In this episode, we discuss Belial’s role in the Damascus Document, an important rule text in the Dead Sea Scrolls.
- What are the “traps” of Belial?
- How did Belial (at least in the Damascus Document) “help” Qumran community members be more sympathetic towards outsiders?
- And what happens when a Qumran member is “ruled by the spirits of Belial”?
Listen to find out!