By David L. Washburn
Fabric from the useless Sea Scrolls appears to be like in lots of courses. whereas a lot of the corpus has now seemed within the Discoveries within the Judaean wasteland sequence, there are nonetheless fragments buried in imprecise journals and books that may be nearly most unlikely to discover. This publication identifies all of the passages within the Qumran records that comprise biblical textual content, either within the biblical and non-biblical scrolls. It presents particular bibliographic details, in canonical order, for finding every one passage within the released scrolls and compares each to the traditional Hebrew and Greek types of the Hebrew Bible, noting either similarities and variations. it's designed to assist those that are looking to paintings with manuscripts and types to find the unique textual content of the Hebrew Bible. This paintings will attract scholars of Qumran, and either students and nonspecialists drawn to textual feedback of the Hebrew Bible. Paperback version is obtainable from the Society of Biblical Literature (www.sbl-site.org).
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1 Num 9:15-10:3 4Q365 (9: 16 N/R, 3 letters 9: 19; 9:2021 NIR; 1O:l N R ) DJD 131303304 Very fragmentary; mostly follows MT. Num 9: 19-20 4QLev-Numa (4423) DJD 12:168 Identical to MT Num 10:9 IQM 10:6-8 DSSHU 25 Generally follows MT; most non-MT readings are unique. Num 10:13-23 (1 letter v. IS; v. 20 N/R) 4QLev-Num' (4423) DJD 12:169 Fragmentary; follows MT. Num 11:4-5 4QLev-Num' (4Q23) DJD 12:169 Of no textual value Num 11: 16-22 (1 letter v. 16) 4QLev-Num' (4423) DJD 12:169170 Very fragmentary; identical to MT.
The Catalog Rejmnce Scdi Num 22:5-6 4QLev-Num' (4Q23) DJD 12:171 Very fragmentary; identical to MT . Num 225-2 1 4QNumb (4Q27) DJD 12:23023 I Generally follows LXX Num 22:22-24 4QLev-Num' (4423) DJD 12:171 Fragmentary; follows MT Num 22:31-34 4QNumb(4Q27) DJD 12:231 Fragmentary; most non-MT readings are unique. Num 22:37-38 4 ~ ~ (4Q27) u m ~ DJD 12:234 Num 22:41-23:6 (1 letter 23:6) 4Q~um (4Q27) ~ Num 23: 13-15 4 ~ ~ (4Q27) u m ~ DJD 12:234 Very fragmentary; follows MT Nurn23:21-22 4QNumb (4Q27) DJD 12:235 ;IN1 N 0: Of no textual value Num 23:27-24: 10 4QNumb(4Q27) DJD 12:235236 Fragmentary; generally follows MT with many unique readings.
Exod 25:3 1-34 4QpaleoExodm (4022) DJD 9: 110 Very fragmentary; follows MT ~ x o 26: d I 44364 DJD 13~223 ~n p m Exod 24:6-11 Exod 24: 18-25:2 Very fragmentary; follows Sam. Very fragmentary; follows Sam. 'P Of no textual value Exod 26:8-15 4QpaleoExodm (4422) DJD 9: 111 Fragmentary, mostly follows MT. 32 A Catalog of Bibltuil Passages tn the Dead Sea Scralls B$mnce Exod 26:ll-13 Scroll 2QExod. (2Q2) Location comments "mi? DJD 3:51-52 nu nni3ni nlu m3i;n q n 9~ n Identical to MT. Exod 26:2 1-30 (no certain letters v.