Tag: essenes


Titus Flavius Josephus (referred to most frequently as just “Josephus”) is an author frequently cited and discussed in terms of New Testament history even though he never appears in its pages. His Jewish name isContinue reading

The Dead Sea Scrolls

During the Roman invasion, a community of Essene Jews safeguarded their greatest treasures in almost inaccessible caves in the desert, fully expecting to come back and recover them after the troubles ceased. That day wouldContinue reading