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Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls, Volume I: Scripture and the Scrolls
     

Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls, Volume I: Scripture and the Scrolls

by James H. Charlesworth
 

ISBN-10: 1932792198

ISBN-13: 9781932792195

Pub. Date: 03/31/2006

Publisher: Baylor University Press


The recovery of 800 documents in the eleven caves on the northwest shores of the Dead Sea is one of the most sensational archeological discoveries in the Holy Land to date. 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

Overview


The recovery of 800 documents in the eleven caves on the northwest shores of the Dead Sea is one of the most sensational archeological discoveries in the Holy Land to date. 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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781932792195
Publisher:
Baylor University Press
Publication date:
03/31/2006
Edition description:
The Princeton Symposium on the Dead Sea Scrolls
Pages:
525
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.30(d)

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Table of Contents


Introduction: The Dead Sea Scrolls:

Their Discovery and Challenge to Biblical Studies, James H. Charlesworth

Chapter 1: The Impact of the Judean Desert Scrolls

on Issues of Text and Canon of the Hebrew Bible, James A. Sanders

Chapter 2: Qumran and the Enoch Groups:

Revisiting the Enochic-Essene Hypothesis, Gabriele Boccaccini

Chapter 3: The Biblical Scrolls from Qumran

and the Canonical Text, Frank Moore Cross

Chapter 4: The Dead Sea Scrolls and the Hebrew Scriptural Texts, Eugene C. Ulrich

Chapter 5: The Formation and Re-Formation

of Daniel in the Dead Sea Scrolls, Loren T. Stuckenbruck

Chapter 6: The Rewritten Bible at Qumran, Sidnie White Crawford

Chapter 7: Qumran and a New Edition of the Hebrew Bible, Ronald S. Hendel

Chapter 8: 4QSama (= 4Q51), the Canon,

and the Community of Lay Readers, Donald W. Parry

Chapter 9: Three Sobriquets, Their Meaning and Function: The Wicked Priest, Synagogue of Satan, and the Woman Jezebel, Håkan Bengtsson

Chapter 10: The Biblical and Qumranic Concept of War, Philip R. Davies

Chapter 11: Psalms and Psalters in the Dead Sea Scrolls, Peter W. Flint

Chapter 12: The Importance of Isaiah at Qumran, J. J. M. Roberts

Chapter 13: Biblical Interpretation at Qumran, George J. Brooke

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