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Prof. Lawrence Schiffman talks about Outside the Bible: Ancient Jewish Writings Excluded from Scripture

December 4, 2012

In the fall of 2013 JPS will publish this monumental three-volume anthology of Second Temple literature. In this video Prof. Schiffman describes the history of this project and how these ancient texts helped shape the lives of Jews, Christians and much of western civilization.



Outside the Bible is destined to be a JPS Classic.

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