This volume analyzes the wide variety of the Qumran community’s liturgical practices in light of their social and ideological structures, discussing their implications for community identity formation, boundary formation, and instruction of new members.
|Publisher:||Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.|
|Series:||Studies on the Texts of the Desert of Judah Series , #60|
About the Author
Russell C.D. Arnold, Ph.D. (2005) in Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, University of California, Los Angeles, is Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at DePauw University in Greencastle, IN. He has also written on the relationship between sacrifice and prayer at Qumran.