Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC)
Library,Documentation and Information Science Division

“A research journal serves that narrow

borderland which separates the known from the unknown”

-P.C.Mahalanobis


Normal view MARC view ISBD view

Qumran between the Old and New Testaments [electronic resource] / [edited by] Frederick H. Cryer and Thomas L. Thompson.

Contributor(s): Cryer, Frederick H | Thompson, Thomas L, 1939-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Journal for the study of the Old TestamentSupplement series: 290.; Copenhagen international seminar: 6.Publisher: Sheffield, England : Sheffield Academic Press, c1998Description: 1 online resource (398 p.).ISBN: 9780567181350 (electronic bk.); 0567181359 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Dead Sea scrolls -- Relation to the New Testament -- Congresses | Dead Sea scrolls -- Relation to the Old Testament -- Congresses | Qumran community -- Congresses | Dead Sea scrolls | Qumran community | Manuscrits de la mer Morte -- Critique, interpr�etation, etc | Bible. A.T | Communaut�e de Qumr�an | Ess�eniens | RELIGION -- Judaism -- Sacred Writings | Essenen | Dode-ZeerollenGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Qumran between the Old and New Testaments.DDC classification: 296.1/55 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
The genre of 11QMelchizedek / Anders Aschim -- The Essenes in Philo and Josephus / Per Bilde -- The consciousness of belonging to God's covenant and what it entails according to the Damascus document and the community rule / Ellen Juhl Christiansen -- Genesis in Qumran / Frederick H. Cryer -- The mystery to come : early Essene theology of Revelation / Torleif Elgvin -- The Isaiah scroll and the composition of the Book of Isaiah / Jesper H�genhaven -- The spirit in human beings in some Qumran non-biblical texts / Robert W. Kvalvaag -- The understanding of community in the Old Testament / Niels Peter Lemche -- The history of the Qumran community in the light of recently available texts / Florentino Garc�ia Mart�inez -- The use of Old Testament quotations in the Qumran community rule / Sarianna Metso -- Qumran and LXX / Staffan Olofsson -- The archaeology of Khirbet Qumran / Allan Rosengren Petersen -- 4QTestimonia and Bible composition : a Copenhagen lego hyposthesis / Thomas L. Thompson -- The significance of the texts from the Judean desert for the history of the text of the Hebrew Bible : a new synthesis / Emanuel Tov -- The Teacher of Righteousness, the history of the Qumran community, and our understanding of the Jesus movement : texts, theories and trajectories / H�akan Ulfgard -- Historiography of Qumran : the sons of Zadok and their enemies / Ben Zion Wacholder.
Summary: Papers from the International Scandinavian Conference on the Dead Sea Scrolls and Qumran, sponsored by the University of Copenhagen and held in 1995. In addition to the contributions of Florentino Garc'a Mart'nez, Emanuel Tov and Ben Zion Wacholder, this collection offers a wide range of recent Scandinavian scholarship on the Dead Sea Scrolls. Central issues dealt with include the dating of the scrolls, the theological relationships between the Scrolls and the Old Testament, questions relating to text and tradition formation, and the social relations between Qumran and contemporary Jewish sect.
Tags from this library: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
No physical items for this record

Papers presented at a conference, 19-22 June, at Schaefferg�arten, Denmark.

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

The genre of 11QMelchizedek / Anders Aschim -- The Essenes in Philo and Josephus / Per Bilde -- The consciousness of belonging to God's covenant and what it entails according to the Damascus document and the community rule / Ellen Juhl Christiansen -- Genesis in Qumran / Frederick H. Cryer -- The mystery to come : early Essene theology of Revelation / Torleif Elgvin -- The Isaiah scroll and the composition of the Book of Isaiah / Jesper H�genhaven -- The spirit in human beings in some Qumran non-biblical texts / Robert W. Kvalvaag -- The understanding of community in the Old Testament / Niels Peter Lemche -- The history of the Qumran community in the light of recently available texts / Florentino Garc�ia Mart�inez -- The use of Old Testament quotations in the Qumran community rule / Sarianna Metso -- Qumran and LXX / Staffan Olofsson -- The archaeology of Khirbet Qumran / Allan Rosengren Petersen -- 4QTestimonia and Bible composition : a Copenhagen lego hyposthesis / Thomas L. Thompson -- The significance of the texts from the Judean desert for the history of the text of the Hebrew Bible : a new synthesis / Emanuel Tov -- The Teacher of Righteousness, the history of the Qumran community, and our understanding of the Jesus movement : texts, theories and trajectories / H�akan Ulfgard -- Historiography of Qumran : the sons of Zadok and their enemies / Ben Zion Wacholder.

Papers from the International Scandinavian Conference on the Dead Sea Scrolls and Qumran, sponsored by the University of Copenhagen and held in 1995. In addition to the contributions of Florentino Garc'a Mart'nez, Emanuel Tov and Ben Zion Wacholder, this collection offers a wide range of recent Scandinavian scholarship on the Dead Sea Scrolls. Central issues dealt with include the dating of the scrolls, the theological relationships between the Scrolls and the Old Testament, questions relating to text and tradition formation, and the social relations between Qumran and contemporary Jewish sect.

Description based on print version record.

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.

Other editions of this work

Qumran between the Old and New Testaments ©1998
Library, Documentation and Information Science Division, Indian Statistical Institute, 203 B T Road, Kolkata 700108, INDIA
Phone no. 91-33-2575 2100, Fax no. 91-33-2578 1412, ksatpathy@isical.ac.in


Visitor Counter