This brief yet thorough book highlights the most important contributions the Scrolls have made to the study of the Bible and charts new territory for future research into the Scrolls and the Qumran community. After reading The Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls, students and scholars alike will have the basic understanding of the Scrolls necessary for pondering even deeper questions regarding the history, literature, and theology of the Bible.
Paperback edition is available from the Society of Biblical Literature (www.sbl-site.org)
About the Author
C.D. Elledge, Ph.D. (2001) in Biblical Studies, Princeton Theological Seminary, is Assistant Professor of Religion at Gustavus Adolphus College in Saint Peter, Minnesota. He is the author of The Statutes of the King: The Temple Scroll’s Legislation on Kingship (Gabalda).