The Aramaic lifeless Sea Scrolls characterize approximately thirteen% of the Qumran library and correspond to quite a lot of genres and subject matters. This ebook contains the lawsuits of a convention at the Aramaic scrolls from Qumran which came about in Aix-en-Provence in 2008. It contains either the papers themselves and a transcription of the discussions. The 22 papers take on linguistic, exegetical and historic questions, focusing particularly on: the relation of the Aramaic texts to what we all know because the Hebrew Bible; their literary genres; the query in their sectarian or non-sectarian provenance; the nature of the corpus, and in particular its relevance to the improvement of apocalypticism and messianism within the Jewish culture.
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