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THE ESSENES AND THE DEAD SEA SCROLLS Terms: Qumran Cave 1 Bedouin Kando Athanasius Yeshua Samuel Eleazar Sukenik Roland de Vaux Zadokite priests The Dead Sea Scrolls: Hebrew Bible Septuagint Targum(s) Pesher (pl.: pesharim) Apocrypha Pseudepigrapha Sectarian works include: Damascus Document
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Unformatted text preview: War Scroll Temple Scroll (maybe) Figures mentioned in the sectarian scrolls include the Teacher of Righteousness, the Wicked Priest, the Lion of Wrath, the Man of Lies. Sources on the Essenes: Flavius Josephus Philo Judaeus Pliny the Elder...
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This note was uploaded on 02/19/2012 for the course RELI 106 taught by Professor Magness during the Fall '08 term at UNC.

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