By John J. Collins

because the pictures of the lifeless Sea Scrolls have been published in 1992, there was an explosion of curiosity in them. This quantity explores the problem of apocalypticism within the Scrolls; how the notions of the 'end', Messianic expectation and everlasting lifestyles affected the lifeless Sea sect, encouraged Judaism and filtered into Christianity. Collins' quantity presents a invaluable and available advent to the translation of the Scrolls, that's an informative addition to the sequence reading the most important subject matters of the Scroll texts.

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