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ancient library of Qumrân and modern Biblical studies.

Frank Moore Cross

ancient library of Qumrân and modern Biblical studies.

by Frank Moore Cross

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Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dead Sea scrolls.,
  • Dead Sea scrolls -- Relation to the New Testament.,
  • Qumran community.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    SeriesThe Haskell lectures, 1956-1957, Haskell lectures, 1956-1957
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBM175.Q6 C7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination196 p.
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17755700M

    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 Qumrân and Modern Biblical Studies. Rev. ed. Garden City, N.Y., Rev. ed. Garden City, N.Y., Traditional presentation of the site as the center of an Essene community by one of the driving forces behind the early activities in the field for .

    Frank Moore Cross, The Ancient Library of Qumran and Modern Biblical Studies (Garden City, NY: Doubleday, ), [7] Water in ancient Israel was the universal cleanser and purifier. Purification with water occurred following sexual relations, as a preparation to entering into the Holy of Holies, and in matters relating to life force: male. BOOKS RECEIVED THE HsIAO!CHING. Translated by Mary Lelia Makra. Edited by Paul element in ancient Greek drama. ON THE ILIAD. By Rachel Bespaloff. Translated by Mary McCarthy. THE ANCIENT LIBRARY OF QUMRAN-AND MODERN BIBLICAL STUDIES. By Frank Moore Cross, Jr. New York: Doubleday Anchor Book, ().

      The Ancient Library of Qumran and Modern Biblical Studies. Rev. ed. Grand Rapids, Mich.: Baker Book House, , , reprinted Baker Book House, , , reprinted The Dead Sea Scrolls. Washington, D.C.: Biblical Archaeology Society; Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, Journal of Jewish Studies Journal of. The nearly original manuscript fragments found in caves near the site between and have fundamentally altered our view of ancient Judaism. 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 community.


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It is a sober and objective account by a scholar who has taken a leading part in the editing and evaluation of the Qumran 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/5.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cross, Frank Moore. Ancient library of Qumran & Modern Biblical Studies. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Book House, OCLC Number: Description: xix, pages illustrations, maps, facsimiles 18 cm.

Contents: I. Discovery of an ancient library The first cave New treasures from the wilderness A catalogue of the library of Qumran Essenes, the people of the scrolls An Essene community in the wilderness The old sources of the new scrolls --III.

OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations ; 22 cm. Contents: Discovery of an ancient library --The Essenes, the people of the scrolls --The righteous teacher and Essene origins --The Old Testament at Qumrân --The Essenes and the primitive church Essene faith and the Christian gospel.

The Ancient Library of Qumran and Modern Biblical Studies () Canaanite Myth and Hebrew Epic () Frank Moore Cross Jr. (–) was the Hancock Professor of Hebrew and Other Oriental Languages Emeritus at Harvard University, notable for his work in the interpretation of the Dead Sea Scrolls, his magnum opus Canaanite Myth and.

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 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 community.

Drawing on the best of current research and a thorough knowledge of all the Dead Sea Scrolls, Hartmut Stegemann analyzes the purpose of the Qumran settlement, paints a picture of how daily life was carried on there.

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 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.

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Publication date 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. Northwest of the Dead Sea, twelve kilometers to the south of Jericho and thirty-two kilometers north of the En-gedi Oasis, lie the ruins of a community long known to the Bedouins as 'Khirbet Qumran'.

The nearly original manuscript fragments found in caves near the site between and have fundamentally altered our view of ancient Judaism. Frank Moore Cross is one of the early scroll scholars, and his book, 'The Ancient Library of Qumran' was one of the earliest popular publications of the discovery and contents of the scrolls.

Originally published less than ten years after the scroll discoveries in /48, this volume has proven popular enough to stay in print, being updated Cited by: The Ancient Library of Qumran and Modern Biblical Studies (Garden City, NY: Anchor Books, ), p.

Another view of the derivation is to relate the word to Hebrew 'esa, "council,"--the party of the council (Andre Dupont-Sommer, The Essene Writings of Qumran, p. 43). 4 This usage of the verb shows that the word was not limited to Eastern. The Ancient Library of Qumran and Modern Biblical Studies.

The Haskell Lectures, Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, "The Development of the Jewish Scripts." In The Bible and the Ancient Near East: Essays in Honor of William Foxwell Albright.

Edited by G. Wright. Garden City, N.Y.: Doubleday, The Damascus Document. John tt "Archaeology and Biblical Interpretation" Susan Pollock & Reinhard Bernbeck "Archaeologies of the Middle East" Milton nd "Between Text and Artifact. Integrating Archaeology in Biblical Studies Teaching" John in "Fifty Major Cities of the Bible" Yitzhak Magen & Yuval Peleg "The Qumran Excavations.

Perched on an arid plateau overlooking the northwestern shore of the Dead Sea, Qumran is an archeological site dating back to the Iron Age. During its heyday the community was home to about people, and included homes, cisterns, a fortress, a cemetery, and most famously, a series of caves in which scriptures were stored.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.Cross, F M Jr: The Ancient Library of Qumran and Modern Biblical Studies.

The Haskell Lectures,