Item description for The Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls: Vol 1: Scripture and the Scrolls by James H. Charlesworth...
The recovery of 800 documents in the eleven caves on the northwest shores of the Dead Sea is one of the most sensational archaeological discoveries in the Holy Land to date. These three volumes, the very best of critical scholarship, demonstrate in detail how the scrolls have revolutionized our knowledge of the text of the Bible, the character of Second Temple Judaism, and the Jewish beginnings of Christianity.
Promise Angels is dedicated to bringing you great books at great prices. Whether you read for entertainment, to learn, or for literacy - you will find what you want at promiseangels.com!
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.26" Width: 6.32" Height: 1.28" Weight: 1.64 lbs.
Release Date May 1, 2006
Publisher Baylor University Press
ISBN 1932792198 ISBN13 9781932792195
Availability 0 units.
More About James H. Charlesworth
James H. Charlesworth is George L. Collord Professor of New Testament Language and Literature at Princeton Theological Seminary, Princeton, New Jersey, and a world-renowned translator, particularly of pseudepigraphical material.
James H. Charlesworth has published or released items in the following series...
Anchor Yale Bible Reference Library
Dead Sea Scrolls
Faith and Scholarship Colloquies
Jewish and Christian Texts in Contexts and Related Studies
Princeton-Prague Symposia Series on the Historical Jesus