Category Archives: Publications

Website: The Qumran Discoveries

In 2009, the members of the project published a website about the Qumran discoveries. The site aims to provide understandable information about the discoveries: the articles discuss, for example, the texts found in Qumran, the community behind the texts, and the history of Judaism in the Second Temple period. The editor of the site is […]

Theologisches Wörterbuch zu den Qumrantexten

Raija Sollamo, Jutta Jokiranta, Hanna Tervanotko and Hanna Vanonen have an article or articles in the recently published theological dictionary, Theologisches Wörterbuch zu den Qumrantexten, edited by Heinz-Josef Fabry and Ulrich Dahmen. The book was published by Kohlhammer, 2011.

Changes in Scripture

Three of the members of the group have an article in the recently published volume Changes in Scripture: Rewriting and Interpreting Authoritative Traditions in the Second Temple Period (BZAW 419). In addition Hanne von Weissenberg is one of the editors of this volume. The other two editors are Juha Pakkala and Marko Marttila, and the […]

The Hebrew Bible in Light of the Dead Sea Scrolls (Ed. David, Lange, de Troyer, Tzoreff)

Three of the members of the group have an article in the recently published volume collecting the papers given in Rome 2009 SBL-meeting: The Hebrew Bible in Light of the Dead Sea Scrolls, edited by Nora David, Armin Lange, Kristin de Troyer, Shani Tzoreff; FRLANT239; Vandenhoeck&Ruprecht, 2012. The articles are: Mika S. Pajunen: The Textual […]

Embroidered Garments: Priests and Gender in Biblical Israel

Hanna Tervanotko’s article, “Miriam’s Mistake: Numbers 12 Renarrated in Demetrius the Chronographer, 4Q377 (Apocryphon Pentateuch B), Legum allegoriae and the Pentateuchal Targumim” was published in an international conference volume that follows up a meeting that took place at the Kings College, London in August 2008. This book explores issues in the construction of gender that appear in […]

A Discussion with Emanuel Tov about the Textual 
History of Jewish Scriptures

Hanna Tervanotko’s article “The Hope of the Enemy has Perished: The Figure of Miriam in the Qumran Library” will be published in a Festscrift dedicated to Prof. Emanuel Tov. From Qumran to Aleppo: A Discussion with Emanuel Tov about the Textual 
History of Jewish Scriptures in Honor of his 65th Birthday (ed. Lange, Zsengeller, Weigold); FRLANT; […]

Northern Lights on the Dead Sea Scrolls will be published in 2009

Northern Lights on the Dead Sea Scrolls Proceedings of the Nordic Qumran Network 2003-2006   Edited by Anders Klostergaard Petersen, Torleif Elgvin, Cecilia Wassen, Hanne von Weissenberg, Mikael Winninge, and assistant editor Martin Ehrensvärd   Structured by four important themes, the book discusses various aspects pertaining to the interpretation of the Dead Sea Scrolls. The […]

Hanne von Weissenberg: 4QMMT: Reevaluating the Text, the Function, and the Meaning of the Epilogue

Hanne von Weissenberg’s book 4QMMT: Reevaluating the Text, the Function, and the Meaning of the Epilogue is published in December 2008 (Studies on the Texts of the Desert of Judah 82; Leiden: Brill). This book focuses on the third section of one of the most important documents from the Qumran library, the epilogue of 4QMMT. […]