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Pentateuchal stories and commentaries[edit]

  • Genesis Apocryphon
  • The Book of Giants (4Q203 , 1Q23, 2Q26, 4Q530-532, 6Q8) may be part of the Enoch tradition (See VanderKam's article, "The Enoch Literature").
  • 4Q158 (4QPPa) Reworked Pentateuch.
  • 4Q201 (En ara) Enoch - exerpt from the story of the Watchers
  • 4Q227 Enoch and the Watchers.
  • 4Q537 (4QAJa) Vision of Jacob.
  • 4Q370 (4QFloodAp) the Great Flood

Legal and ritual texts[edit]

  • A Phylactery (Mur 4 Phyl)
  • 4Q159 Various Laws
  • 4Q274 (4QTohorota) Ritual Purity Laws.
  • 4Q396 (MMTc) Some Torah Precepts
  • 4Q403 (ShirShabbd) Songs for the Sabbath Sacrifice
  • 4Q414 A Baptismal Liturgy

Former prophets stories and commentaries[edit]

  • 4Q448 Prayer For King Jonathan

Psalms, hymns, poetry[edit]

  • Apocryphal Psalms (4QPsf=4Q88, 4QapPs=4Q448, 11QPsa-b=11Q5-6).
  • Plea for Deliverance (11QPsa=11Q5 col.xix)
  • Thanksgiving Hymns #7 & 8 (1QH(odayot)a col.10).

Wisdom literature[edit]

Prophecy and apocalyptic[edit]

  • The Book of Secrets (lQMyst=1Q27, 4QMysta-c=4Q299-301)
  • The Chosen One (4Qelect=4Q534, 4QarNC=4Q535-6).
  • Words of Michael (4Qmich=4Q529, 6Qunidar=6Q23).
  • 4Q166 (4QpHosa) Hosea Commentary
  • 11Q13 The Coming of Melchizedek
  • 4Q521 Redemption and Resurrection

Messianic[edit]

Sectarian literature[edit]

  • Tongues of Fire (1Q29, 4Q376)
  • 4Q285 (SM) War Rule (frg.5)
  • 4Q271 (Df) The Damascus Document
  • 4Q258 Community Rule (excerpt)

Misc.[edit]

  • The New Jerusalem [first part] (1QJNar=1Q32, 2QExc=2Q4, 4QJMa=4Q554-5, 5QJNar=5Q15, 11QJN=11Q18).
  • Observances (4QCal=4Q327 (Mishmarot), 4QMMTa4Q394).
  • Physiognomic Horoscopes (4QCryptic-4Q186, 4QPhysiogn=4Q561).
  • Targum of Job (4QtgJob=4Q157, 11QtgJob=11Q10).
  • 3Q15 (3QTreasurea) The Copper Scroll.
  • 4Q321 (Mishmarot Ba) Calendrical Document