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Re: orion Palms/Water

nOn Wed, 16 Jul 1997 Dunnlaw@aol.com wrote:

> It seems to me that it is more likely that the reference to palms was literal
> and, as I suggested earlier, may indicate a religious significance.  Is there
> anything in the Qumran cache of scrolls discussing palms?

CD 1.7 and 1QH 8.5 use the image of a plantation -- M+(H -- for the 
community, but the examples given do not appear to be palms.

David W. Suter
Saint Martin's College
Lacey, WA 98503