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The Resource The meaning of the Dead Sea scrolls : their significance for understanding the Bible, Judaism, Jesus, and Christianity, James C. VanderKam and Peter Flint

The meaning of the Dead Sea scrolls : their significance for understanding the Bible, Judaism, Jesus, and Christianity, James C. VanderKam and Peter Flint

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The meaning of the Dead Sea scrolls : their significance for understanding the Bible, Judaism, Jesus, and Christianity
Title
The meaning of the Dead Sea scrolls
Title remainder
their significance for understanding the Bible, Judaism, Jesus, and Christianity
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James C. VanderKam and Peter Flint
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Language
eng
Summary
Drawing together all the evidence, this timely book explores: The discovery and dating of the Dead Sea Scrolls; their relationship to the Hebrew Bible, Apocrypha, and New Testament; their messianic and apocalyptic messages; the identity, nature, and theology of the Qumran community; the nonbiblical scrolls; and controversies surrounding the scrolls. This comprehensive, guide provides an introduction to all aspects of the scrolls, including their teachings, the community that created them, the world of Judaism, the origins of Christianity, and our understanding of Jesus and the New Testament. Features photos of the original texts, the sites, and the scholars who deciphered them, and includes illustrative passages from the scrolls
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198288
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DLC
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VanderKam, James C
Dewey number
296.1/55
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
BM487
LC item number
.V27 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Flint, Peter W
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True
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  • Qumran community
  • Qumran community
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their significance for understanding the Bible, Judaism, Jesus, and Christianity
Label
The meaning of the Dead Sea scrolls : their significance for understanding the Bible, Judaism, Jesus, and Christianity, James C. VanderKam and Peter Flint
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Discoveries, dating, archeology, and new methods
  • The Dead Sea Scrolls and Scripture
  • The nonbiblical scrolls and their message
  • The scrolls and the New Testament
  • Controversies about the Dead Sea Scrolls
Control code
ocm49760650
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 467 pages
Isbn
9780060684648
Lccn
2002069730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, charts
System control number
(OCoLC)49760650
Label
The meaning of the Dead Sea scrolls : their significance for understanding the Bible, Judaism, Jesus, and Christianity, James C. VanderKam and Peter Flint
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Discoveries, dating, archeology, and new methods
  • The Dead Sea Scrolls and Scripture
  • The nonbiblical scrolls and their message
  • The scrolls and the New Testament
  • Controversies about the Dead Sea Scrolls
Control code
ocm49760650
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 467 pages
Isbn
9780060684648
Lccn
2002069730
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, charts
System control number
(OCoLC)49760650

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