The Essene Book of Discipline from the Dead Sea Scrolls, for reference

  The Dead Sea Scrolls: A New Translation
by: Michael Wise Martin Abegg, Jr. Edward Cook
HarperSanFrancisco
1996   Book of Discipline       Col. 1 A text belonging to [the Instructor, who is to teach the Ho]ly Ones how to live according to the book of the Yahad’s Rule. He is to teach them to seek God with all their heart and with all their soul, to do that which is good and upright before Him, just as He commanded through Moses and all His servants the prophets. He is to teach them to love everything He chose and to hate … Continue reading The Essene Book of Discipline from the Dead Sea Scrolls, for reference

A free Chapter of Jesus and John

Chapter   4 – The Essenes from the novel, “Jesus and John,” by Dr Pelham Mead iii   Mary went to the central market one day when Jesus was 14 year of age. While at the central market in Nazareth a man approached her, and asked, “pardon me madam, but is your name Mary the wife of Joseph of Nazareth. “Yes, I am, who are you,” Mary asked? “I am Simon of Nazareth,” the man responded. “I am one of the leaders of the Mount Carmel Essene community. My family and I live in Nazareth, but conduct our worship services on … Continue reading A free Chapter of Jesus and John

The Seabury Chronicles

Here is the Biblio of my Great Grandfather Chief of Police Nathaniel Newcomb Seabury of Peekskill city, NY   Biography of Nathaniel Newcomb Seabury (1st Police Chief of Peekskill City, New York)   Born in Peekskill on Nov. 25, 1875 to James Henry Seabury Sr. and Nathania Travis.   Schooling:   Private school South St., Peekskill Old Howard St. School, District No. 8 Corner of Howard and North James St. School moved to New- Oakside site. Left Oakside School at 14 yrs. Of age. Entered Peekskill Military Academy 1887- for Two years until he turned 16 yrs. Of age. Left … Continue reading The Seabury Chronicles

From Chapter 4 of the novel “Jesus and John” The Essenes

Chapter   4 – The Essenes   Mary went to the central market one day when Jesus was 14 year of age. While at the central market in Nazareth a man approached her, and asked, “pardon me madam, but is your name Mary the wife of Joseph of Nazareth. “Yes, I am, who are you,” Mary asked? “I am Simon of Nazareth,” the man responded. “I am one of the leaders of the Mount Carmel Essene community. My family and I live in Nazareth, but conduct our worship services on Mount Carmel,” Simon said.  “ What is your business with me,” … Continue reading From Chapter 4 of the novel “Jesus and John” The Essenes