Sign in or signup

4,849 active users!!Bandwidth
SATURDAY
AUG 27, 2016
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Live Webcasts
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -10 sec
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | FF | SA News
FRONT PAGE  |  8/27/2016
THURSDAY, JUN 28, 2012  |  6 comments  |  1 commentary
Why the Dead Sea Scrolls matter

When a Bedouin shepherd discovered the Dead Sea Scrolls in Israel in the 1940s, few people immediately understood their importance. After taking the scrolls back to his camp, this shepherd left one of them on the ground to be torn apart by children, while one person reportedly used another scroll fragment to wipe a baby's bottom.

As the scrolls made their way to antiquities dealers and scholars, some refused to accept their antiquity. In 1948, however, biblical archaeologist W.F. Albright of Johns Hopkins University examined some photographs of the scrolls. Dating them quickly to the second century B.C., Albright dubbed these scrolls "the greatest manuscript discovery of modern times." Now, more than half a century after the discovery of these scrolls, few would debate Albright's claim. But what makes these scrolls the most important find of the 20th century?

According to Ryan Stokes, assistant ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.bpnews.net

|  FOCUS  |  Audio commentaries on this news item | more..
Why Dead Sea Scrolls Matter • 360+
Sean E. Harris | Berean Baptist Church
Play! | RSS

What is verbal inspiration?
  START  
  Recommended sermons | more..
•  What is verbal inspiration?Dr. Alan Cairns | 8/17/2009
•  Charge to Preachers to Man Up!David Parsons | 9/25/2013
•  Why You Can Believe The BibleVoddie Baucham | 9/4/2014

   08/27/16  |  Chinese House Church Rejects Orders to Stop Religious Activities
   08/27/16  |  Online dating is massive among US evangelicals • 14 comments
   08/26/16  |  ‘Open Bible can stay on US Air Force Major’s desk’ • 9 comments
   08/26/16  |  Ken Ham Rebuts Lutheran Leader Who Says Noah’s Flood ‘Not... • 15 comments
   08/25/16  |  Pew: Americans giving up on God, miracles • 139 comments
MORE RELATED ( RELIGION ) NEWS | MORE..
   08/27/16  |  High School Students Dissected BRAINS OF ABORTED BABIES • 14 comments
   08/26/16  |  States Sue Obama Administration Over Mandate Forcing Doctors to... • 1 comments
   08/25/16  |  Powerful Earthquake in Italy Kills More Than 150 and Shatters... • 64 comments
   08/24/16  |  Target Stock Plummets as Boycotts Surge • 8 comments
   08/23/16  |  Teenage Girl Ditches Smartphone For Flip Phone To Find Peace • 13 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   08/26/16  |  Feedback Friday for 08-26-16 • 1 comments
   08/19/16  |  Feedback Friday for 08-19-16 • 1 comments
   08/15/16  |  SermonAudio Tip: Broadcasters, Upload Shorter Videos for Free! • 1 comments
   08/12/16  |  Feedback Friday for 08-12-16
   08/05/16  |  Feedback Friday for 08-05-16 • 1 comments
MORE SPECIAL | MORE..
   08/27/16  |  What’s Wrong With the Redistribution of Wealth? • 4 comments
   08/27/16  |  Obama's judges leave liberal imprint on U.S. law • 5 comments
   08/27/16  |  High School Students Dissected BRAINS OF ABORTED BABIES • 14 comments
   08/27/16  |  ‘Do You Prefer Ma’am or Sir?’: New DOJ Video Shows Cops How to... • 8 comments
   08/27/16  |  Kentucky Supreme Court Keeps Abortion Facility Closed for... • 4 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 6 user comment(s)
News Item2/9/14 4:32 AM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
IAA revamps Dead Sea Scrolls website
Lots of high-res. photos.
6

News Item7/2/12 2:05 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
The NAS and translations of the last half of the 20th century, and later, took a close look at the Dead Sea scrolls which weren't available to anyone before that time. Also more secular literature of the time that the Bible was written has been found which has helped in understanding the languages of the time, and thus do a better job translating.

I would suggest that you also read, The Preservation of Scripture and The Biblical Position on The KJV Controversy for a better understanding how Biblical interpretation was done. Oh, the The Roman Catholic Bible is not so bad in itself, but what has been added to it--the heretical Catholic commentary and The Apocrypha. The latter is not included in modern Protestant Bibles.

5

News Item7/1/12 6:15 PM
the RC one or the other RC one  Find all comments by the RC one or the other RC one
The KJV (TR) is of Roman Catholic origin.
The NAS (W-H) is of Roman Catholic origin.

Which is better for an Evangelical Protestant to memorize?

4

News Item7/1/12 3:44 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
I would suggest that you read, The Biblical Position on The KJV Controversy by John MacArthur. I would suppose you would know that even the RV didn't use Westcott and Hort, men who no doubt were much more Christian than Satan's right hand man, Erasmus, Westcott & Hort: Victims of KJV-Only Smear Campaign.
3

News Item6/28/12 2:53 PM
The Real Bible  Find all comments by The Real Bible
Jim Lincoln wrote:
Oh, oh, I shouldn't mention this, but there's part of the article that supports a KJV reading! Since I know many KJVO's wouldn't look at this article, they going to love that part of it.
Well of course the scrolls better relate to the KJV Jim.

Everbody knows that the modern versions eg NASB/NIV were only written in the 19th century by the Anglican Liberals Westcott and Hort. Surely you already know this.

2

News Item6/28/12 2:34 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
Oh, oh, I shouldn't mention this, but there's part of the article that supports a KJV reading! Since I know many KJVO's wouldn't look at this article, they going to love that part of it.

Besides that, it is an interesting article, and look over, The Dead Sea Scrolls.

1
There are a total of 6 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Powerful Earthquake in Italy Kills More Than 150 and Shatters...
observer: " christopher000 stever wrote: there is a church john wants to attend,..."
-21 min 64 
Tim LaHaye, 'Left Behind' author, dies at 90
observer: " rodney k. ah. the accusor knows no bounds. :thumbsdown: i fail to..."
-31 min 500 
Online dating is massive among US evangelicals
christopher000 from rhode island: "hi andrea, very hot, humid, and a long work week..."
-33 min 14 


Mike Allison
An Enemy Because of Truth

Galatians 4:10-18
Sunday - PM
Madison Baptist Church
Play! | MP3 | RSS


Don Green
Authority and Love

Truth Community Church
Sunday Service
Transcript!Play! | MP3

Daniel J. Phillips
Prophets in the Church

Life in Christ
Copperfield Bible Church
Play! | MP3

Ralph Bouma
The Sexual Revolution

Radio
Gospel Chapel Ministries
Play! | MP3

Sermon:
Yet He Waits
E. A. Johnston

SPONSOR | 4,500+

SPONSOR




                   
God never fails those who trust Him. ... Alexander Simpson

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal


MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Android New!
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Chromecast TV
Apple TV New!
ROKU TV
Amazon Fire TV
Apple Watch
Android Wear
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription
PowerClips New!
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI | Domain
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream
INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword | BW
JSON API New!

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
The largest and most trusted library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide.

Our Services | Articles of Faith
Broadcast With Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Support Us | Feedback Fridays New!