Studies in Judaism in late antiquity ; v. 24.
Articles previously published in various periodicals.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Qumran studies. The unwritten law in the pre-rabbinic period.- Sacrifice and worship among the Jewish sectarians of the Dead Sea (Qumran) scrolls. The Essenes and the temple. The exclusion of netinim and proselytes in 4Q Florilegium. The Essene avoidance of oil and the laws of purity. The calendar of the Book of jubilees and the Bible.- The counting of the Sabbath in ancient sources. The beginning of the day in the calendar of Jubilees. 4Q Halakaha 5, the law of ḥadash, and the pentecontad calendar. The duodecimal courts of Qumran, the Apocalypse, and the Sanhedrin. Does TLH in the temple scroll refer to crucifixion? On the testimony of women in 1QSa. Some notes on the Ben Sira scroll from Masada.