Over 25 previously unpublished fragments of the "Dead Sea Scroll" have been depicted in two new books. The scroll fragments collected over the years contain verses from various books in the Hebrew bible. But the newly revealed fragments may contain the first known passages from the book of Nehemiah if authenticated. The scroll was first found in the caves of the Judean Desert which is near the Dead Sea.
Scholars are torn on whether some of the fragments, holding text from the Hebrew Bible, are genuine or forgeries
An ancient, nearly 1,700-year-old Hebrew scroll has finally been deciphered by using complex digital analysis, revealing that it contains verses from the book of Leviticus in the Bible, scientists announced in a major archaeological...
Archaeologists have announced the publication of more than 25 Dead Sea Scroll fragments, each holding various excerpts from the Hebrew Bible dating back almost 2,000 years.
Several Dead Sea Scrolls fragments have been revealed in two new books. Here's a look at images of the scrolls, which hold text from various books of the Hebrew Bible.