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This new Orion web page features links to scholarly articles on the Dead Sea Scrolls which are published in online journals.
Please feel free to alert usto appropriate articles as they appear. For reporting on the scrolls in the popular media,
please see Scrolls in the News.
Adler, Jonathan .
Jewish Purity Practices in Roman Judea: The Evidence of Archaeology. (2017 Article).
Ben-Dov, Jonathan .
Turning to the angels to save Jewish mythology. (2013 Article).
El desarrollo de la Idea Mesianica en los Textos de la Cueva 4Q, la Literatura Apocaliptica y los Evangelios Sinopticos..
British Library Greek Manuscripts. The British Library in London has posted more than a quarter of its Greek manuscripts,
equating to more than 280 volumes, online, The manuscripts may be seen for free on its website at
Calaway, Jared. "Heavenly Sabbath, Heavenly Sanctuary: The Transformation of Priestly Sacred Space and Sacred Time in
the Songs of the Sabbath Sacrifice and the Epistle to the Hebrews," Ph.D. diss., Columbia University ,
Cargill, Robert R.
Iowa State University Lecture: A Virtual Reconstruction of Qumran and the Dead Sea Scrolls (2014 Lecture).
Cargill, Robert R.
The Fortress at Qumran: A History of Interpretation (2009 Abstract).
Conference Report: 100(and 1) Years Since the Birth of Pesach Bar-Adon," by Doron Bar-Adon, Uri Davidovich, and Roi
Chanan Ariel and Alexey (Eliyahu) Yuditsky
Don�t abandon the dove: 4Q541 frg. 24 reconsidered Aqaddem 49 (Oct. 2013), pp. 6-7 .
Daniel A. Machiela.
THE OTHER DEAD SEA SCROLLS: CONSIDERING THE ARAMAIC TEXTS FROM QUMRAN. (September 20, 2012)
Dafna Langgut, Yuval Gadot, Naomi Porat & Oded Lipschits
Fossil pollen reveals the secrets of the Royal Persian Garden at Ramat Rahel, Jerusalem(Jan 16, 2013)
Deconstructing What We�ve Always Been Told About Qumran. (June 2017)
"Between Mesopotamia and Qumran: Cuneiform Literature and Jewish Aramaic Texts of the Second Temple Period" (May
1, 2017 Article)
l'Ecole Biblique et Archeologique Francaise
The Copper Scroll from Qumran. (Number 83, January 2008).
E. Grant, Deena
"Reinterpretation of Scripture in Hymn to the Creator" From
TC: A Journal of Biblical Textual Criticism vol 16 (2011)
Elizur, Shulamit, and Michael Rand, "A New Fragment of the Book of Ben Sira, T-S AS 118.78," Taylor Schechter Genizah
Research Institute "Fragment of the Month: January 2011,"
New Journal: Enoch Seminar Online The Enoch Seminar, an academic association of specialists in the field of Second Temple
Judaism and Christian origins since 2001, has developed its website into an online Journal,
Enoch Seminar Online (ESO), where subscribers have complete access to all papers presented at the meetings of the
Enoch Seminar. A new open access feature has now been added, an online book review service,
Reviews of the Enoch Seminar (RES). The primary aim of RES is to publish timely book reviews of current scholarship
on Jews and Christians in antiquity, with a particular interest in Jewish and Christian history, literature, and culture
between the Babylonian Exile and the Bar-Kokhba revolt.
"The Adventure of the Dead Sea Scrolls - Exploring the Greatest Discovery of the Twentieth Century� is an online lecture
. (2006 Video).
The Mystery of National Geographic�s �Dead Sea Scrolls Mystery Solved?� An Open Letter to the Geographic. (2009
OBSERVATIONS ON THE BIPOLAR THEORY OF SO-CALLED �QUMRAN SPELLINGS�. (2009 Article).
The Qumran-Essene Theory and recent strategies employed in its defense. (2007 Article).
Observations on the Ancient Tunnel Recently Discovered in Jerusalem. (2007 Article)
On the Jerusalem Origin of the Dead Sea Scrolls. (2009 Article)
Golb, Norman. Series of articles on the traveling Dead Sea Scrolls exhibit:
The Unlikely Malachi-Jonah Sequence (4QXIIa). (2007 Article).
