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Imagining Imaging

Imagining Imaging
A New Pilot Project to Digitally Image the Scrolls. On the 26th of August approximatey 25 scholars and heads of institutions who promote research on the Dead Sea Scrolls were i… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/imagining-imaging/

New Testament among the Dead Sea Scrolls?

New Testament among the Dead Sea Scrolls?
The Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN) published an interview that they made with me last winter. The fact that only snippets were actually aired and published has led to some m… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/new-testament-among-dead-sea-scrolls/

60th Anniversary Celebration of the Dead Sea Scrolls and Webcast

60th Anniversary Celebration of the Dead Sea Scrolls and Webcast
A conference to commemorate 60th anniversary of the finding of the Dead Sea Scrolls begins today at the Shrine of the Book called The Dead Sea Scrolls and Contemporary Culture, Ce… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/60th-anniversary-celebration-dead-sea-scrolls-and-webcast/

Cave 7Q-9Q dispute

Cave 7Q-9Q dispute
A publication by H. Eshel and M. Broshi makes a claim that Cave 7Q is east of the location marked, and caves 8Q and 9Q have been switched. This statement is incorrect. I ha… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/cave-7q-9q-dispute/

Caves 7Q-10Q

Caves 7Q-10Q
Cave 7Q Figures: II, XXXI In 1955 a team of workers undertook the task to examine the entire perimeter of the marl terrace which supports the khirbeh in order to determine if … http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/caves-7q-10q/

Caves 7, 8 and 9 VR

Caves 7, 8 and 9 VR
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The Profiles of Caves 4Q and 5Q

The Profiles of Caves 4Q and 5Q
THE CAVES OF THE SOUTHWEST SPUR OF THE SETTLEMENT: Caves 4Qa, 4Qb, 5Q and 10Q Cave 4 (4Q) (map ref. 1934.1276) In the first half of September 1952, close to the site of Kh. … http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/profiles-caves-4q-and-5q/

Cave 4Q and 5Q VR

Cave 4Q and 5Q VR
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Cave 6Q on its own

Cave 6Q on its own
Cave 6Q (a.k.a. Survey Cave-GQ 26 [olim D 14]) (map ref. 1932.1276) M. BAILLET, J. T. MILIK AND R. DE VAUX, The ‘Small Caves of Qumran’, DJD III Texts (Oxford, 1962) pp. 10 and… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/cave-6q-its-own/

Cave 6Q VR; Cave 1Q's southern, lay partner

Cave 6Q VR; Cave 1Q's southern, lay partner
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Letting Cave 11Q speak for itself . . .

Letting Cave 11Q speak for itself . . .
Cave 11 (11Q) (map ref. 1936.1295) Excavation: early February 1956. Report: de Vaux, RB 63 (1956) 573-74. This cave was discovered by Bedouin in January 1956 who noticed a b… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/letting-cave-11q-speak-itself/

Cave 11 VR; Cave 3's northern, priestly partner

Cave 11 VR; Cave 3's northern, priestly partner
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If we would allow Cave 3 to speak for itself . . .

If we would allow Cave 3 to speak for itself . . .
Cave 3Q, located in the same cave cluster as 11Q, is of non-Essene, lay character (including a Lamentations megilla). It is likely connected with the Zealots, the self-appointed p… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/if-we-would-allow-cave-3-speak-itself/

The 56th Anniversary of the discovery of Cave 3

The 56th Anniversary of the discovery of Cave 3
Cave 3 (3Q; a.k.a. Survey Cave G-8) (map ref. 1935.1310) Excavation: March 14-25, 1952. Final excavation report: de Vaux, DJD III. “19/3/1952. The cave in its original shape… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/56th-anniversary-discovery-cave-3/

Cave 3Q VR

Cave 3Q VR
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56 years ago: The Qumran Cliffs Survey

56 years ago: The Qumran Cliffs Survey
56 years ago this week, along with the excavation of cave 2, a survey of the cliffs (8 km long, i.e., running 4 km north and south of Wadi Qumran) was carried out under the directi… http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/56-years-ago-qumran-cliffs-survey/

If we would allow Cave 2 to speak for itself ...

If we would allow Cave 2 to speak for itself ...
Cave 2 (2Q; a.k.a. Survey Cave 19) (map ref. 1933.1284) In February of 1952 Bedouin discovered that this cave contained numerous scroll fragments and offered them for sale. At … http://www.uhl.ac/old/index.php/en/resources/blog/if-we-would-allow-cave-2-speak-itself/

Cave 2 VR (Virtual Reality)

Cave 2 VR (Virtual Reality)
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