Re: [XTalk] DSS dating
- On Fri, 02 Jun 2000 08:58:43 -0400, goranson@... writes:
>1. You might explain why, after presenting your views unsucces-
>Tom Simms wrote that the Qumran manuscripts were deposited in the caves at
>the time of the arrival of Pompey (63 BCE).
> In my opinion, this idea is mistaken, and has been shown to be mistaken on
>other lists, including orion and ane. I hope another long exchange on it
>will not be necessary here. Anyone interested can read the archives of
>those lists as well as the latest two issues of Qumran Chronicle, for the
>pros and cons.
fully to Orion List, you now longer post there.
2. Apparently you haven't read the two papers, one by Ian
Hutcheson in the Dec 1999 issue of _Qumran Chronicle_, the other
by Greg Doudna in the January 2000 issue of the same.
3. There are in preparation papers using fully effective decon-
tamination techniques supporting the early date (63 BCE).