Showing items for 'July 2011'

Translating the Book of Jubilees

Posted by Paul Murphy on

James VanderKam is the John A. O'Brien Professor of Hebrew Scriptures at the University of Notre Dame and a scholar of the Dead Sea Scrolls, a collection of ancient religious texts found between 1947 and 1956 in caves in and around Qumran, along the northwest shore of the Dead Sea about 15 miles...

ND Vision: A summer camp of faith

Posted by Michael O. Garvey on

Of the variously themed summer camps on the Notre Dame campus this summer, the most conspicuous are the athletic camps, whose football, soccer, volleyball, basketball and baseball players swarm Notre Dame's playing fields and gymnasiums hoping to increase their strength and sharpen their...