By David L. Washburn

Fabric from the lifeless Sea Scrolls looks in lots of guides. whereas a lot of the corpus has now seemed within the Discoveries within the Judaean wilderness sequence, there are nonetheless fragments buried in vague journals and books that may be almost most unlikely to discover. This ebook identifies all of the passages within the Qumran records that comprise biblical textual content, either within the biblical and non-biblical scrolls. It offers particular bibliographic info, in canonical order, for finding every one passage within the released scrolls and compares each to the traditional Hebrew and Greek types of the Hebrew Bible, noting either similarities and adjustments. it truly is designed to assist those that are looking to paintings with manuscripts and models to find the unique textual content of the Hebrew Bible. This paintings will entice scholars of Qumran, and either students and nonspecialists drawn to textual feedback of the Hebrew Bible. Paperback version is out there from the Society of Biblical Literature (

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Lev 4:26 4QpapLXX Levb DJD 9: 174 ( 4 4 120) Very fragmentary; identical to LXX. Lev 4:26-28 (1 word v, 26) 4QpapLXX Le@ DJD 9: 174 ( 4 4 120) Fragmentary; some unique readings. 175 Fragmentary; mostly follows LXX. Lev 912-13 4QLevC (4425) DJD 12:192 Extremely fragmentary, follows MT. 6 a pa m Q E S ~ ~ The Catalog Reference Lev 5: 16-17 (5 letters v. 16; 4 letters v. 21 (=MT). Lev 7: 19-26 (v. 22 N/R) 4QLev" (4Q26b) DJD 12:203 Fragmentary; mostly follows MT; interesting use of archaic lamed v.

18) 4QpaleoExodm (4422) DJD 9:76 Very fragmentary; follows MT with a couple of unique readings. E~od8:13-15(1 leltwv, 13) 4QpaleoGenExod' (44 11) DJD9:28 Extremely fbgmentary; of no textual value. Exod8:13-19 44365 DJD 13:263 Generally follows MT. Fragmentary; mostly follows MT. Exod 8:19-21 (1 letter v. 21) 4QpaleoGenExod' (4Q 1 1) DJD 9:29 Very fragmentary; identical to MT Exod 8 19b-22 (1 4QpaleoExodm p@al word v 22) (4022) DJD 9 77 8: 1% is an addition from Sam; othenvise follows MT. 28 Of no textual value.

VlU3\? 42 A Catalog of Biblical Passages in the Dead Sea Scrolls DJD l 2157LiB Fragmentary; follows MT with several unique readings. 52-15 - 5 (1456 & LF1 NIR, 1 letter each 1452, 55) LXX addition in 15:3. to19:); 20:2-3; 21 :6-9; 22:22-25; 24% Q 25:29-35; 26:20-24; 2LL1, Freedman, CBQ Gives only variants from MT. 16:525-534 Apparently quite fragmentary. (no plate) Arrangement of article is awkward. LZ DJD LZLlS Very fragmentary; identical to MT. 324 Follows MT Lev 15 18-19(2 lenwv. llQLevb(llQ2) I2JRBA Extremely kagmentary; follows MT.

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