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NEKRA THALATTA : IN THE CAVES OF QUMRAN A STEEP AND RUGGED ASCENT TO PLATO’S CAVE (IA) – NEW EDITION BY V-ERMES

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  17/04/19) RULESThis chapter contains those texts which can be called ‘Rules’, texts that serveto establish the group or groups for which they are intended. These writingsare not restricted to listing specific regulations concerning the way of life … Continue reading

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NEKRA THALATTA : IN THE CAVES OF QUMRAN A STEEP AND RUGGED ASCENT TO PLATO’S CAVE (I) – NEW EDITION BY V-ERMES

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  23/03/18) The dispute over authenticity and antiquity The interest aroused by the discoveries of the Qumran manuscripts was immense, right from the start. This interest was provoked for reasons which are easy to understand. The mere fact … Continue reading

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NEKRA THALATTA : IN THE CAVES OF QUMRAN A STEEP AND RUGGED ASCENT TO PLATO’S CAVE (TH) – NEW EDITION BY V-ERMES

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  30/12/16) I. IntroductionOn the western shore of the Dead Sea, about eight miles south of Jericho, lies a complex of ruins known as Khirbet Qumran. It occupies one of the lowest parts of the earth, on the … Continue reading

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NEKRA THALATTA : IN THE CAVES OF QUMRAN A STEEP AND RUGGED ASCENT TO PLATO’S CAVE (H) – NEW EDITION BY V-ERMES

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  21/01/16) PENGUIN BOOKS THE COMPLETE DEAD SEASCROLLS IN ENGLISHGeza Vermes was born in Hungary in 1924. He studied in Budapest  and in Louvain, where he read Oriental history and languages and in 1953 obtained a doctorate in … Continue reading

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NEKRA THALATTA : IN THE CAVES OF QUMRAN A STEEP AND RUGGED ASCENT TO PLATO’S CAVE (Z) – exegetical literature 3 the temple

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  29/12/14) (TO BE CONTINUED ) SOURCE  http://orion.mscc.huji.ac.il , http://dss.collections.imj.org.il,http://www.pbs.org, The Qumran Texts in English By Florentino García Martínez

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NEKRA THALATTA : IN THE CAVES OF QUMRAN A STEEP AND RUGGED ASCENT TO PLATO’S CAVE (CT) – exegetical literature 2

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  25/08/14) (TO BE CONTINUED ) SOURCE  http://orion.mscc.huji.ac.il , http://dss.collections.imj.org.il,http://www.pbs.org, The Qumran Texts in English By Florentino García Martínez

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NEKRA THALATTA : IN THE CAVES OF QUMRAN A STEEP AND RUGGED ASCENT TO PLATO’S CAVE (E) – exegetical literature 1

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  23/12/13) Exegetical Literature The exegetical activity of the Community emerges in one way or another in allthe writings preserved. Exegesis forms the foundation of the halakhic texts.Interpretation of particular biblical texts peppers the development of the Rules,both … Continue reading

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NEKRA THALATTA : IN THE CAVES OF QUMRAN A STEEP AND RUGGED ASCENT TO PLATO’S CAVE (D) – The War of the Sons of Light Against the Sons of Darkness v

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  31/08/13) 4 Other Texts4QFl0rilegium (4Q174 [4QF10r]) Frags. 1 – 3 col. 1 2Sam j:10 1 [«And] an enemy [will trouble him no mo]re, [nor  will] the son of iniquity [afflict him again] as at the beginning. From … Continue reading

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NEKRA THALATTA : IN THE CAVES OF QUMRAN A STEEP AND RUGGED ASCENT TO PLATO’S CAVE (C) – The War of the Sons of Light Against the Sons of Darkness iv

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  09/05/13) 4QNew Jerusalem* (4Q555 [4QNJ* ar]) Frag. 1 /[.·.] And the staircase which [climbs up at its side] is four cubits wide,and goes round 2 [and upwards to a height of two rods, up to the roof.] … Continue reading

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NEKRA THALATTA : IN THE CAVES OF QUMRAN A STEEP AND RUGGED ASCENT TO PLATO’S CAVE (B) – The War of the Sons of Light Against the Sons of Darkness iii

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  23/12/12) 2 The Rule of the Congregation  –  3 Description of the New Jerusalem 1QRu1e of the Congregation (1Q28a [1QSa]) Col. ι 1 And this is the rule of the congregation of Israel in the final days, … Continue reading

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NEKRA THALATTA : IN THE CAVES OF QUMRAN A STEEP AND RUGGED ASCENT TO PLATO’S CAVE (B) – The War of the Sons of Light Against the Sons of Darkness ii

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  16/04/12) pg124 (TO BE CONTINUED ) SOURCE  http://orion.mscc.huji.ac.il , http://dss.collections.imj.org.il , http://www.pbs.org , The Qumran Texts in English By Florentino García Martínez

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NEKRA THALATTA : IN THE CAVES OF QUMRAN A STEEP AND RUGGED ASCENT TO PLATO’S CAVE (B) – The War of the Sons of Light Against the Sons of Darkness i

(BEING CONTINUED FROM  15/01/12) The Scroll of the War of the Sons of Light against the Sons of Darkness(1QM) The War Scroll describes the plan for the War between the Sons of Light and the Sons of Darkness at the … Continue reading

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NEKRA THALATTA : IN THE CAVES OF QUMRAN A STEEP AND RUGGED ASCENT TO PLATO’S CAVE (A) – ENOOCH Hanokh EPISTLE

CAVE 7 AND 8 CAVE 7 Q    FIRST ENOCH 103:3-8 THE ENGLISH TRANSLATION The English translation of the above Greek text is situated in the upper raws while the English translation of the Ethiopic text is in the down rows. … Continue reading

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