Qumran Cave 4

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Publisher  Clarendon Press
Publication Date   January 10, 2002
ISBN  019827016X
Pages  263

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It is well documented that the Qumran community followed a solar calendar which differed fundamentally from the lunar calendar observed at the Temple in Jerusalem. This volume contains Qumran texts which delineated the community's calendar. Some of the texts were written in a unique script known as "Cryptic A", indicating their secret nature.

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