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This is an arid region 13 miles east of Jerusalem and 1,300 feet below sea level.
Phenomenally, the biblical texts of Qumran are in substantial agreement with the Masoretic text, "Septuagint", and variant translations of the Old Testament we use today. Until recently (in historic terms), the extra piece of evidence I "needed" didn't exist. We now have dramatic evidence that the key Messianic prophecies contained in today's Old Testament are the same Messianic prophecies that existed prior to the time Jesus walked this earth. In 1947, a Bedouin shepherd stumbles upon arguably the most important archaeological find in history. This means that the over 300 Old Testament prophecies of the coming Messiah were in black-and-white before the New Testament writers were even on the scene.
Because carbon-14 decays at this constant rate, an estimate of the age of the sample can be made by measuring the amount of its residual radiocarbon.