The Community Rule Manuscript Tradition from Qumran and the Growth of Ancient Jewish Texts (March 2017 Article)
Ioanna Mantouvalou, Timo Wolff, Oliver Hahn, Ira Rabin, Lars Lhl, Marcel Pagels, Wolfgang Malzer, and Birgit Kanngiesser,
"3D Micro-XRF for Cultural Heritage Objects: New Analysis Strategies for the Investigation of the Dead Sea Scrolls"
ISRAEL FINKELSTEIN, IDO KOCH & ODED LIPSCHITS TEL AVIV UNIVERSITY
THE MOUND ON THE MOUNT: A POSSIBLE SOLUTION TO THE "PROBLEM WITH JERUSALEM" JOURNAL OF HEBREW SCRIPTURES Volume
11 Article 12
Jassen, Alex P.
Religion in the Dead Sea Scrolls (2007 Article)
Teaching and Learning Guide For: Religion and the Dead Sea Scrolls
The Multiple Faces and Phases of Texts at Qumran: Growth, Expansion, and Rewriting in Community Documents (FEBRUARY
20, 2017 - Article)
Insights into the Growth of Biblical Literature from the Dead Sea Scrolls (FEBRUARY 5, 2017 - Article)
K. L. RASMUSSEN1, J. GUNNEWEG2, J. VAN DER PLICHT3, I. KRALJ CIGIC4, A. D. BOND1, B. SVENSMARK5, M. BALLA6, M. STRLIC7,
ON THE AGE AND CONTENT OF JAR-35�A SEALED AND INTACT STORAGE JAR FOUND ON THE SOUTHERN PLATEAU OF QUMRAN
Levy, David. 2008. "The Theology, Halakhah, Politics and Esotericism of the DSS Essene Sect Compared with Normative
Rabbinic Practices and that of the Second Temple Sadducees"
The Dead Sea Scrolls at Seventy (March 2017)
Reflections on the Textual Development of the Pentateuch in Light of Documented Evidence (FEBRUARY 13, 2017- Article)
Max Planck Institute for the History of Science
(Slavonic Apocalypse of) Enoch: Text and Context (2010 Article)
McManamon Francis and Keith W. Kintigh and Adam Brin
Digital Antiquity and the Digital Archaeological Record (tDAR): Broadening Access and Ensuring Long-Term Preservation
for Digital Archaeological Data (2010 Article)
Reading the Human Body (2007 Review)
Magen, Yitzhak and Peleg Yuval.
The Qumran Excavations 1993-2004 preliminary report. (2007 Preliminary Report)
NEW DISCOVERIES AT QUMRAN (2004 Report)
Reassessing the Judean Desert Caves: Libraries, Archives, Genizas and Hiding Places. (2007 Article)
Qumran Month on the ASOR Blog . (September 2012)
Rashdi, Maheen A.
Fragments of history. (2009 Article).
Eruv and Sectarianism in Ancient Judaism (2014)
Stoekl Ben Ezra, Daniel
Old Caves and Young Caves (2007 Abstract)
"Some Notes on the Archaeological Context of Qumran in the Light of Recent Publications". (2004 Review Article)
A Journal of Biblical Textual Criticism
vol 16 (2011)
The Earliest Non-Angelic Interpretation of Genesis 6.1-4 (2012)
The Dead Sea Scrolls at Seventy (2017)
The Ben Sira Page
The Palestine Exploration Fund
Newly Discovered Qumran Photographs from the 1950s
Spotlight on Scroll Scholars: Dissecting the Qumran-Essene Hypothesis. (2008 Article)
Jesus in the Eyes of Josephus . (2010 Article)
The Dynamics of Change in the Computer Imaging of the Dead Sea Scrolls and Other Ancient Inscriptions
Revised and enlarged from Rediscovering the Dead Sea Scrolls: An Assessment of Old and New Approaches and Methods (Maxine
L. Grossman, ed.; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2010): 69-88. This version is dated October 1, 2010.
The Perils of Prepublication in the Digital Age: Essenes, Latrines, and the Dead Sea Scrolls. (2008 Article)
- Yardeni , Ada. "A New Dead Sea Scroll in Stone? Bible-like Prophecy was Mounted on a Wall 2,000 Years Ago," BAR 34/1
- Knohl, Israel. "The Messiah Son of Joseph: 'Gabriel's Revelation" and the Birth of a New Messianic Model," BAR 34/5
http://www.bib-arch.org/bar/article.asp?PubID=BSBA&Volume=34&Issue=5&ArticleID=14 (2008 Article).
- Knohl, Israel. "Israel Knohl on the Messiah Before Jesus: New Research Backs his Case."
http://www.hartman.org.il/SHInews_View_Eng.asp?Article_Id=124; this short summary has a link to a PDF of Knohl's
print article, "'By Three Days, Live': Messiahs, Resurrection, and Ascent to Heaven in Hazon Gabriel." Journal of Religion
88/2 (2008) 147-158.(2008 Article).
Rome & Jerusalem: The Clash of Ancient Civilizations
. (2007 Review).