News about 'Dead Sea Scrolls'

Nov 23, 2011

Dead Sea Scrolls in Qumran partially written by Essenes?

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Dead Sea Scrolls Image Credit: Lior Mizrahi Dead Sea Scrolls mystery may have been solved by recent findings of about 200 textiles in the West Bank caves of Qumran. The discovery suggests that the Dead Sea Scrolls were partially written by Essenes, an ancient Jewish sectarian group, according to reports by several international news sites […]


Sep 26, 2011

Digital Dead Sea Scrolls launched by Google and Israel Museum, now available online (Video)

Digital Dead Sea Scrolls launched by Google and Israel Museum, now available online (Video)
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Google and Israel Museum of Jerusalem worked together to release the Dead Sea Scrolls Digital Project, which was launched on Monday, September 26, 2011 as shown in the video below. Digital Dead Sea Scrolls Image Credit: Google/dss.collections.imj.org.il As noted at the official website of The Digital Dead Sea Scrolls, five complete scrolls from the Israel […]