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2.2.5.4 Severus Scroll
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Part of 2 Pentateuch - 2.2 Ancient Hebrew Texts - 2.2.5 Other Sources

2.2.5.4.1 History of Research

The earliest reference to the Severus Scroll (Sev) may have been by Flavius Josephus, who, as a contemporary of Titus, spoke of a scroll that Titus took as spoils from the temple of Jerusalem to Rome in 70 c.e.1 Moses ha-Darshan (eleventh century) may h…

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Nathan Jastram, “2.2.5.4 Severus Scroll”, in: Textual History of the Bible, General Editor Armin Lange. Consulted online on 27 October 2020 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2452-4107_thb_COM_0002020504>
First published online: 2016
First print edition: 20161101



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