abc-news

World's Oldest Torah Scroll Found

News - ABC News

Share this post

An Italian professor believes he has found the world's oldest and most complete torah scroll safely tucked away in the archives of University of Bologna. The ancient scroll of Judaism's most important text, believed to have been written between the 12th and 13th centuries, is almost 120 feet long and made of sheep skin.
image World's Oldest Torah Scroll Found World's Oldest Torah Scroll Found World's Oldest Torah Scroll Found World's Oldest Torah Scroll Found

Read more http://feeds.abcnews.com/c/35229/f/654824/s/2c93d971/l/0Labcnews0Bgo0N0CInternational0Cworlds0Eoldest0Ecomplete0Etorah0Escroll0Efound0Eitalian0Eprofessor0Cstory0Did0F19280A0A22/story01.htm