This quantity includes a collection of the papers provided on the 6th assembly of the foreign association for Qumran stories, held in 2007 in Ljubljana, Slovenia, at the subject Qumran Cave 1 Revisited: Reconsidering the Cave 1 Texts Sixty Years after Their Discovery. whereas the outlet paper assesses theories concerning the personality of Qumran Cave 1 relating to the opposite Qumran caves, all different papers speak about texts from Cave 1, specifically six of the seven huge scrolls stumbled on there in 1947: the 2 Isaiah scrolls, the guideline of the group, the warfare Scroll, the Thanksgivings Scroll, and the Genesis Apocryphon. Many papers revisit these texts in mild of the corresponding models present in Cave four.
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