete Dead Sea Scrolls in English

Written By Géza Vermès
The Complete Dead Sea Scrolls in English
  • Publsiher : Viking Adult
  • Release : 29 November 1997
  • ISBN : 0987654321
  • Pages : 648 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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The Complete Dead Sea Scrolls in English

The Complete Dead Sea Scrolls in English
  • Author : Géza Vermès
  • Publisher : Viking Adult
  • Release Date : 1997
  • Total pages : 648
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : The first complete edition of the English version of the Dead Sea Scrolls offers the text of the documents as well as information about their history and significance...

The Dead Sea Scrolls a Very Short Introduction

The Dead Sea Scrolls  a Very Short Introduction
  • Author : Timothy Lim
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-03-23
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Since their discovery in 1947, the Dead Sea Scrolls have become an icon in popular culture that transcends their status as ancient Jewish manuscripts. Everyone has heard of the Scrolls, but amidst the conspiracies, the politics, and the sensational claims, it can be difficult to separate the myths from the reality. ...

What Are the Dead Sea Scrolls and Why Do They Matter

What Are the Dead Sea Scrolls and Why Do They Matter
  • Author : David Noel Freedman,Pam Fox Kuhlken
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release Date : 2007-03-21
  • Total pages : 131
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Designed to equip students in religion, history, archaeology, and anyone who has an interest in the scrolls, this is a fascinating and accessible guidebook full of humor and behind-the-scenes glimpses into research on the scrolls....

The Meaning of the Dead Sea Scrolls

The Meaning of the Dead Sea Scrolls
  • Author : James VanderKam,Peter Flint
  • Publisher : HarperOne
  • Release Date : 2002-11-26
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : The Dead Sea Scrolls, found in caves near the Dead Sea fifteen miles east of Jerusalem from 1947 to 1956, include the oldest existing biblical manuscripts and the remarkable texts of the purist Jewish community at Qumran. The discovery of the scrolls has added dramatically to our understanding of the varieties of ...

Religion in the Dead Sea Scrolls

Religion in the Dead Sea Scrolls
  • Author : John J. Collins,John Joseph Collins,Robert A. Kugler
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release Date : 2000-07-17
  • Total pages : 167
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Biblical scholars probe the Dead Sea Scrolls for information about Jewish practice in the First Century and Hellenistic influence on the Judaism of the period. Original....

The Dead Sea Scrolls and the First Christians

The Dead Sea Scrolls and the First Christians
  • Author : Robert H. Eisenman
  • Publisher : Element Books Limited
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Total pages : 449
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Explores the relationship between the Dead Sea Scrolls and Christianity's formative years...

The Dead Sea Scrolls Uncovered

The Dead Sea Scrolls Uncovered
  • Author : Robert H. Eisenman,Michael Owen Wise
  • Publisher : Penguin Group USA
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Total pages : 286
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Two scholars compile and interpret fifty documents that are key and previously inaccessible portions of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Reprint....

Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls

Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls
  • Author : Lawrence H. Schiffman,James C. VanderKam
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 1132
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Download or read online Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls written by Lawrence H. Schiffman,James C. VanderKam, published by which was released on 2000. Get Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls The Dead Seas scrolls and the Qumran Community

The Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls  The Dead Seas scrolls and the Qumran Community
  • Author : James H. Charlesworth
  • Publisher : Baylor University Press
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 497
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : These three volumes, the very best of critical scholarship, demonstrate in detail how the scrolls have revolutionized our knowledge of the text of the Bible, the character of Second Temple Judaism, and the Jewish beginnings of Christianity.--Adolfo Roitman, Curator of the Dead Sea Scrolls and Head of the Shrine ...

Discerning Wisdom

Discerning Wisdom
  • Author : Matthew Goff
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Release Date : 2006-11-29
  • Total pages : 388
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Discerning Wisdom provides an overview of all the Qumran wisdom texts. The Dead Sea Scrolls offer crucial evidence for understanding the wisdom of the late Second Temple period and the reception of traditional wisdom in Early Judaism....

The Dead Sea Scrolls Translated

The Dead Sea Scrolls Translated
  • Author : Florentino García Martínez
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Total pages : 519
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : An English translation of 200 of the Hebrew and Aramaic non-biblical manuscripts found in caves in the region of Qumran, some translated for the first time. Includes introductions to each manuscript with a history of its discovery and its historical context. Manuscripts contain the main rules of the Qumran sect, hymns, ...

The Dead Sea Scrolls

The Dead Sea Scrolls
  • Author : Donald W. Parry,Stephen David Ricks
  • Publisher : Foundation for Ancient Research &
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 93
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Since their initial discovery in 1947, the ancient scrolls found in caves near the Dead Sea have stirred public curiosity. For Latter-day Saints, whose scriptural tradition speaks of sacred records to come forth in the last days, the Dead Sea Scrolls naturally give rise to questions such as: Are there references ...

Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls N Z

Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls  N Z
  • Author : Lawrence H. Schiffman,James C. VanderKam
  • Publisher : Oxford : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 1132
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Counter Discovered in 1947 by a Bedouin shepherd, the Dead Sea Scrolls are a collection of 800 manuscripts nearly one thousand years older than any other writings of the Hebrew Scriptures. Ever since, these mysterious documents have raised many questions. What do the scrolls tell us about the people who wrote them? ...

Scriptures and Sectarianism

Scriptures and Sectarianism
  • Author : Collins
  • Publisher : Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-11-04
  • Total pages : 329
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Essays representing ten years of John J. Collins s expert reflection on Scripture and the Qumran community are here collected in a volume that is sure to be of interest to students and scholars of Early Judaism and the Dead Sea Scrolls. Collins opens with the introductory chapter What Have ...

Reclaiming the Dead Sea Scrolls

Reclaiming the Dead Sea Scrolls
  • Author : Lawrence H. Schiffman,Ethel and Irvine Edelman Professor of Hebrew and Judaic Studies Lawrence H Schiffman, PH D
  • Publisher : Jewish Publication Society of America
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Total pages : 529
  • ISBN : 0987654321
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Summary : Discusses the importance of the Dead Sea Scrolls in understanding the history of Judaism, and argues that they reveal how Christianity emerged from ancient Judaism...