Qumran Cave 4

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Publisher  Clarendon Press
Publication Date   December 13, 1998
ISBN  0198269811
Pages  296

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This volume presents the long-awaited edition of the Cave 4 manuscripts of Serekh Ha-Yahad or The Rule of the Community, in which the Essenes detailed the guidelines for membership in their community. It is extremely important for understanding the nature, practice, and ideology of the Qumran covenanters.

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