You are hereHomeBible ReviewJune 1999 Page Numbers Yes No Bible Review 15:3, June 1999 The Fluid BibleThe blurry line between biblical and nonbiblical textsBy Sidnie White Crawford We like to think of Holy Writ as unchanging, but the ancients didn’t. A study of the Dead Sea Scrolls reveals that texts could exist in different forms—even be consciously modified—without losing their sanctity. Join the BAS Library! Already a library member? Log in here. Institution user? Log in with your IP address.