John T wrote:2. Let's look at Enoch LXII once again : …
If those Enoch verses inspired Herod to go to the springs for healing then it would suggest that the Parables of Enoch were written before his reign.
I think this is most unlikely. Herod could find out about healing springs from other sources of information.
John T wrote:Finally, do you agree the phraseology matches the DSS more than the New Testament?
I have not done any comparisons except for the two standard Matthew ones and those in this thread regarding other NT ones. I am not aware of a coming heavenly figure at the end of time in the DSS. This is most likely because I have not studied the DSS.