Institute author Donald Parry to lecture on the Dead Sea Scrolls this Thursday

03.05.2014 | The Maxwell Institute

Donald W. Parry, author of the Institute’s Illuminating the Dead Sea Scrolls, will deliver a free lecture this Thursday (March 6) called “The Isaiah Scrolls: Their Significance to Modern Religious Communities.” His lecture is part of the ongoing Leonardo Lecture Series on the Dead Sea Scrolls, held at The Leonardo museum in Salt Lake City, Utah. The series coincides with The Leonardo’s major exhibit on the “Dead Sea Scrolls: Life and Faith in Ancient Times.”

Where: The Leonardo,  209 E. 500 S., Salt Lake City, UT 84111
When: Thursday, March 6 at 7 p.m.
Who: Donald W. Parry has been a member of the International Team of Translators of the Dead Sea Scrolls since 1994. He has authored or edited thirty-six books, ten of which pertain to the Dead Sea Scrolls. His most recent title, Illuminating the Dead Sea Scrolls: Mysteries of Qumran Revealed, is available at the Leonardo’s gift shop and on Amazon. Parry holds the Abraham O. Smoot Professorship at Brigham Young University.