UPDATED: DEAD SEA SCROLLS NOW AND FUTURE
The greatest archaeological find of the 20th century, join in part 2.
More than fifty years ago, a stone thrown into a cave by a Bedouin herdsman led to what some have called the greatest archaeological find of the 20th century. After investigating the noise the stone produced when breaking a clay pot, the Bedouin found the first Dead Sea Scrolls, as they were later called. THESE scrolls have been the center of attention and controversy in scholarly circles and the media. Confusion and misinformation abound among the public. Rumors have spread about cover-ups induced by fears that the manuscripts reveal data that undermines the faith of Christians and Jews. Well, what is its true significance? After more than half a century, do we know all the facts?
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