A Catalog of Biblical Passages in the Dead Sea Scrolls by David L. Washburn

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 imprecise journals and books that may be nearly very unlikely to discover. This publication identifies the entire passages within the Qumran files that comprise biblical textual content, either within the biblical and non-biblical scrolls. It offers particular bibliographic info, in canonical order, for finding each one passage within the released scrolls and compares every one to the traditional Hebrew and Greek models of the Hebrew Bible, noting either similarities and transformations. it really is designed to assist those that are looking to paintings with manuscripts and types to find the unique textual content of the Hebrew Bible. This paintings will attract scholars of Qumran, and either students and nonspecialists attracted to textual feedback of the Hebrew Bible. Paperback variation is out there from the Society of Biblical Literature (www.sbl-site.org).

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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. 25. Lev 7:34-35 IlQLe\P(llQ2) DJD23:3 '19 m Lev 8:12-13 6QpaleoLev (6Q-2) DJD 3: 106 Archaic script; fragmentary; identical to MT. Lev 8:26-28 4QLev' (4425) DJD 12:192 Very fragmentary; identical to MT. 31-34 (v. 32 N/R; 1 letter v. 33, 34) ~as~ev" Talmon, Ererz Israel 106 Of no textual value Lev9:l-lO(1 letter v.

Exod 27:9-14 4QpaleoExodm (4422) DJD 9: 112 Very fragmentary; follows MT. h o d 27 17-19 2 Q ~ x o (243) d~ DJD 3 5 4 gr! 7H1 u3 PIP) 7 Identical to MT Exod 27: 18-19b (2 4QpaleoExodm letters 19b) (4Q22) DJD 9: 1 13 Extremely firagmentary; 27: 19b is a Sam addition. The Catalog Rejnrnce Exod 28:3-4 Scroll 4QpaleoExodm (4422) Locahahon DJD 9: 1 14 Comments Very fragmentary; identical to MT. Exod 28:4-7 7QExod gr (741) DJD 3: 142 Exod 28:8-12 (2 letters V. 9; 1 uncertain letter v 12) 4QpaleoExodm (4422) DJD 9: 114 Generally follows MT though in Greek.

114(14:1, 6N/R) 117 Very fragmentary; mostly follows MT. Exod 14:3-5 4QpaleoExodm (4422) DJD 9 3 9 Very fragmentary, follows MT. Exod 14%-9 4QpaleoExodm (4422) DJD 9:89 Very Fragmentary; follows MT. 266 Generally follows Sam with some unique additions. Exod 14:12-21 4Q365 DJD 13:266267 Unique addition v. 17; duplicates part of v. 20 in v 19. Exod 14:15-24 4QpaleoGenExod' (4Q 1 1) DJD 9:34 Fragmentary; follows MT Exod 14:21-27 4QExods (4Q 18) DID 12:145 Very fragmentary; identical to MT. DJD 9 9 0 Of no textual value; DJD lists as w.

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