June 14, 2007
The odyssey of the Dead Sea Scrolls
-- what a long, strange trip it's been
(Page 2 - Previous Page)They do not reveal mysteries about the roots of Christianity, but about the diverse nature of Judaism during the period, which can teach us about the transition to Rabbinic Judaism - the basis of the religion practiced today."
In conjunction with the "Dead Sea Scrolls" exhibition at the San Diego Natural History Museum, Schiffman will speak on "Israel at the Time of The Dead Sea Scrolls" on Oct. 15, 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. $20 (museum members), $25 (nonmembers). For information, call (619) 255-0195. He will also be speaking Oct. 14 at 6 p.m. at the museum at a fundraiser for the Southern California Yeshiva High School on "Scandals Scrolls and Scholars." For more information, call (858) 658-0857.
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