You are hereHomeBible ReviewOctober 1990The Significance of the Scrolls “Genizah” in Hebrew refers to a storage area where holy books and other Hebrew writings are “hidden away” (GNZ) after they are no longer usable, since discarding them otherwise would be an act of disrespect. Join the BAS Library! Already a library member? Log in here. Institution user? Log in with your IP address.