Friday, March 19, 2021

Cave of Horror Scroll latest

THE SCROLL FRAGMENTS FROM THE CAVE OF HORROR also continue to receive lots of media attention. I am not trying to link to everything. These articles each have at least a few new details:

Archaeologists Discover Additional Dead Sea Scroll Fragments In Desert Caves (Daniel Estrin, NPR)

Discovery of biblical scrolls shows importance of Greek Old Testament, scholar says (Jonah McKeown, Catholic News Agency). The scholar is Dr. John Bergsma.

Cave of Horror: fresh fragments of the Dead Sea Scrolls echo dramatic human stories (Gareth Wearne, The Conversation).

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