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Ancient library of Qumran

Frank Moore Cross

Ancient library of Qumran

and modern Biblical studies: the Haskell lectures 1956-1957

by Frank Moore Cross

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Published by Duckworth in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dead Sea scrolls.,
  • Bible -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.,
  • Qumran community.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Frank Moore Cross.
    SeriesThe Haskell Lectures -- 1956-1957
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 196 p.
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21300615M

    Students of the Bible and the Scrolls will find reading The Library of Qumran to be an enriching experience.' -James C. VanderKam, University of Notre Dame. Hartmut Stegemann is professor of New Testament studies, director of the Institute for Ancient Judaism, and head of the Qumran Research Center, University of Gottingen, : Since the first publication of this book in it has become a classic: It is a sober and objective account by a scholar who has taken a leading part in the editing and evaluation of the Qumran texts. The book opens with an account of the history of the finds, and each subsequent chapter deals with a single but major area of scroll research.

    The Ancient Library of Qumran and Modern Scholarship THE QUMRAN LIBRARY: RELATED LIBRARY OF CONGRESS MATERIALS. These items were on display in the exhibit at the Library of Congress, May - August Images of these objects are not included in the online version of the exhibit, but these exhibit captions are included to provide some.   Buy a cheap copy of Library of Qumran: On the Essenes, book by Hartmut Stegemann. The incredible discoveries at Qumran are unveiled in this compelling volume by one of the world's foremost experts on biblical archaeology and the ancient Qumran Free shipping over $Cited by: 9.

    "The Qumran “Library” and Other Ancient Libraries: Elements for a Comparison" published on 01 Jan by : Corrado Martone. The Library of Qumran book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Start by marking “The Library of Qumran: On the Essenes, Qumran, John the Baptist, and Jesus” as Want to Read: at Qumran are unveiled in this compelling volume by one of the world's foremost experts on biblical archaeology and the ancient Qumran 4/5.


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Full-scale excavations of Qumran began after the discovery of the Dead Sea Scrolls in the late nineteen forties. In the winter ofBedouin shepherd Muhammed Edh-Dhib went into a cave near Qumran and emerged with 7 ancient scrolls.

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Originally published less than ten years after the scroll discoveries in /48, this volume has proven popular enough to stay in print, being updated 5/5(1). Get this from a library. The ancient library of Qumran. [Frank Moore Cross] -- "Since the first publication of this book in it has become a classic: It is a sober and objective account by a scholar who has taken a leading part in the editing and evaluation of the Qumran.

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Originally published less than ten years after the scroll discoveries in /48, this volume has proven popular. About The Ancient Library of Qumran. The discovery of manuscripts and papyri in the Judaean desert has not ceased. Nor have all of the texts which have come to light been published; however, the history of their discovery and much of their content and significance can be described.

This is done in this book. The scrolls and scroll fragments recovered in the Qumran environs represent a voluminous body of Jewish documents, a veritable "library", dating from the third century B.C.E. to 68 C.E. Unquestionably, the "library," which is the greatest manuscript find of the twentieth century, demonstrates the rich literary activity of Second Temple Period Jewry and sheds insight into centuries pivotal to.

The Ancient Library of Qumran and Modern Scholarship ABOUT THIS EXHIBIT The exhibition Scrolls From the Dead Sea: The Ancient Library of Qumran and Modern Scholarship brings before the American people a selection from the scrolls which have been the subject of intense public interest.

The Dead Sea Scrolls at Qumran and the Concept of a Library presents twelve articles by renowned experts in the Dead Sea Scrolls and Qumran studies.

These articles explore from various angles the question of whether or not the collection of manuscripts found in the eleven caves in the vicinity of Khirbet Qumran can be characterized as a “library,” and, if so, what the relation of that Author: Stephen Pfann.

The Dead Sea Scrolls (also the Qumran Caves Scrolls) are ancient Jewish religious manuscripts that were found in the Qumran Caves in the Judaean Desert, near Ein Feshkha on the northern shore of the Dead Sea in the West rly consensus dates these scrolls from the last three centuries BCE and the first century CE.

The texts have great historical, religious, and linguistic significance Created: Est. BCE to CE. The Dead Sea Scrolls, known also as the Qumran Cave Scrolls, were first discovered in in a cave in Wadi Qumran (on the northwest shore of the Dead Sea), in the West Bank.

It is generally accepted that the discovery was first made by a Bedouin goat/sheep-herder named Mohammed Ahmed el-Hamed (nicknamed edh-Dhib, “the wolf”).Author: Dhwty. Read the full-text online edition of The Ancient Library of Qumran and Modern Biblical Studies ().

Home» Browse» Books» Book details, The Ancient Library of Qumran and Modern Biblical. The origin of the legendary Book of Giants has eluded scholars and paleographers for centuries. Did it originate with the Manichaeans in the sixth century.

Or do its origins reach back to an age before Christ. Loren T. Stuckenbruck explores the manuscripts found at Qumran, which attributes this mythical book to independent Jewish sources around the time of the Second Temple period.

Buy The Ancient Library of Qumran 3rd edition by Frank Moore Cross (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). The Dead Sea Scrolls (DSS) are a collection of scrolls found in the desert east of Jerusalem on the shore of the Dead Sea.

They represent the largest manuscript collections of texts from the Second Temple Period found in the area of Judah, an area notorious for its lack of manuscripts. Around texts were found in 11 caves in the hills surrounding Khirbet (=ruins of) Qumran.The Ancient Library of Qumran and Modern Scholarship THE QUMRAN COMMUNITY: RELATED LIBRARY OF CONGRESS MATERIALS.

These items were on display in the exhibit at the Library of Congress, May - August Images of these objects are not included in the online version of the exhibit, but these exhibit captions are included to provide some.