#1284

2011-06-14

Dead Sea Scrolls Perspectives Updated, part 3

With Prof. John J. Collins

More from Prof. Collins, focusing on the Qumran ruins and what the archaeology indicates about their relationship to the scrolls and to the scrolls community, commonly identified as the Essenes. Prof. Collins reviews and updates the dating of the occupation of these ruins.

tags: Dead Sea Scrolls John J. Collins Yale Qumran ruins dating Essenes Cave 4

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#1283

2011-06-07

Dead Sea Scrolls Perspectives Updated, part 2

With Prof. John J. Collins

Additional information about the dating of the Dead Sea Scrolls, and the beginnings of the community of the scrolls.

tags: Dead Sea Scrolls John J. Collins Yale Qumran wicked priest Teacher of Righteousness Pharisees

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#1282

2011-06-01

Dead Sea Scrolls Perspectives Updated

With Prof. John J. Collins

Some excerpts from a lecture by professor Collins on major points of agreement amongst Dead Sea Scrolls scholars and how they need to be updated, particularly whether the collection of documents found in the Qumran caves could actually be called a library.

tags: Dead Sea Scrolls John J. Collins Yale Qumran library

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