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Parry, Donald W.

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1953-

Biographical History

Donald W. Parry (1953- ) is a professor of Hebrew Bible and Dead Sea Scrolls at Brigham Young University.

Donald W. Parry was born in Nampa, Idaho to Atwell and Elaine Perry. He married Camille Mills of Las Vegas, Nevada. They later had six children. He has served as amember of the International Team of Translators of the Dead Sea Scrolls since 1994. He has authored or edited thirty-three books, ten of which pertain to the scrolls and five deal with the writings of Isaiah. Parry has also published articles in journals, festschrifts, conference proceedings, and encyclopedias. He is also a member of several other professional organizations, including the International Organization for the Study of the Old Testament, Groningen, The Netherlands, Society for Biblical Literature, Atlanta, Georgia, and the National Association of Professors of Hebrew, Madison, Wisconsin. Parry served as a member of the Board of Directors of Brigham Young University's Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts from 1987-2005.

Parry resides in Utah with his family.

Citation

UPB files, 24 February 2015 (Parry married Camille Mills of Las Vegas, Nevada; later had six children; has served as amember of the International Team of Translators of the Dead Sea Scrolls since 1994; has authored or edited thirty-three books, ten of which pertain to the scrolls and five deal with the writings of Isaiah; has also published articles in journals, festschrifts, conference proceedings, and encyclopedias; is also a member of several other professional organizations, including the International Organization for the Study of the Old Testament, Groningen, The Netherlands, Society for Biblical Literature, Atlanta, Georgia, and the National Association of Professors of Hebrew, Madison, Wisconsin; served as a member of the Board of Directors of Brigham Young University's Institute for the Study and Preservation of Ancient Religious Texts from 1987-2005; resides in Utah with his family). Wikipedia, via WWW, 24 February 2015 (Parry was Born in Nampa, Idaho to Atwell and Elaine Perry).

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Donald W. Parry collection of Hugh Nibley materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8172
Scope and Contents Contains notes, manuscripts, and correspondence kept by Hugh Nibley on subjects relating to the LDS church and its doctrine. Includes writings on Isaiah, Egyptian facsimiles, and similarities between LDS doctrine and other scripture and ancient thinkers and philosophers. Materials dated 1980-1999.