The Dead Sea Scrolls Translated: The Qumran Texts in English

The Dead Sea Scrolls Translated The Qumran Texts in English One of the world s foremost experts on the Dead Sea Scrolls and the Qumran community that produced them provides an authoritative new English translation of the two hundred longest and most important

  • Title: The Dead Sea Scrolls Translated: The Qumran Texts in English
  • Author: Florentino García Martínez Wilfred G.E. Watson
  • ISBN: 9780802841933
  • Page: 287
  • Format: Unknown Binding
  • One of the world s foremost experts on the Dead Sea Scrolls and the Qumran community that produced them provides an authoritative new English translation of the two hundred longest and most important nonbiblical Dead Sea Scrolls found at Qumran, along with an introduction to the history of the discovery and publication of each manuscript and the background necessary for plOne of the world s foremost experts on the Dead Sea Scrolls and the Qumran community that produced them provides an authoritative new English translation of the two hundred longest and most important nonbiblical Dead Sea Scrolls found at Qumran, along with an introduction to the history of the discovery and publication of each manuscript and the background necessary for placing each manuscript in its actual historical context.

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    1. You already know that when it takes me this long to finish a book, it's either tedious, dull, or both. Far from staying up to read it, I sometimes fell asleep in order not to! I told one friend that it wasn't too bad as long as I didn't concentrate on what I was reading. Just when I thought it was improving toward the very end, I had the fine pleasure of reading astronomical Enoch, very much in the tradition of pages 27-29, which may rank among the top five boring things I've ever read.There's n [...]

    2. I haven't read all of this but what I have read has been interesting. This is more difficult to get through than the Penguin Classics edition of the Dead Sea Scrolls. This is MUST reading for serious Bible, theology, Christian history, and other inquiring people and students.

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