2016.02.34. Wilson, Exploring Our Hebraic Heritage

Marvin R. Wilson, Exploring Our Hebraic Heritage: A Christian Theology of Roots and Renewal
Reviewed by Gary D. Badcock

2016.02.33. Smith, Poetic Heroes

Mark S. Smith, Poetic Heroes: Literary Commemorations of Warriors and Warrior Culture in the Early Biblical World
Reviewed by Gregory Mobley

2016.02.32. Scurlock, Sourcebook for Ancient Mesopotamian Medicine

JoAnn Scurlock, Sourcebook for Ancient Mesopotamian Medicine
Reviewed by Ingrid E. Lilly
Reviewed by Michael S. Moore

2016.02.31. Schüssler Fiorenza and Richards, Transforming Graduate Biblical Education

Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza and Kent Harold Richards, eds., Transforming Graduate Biblical Education: Ethos and Discipline
Reviewed by Greg Carey

2016.02.30. Rodriguez, The Liberating Mission of Jesus

Darío López Rodriguez, The Liberating Mission of Jesus: The Message of the Gospel of Luke
Reviewed by Corneliu Constantineanu

2016.02.29. Quack, Ägyptische Rituale der griechisch-römischen Zeit

Joachim Friedrich Quack, ed., Ägyptische Rituale der griechisch-römischen Zeit
Reviewed by Ariel G. Lopez

2016.02.28. Nowell, Song of Songs, Ruth, Lamentations, Ecclesiastes, Esther

Irene Nowell, Song of Songs, Ruth, Lamentations, Ecclesiastes, Esther
Reviewed by Stephen J. Bennett

2016.02.27. Muraoka, Classical Syriac for Hebraists

Takamitsu Muraoka, Classical Syriac for Hebraists
Reviewed by Jonathan Loopstra

2016.02.26. McGinn, The Jesus Movement and the World of the Early Church

Sheila E. McGinn, The Jesus Movement and the World of the Early Church
Reviewed by José Gómez Galán

2016.02.25. MacDonald, The Power of Children

Margaret Y. MacDonald, The Power of Children: The Construction of Christian Families in the Greco-Roman World
Reviewed by Julie Faith Parker

2016.02.24. Kinukawa, Migration and Diaspora

Hisako Kinukawa, ed., Migration and Diaspora: Exegetical Voices of Women in Northeast Asian Countries
Reviewed by ShinAe Kim

2016.02.23. Kaminski, Was Noah Good?

Carol M. Kaminski, Was Noah Good? Finding Favour in the Flood Narrative
Reviewed by Kathrin Gies

2016.02.22. Kalleres and Stratton, Daughters of Hecate

Dayna S. Kalleres and Kimberly B. Stratton, eds., Daughters of Hecate: Women and Magic in the Ancient World
Reviewed by Scott B. Noegel

2016.02.21. Hayes and Tiemeyer, ‘I Lifted My Eyes and Saw’

Elizabeth R. Hayes and Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer, eds., ‘I Lifted My Eyes and Saw’: Reading Dream and Vision Reports in the Hebrew Bible
Reviewed by Greg Carey

2016.02.20. Green, Why Salvation?

Joel B. Green, Why Salvation?
Reviewed by Nijay Gupta

2016.02.19. Eynikel and Nicklas, Samson: Hero or Fool?

Erik Eynikel and Tobias Nicklas, eds., Samson: Hero or Fool? The Many Faces of Samson
Reviewed by J. Clinton Mccann Jr.

2016.02.18. Elvey, The Matter of the Text

Anne F. Elvey, The Matter of the Text: Material Engagements between Luke and the Five Senses
Reviewed by J. Lyle Story

2016.02.17. Crouch, Israel and the Assyrians

C. L. Crouch, Israel and the Assyrians: Deuteronomy, the Succession Treaty of Esarhaddon, and the Nature of Subversion
Reviewed by Robert B. Coote
Reviewed by Hans Ulrich Steymans

2016.02.16. Breed, Nomadic Text

Brennan W. Breed, Nomadic Text: A Theory of Biblical Reception History
Reviewed by Jay Twomey

2016.02.15. Bovon, The Emergence of Christianity III

François Bovon; Luke Drake, ed., The Emergence of Christianity: Collected Studies III
Reviewed by Matthew V. Novenson

2016.02.14. Bokedal, The Formation and Significance of the Christian Biblical Canon

Tomas Bokedal, The Formation and Significance of the Christian Biblical Canon: A Study in Text, Ritual and Interpretation
Reviewed by Lee Martin McDonald

2016.02.13. Bernier, Aposynagōgos and the Historical Jesus in John

Jonathan Bernier, Aposynagōgos and the Historical Jesus in John: Rethinking the Historicity of the Johannine Expulsion Passages
Reviewed by Cornelis Bennema

2016.02.12. Babota, The Institution of the Hasmonean High Priesthood

Vasile Babota, The Institution of the Hasmonean High Priesthood
Reviewed by Joshua Schwartz

2016.02.11. Xeravits, Nicklas, and Kalimi, Scriptural Authority in Early Judaism and Ancient Christianity

Geza G. Xeravits, Tobias Nicklas, and Isaac Kalimi, eds., Scriptural Authority in Early Judaism and Ancient Christianity
Reviewed by Robert B. Foster

2016.02.10. Windsor, Paul and the Vocation of Israel

Lionel J. Windsor, Paul and the Vocation of Israel: How Paul’s Jewish Identity Informs his Apostolic Ministry, with Special Reference to Romans
Reviewed by Michael F. Bird

2016.02.09. Schoenfeld, Isaac on Jewish and Christian Altars

Devorah Schoenfeld, Isaac on Jewish and Christian Altars: Polemic and Exegesis in Rashi and the Glossa Ordinaria
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2016.02.08. Otto, Deuteronomium 1–11

Eckart Otto, Deuteronomium 1–11: Erster Teilband: 1,1–4,43; Deuteronomium 1–11: Zweiter Teilband: 4,44–11,32
Reviewed by Nathan MacDonald

2016.02.07. McKinlay, Troubling Women and Land

Judith E. McKinlay, Troubling Women and Land: Reading Biblical Texts in Aotearoa New Zealand
Reviewed by Nasili Vaka’uta

2016.02.06. Horsley and Thatcher, John, Jesus, and the Renewal of Israel

Richard Horsley and Tom Thatcher, John, Jesus, and the Renewal of Israel
Reviewed by Michael G. Azar

2016.02.05. Dockter, Klerikerkritik im antiken Christentum

Hanno Dockter, Klerikerkritik im antiken Christentum
Reviewed by Uta Heil

2016.02.04. Dietrich, Samuel: 1Sam 1–12

Walter Dietrich, Samuel: 1Sam 1–12
Reviewed by Mark W. Hamilton

2016.02.03. Carvalho, Pastoral Essays in Honor of Lawrence Boadt, CSP

Corrine L. Carvalho, ed., Pastoral Essays in Honor of Lawrence Boadt, CSP: Reading the Old Testament
Reviewed by Shawn W. Flynn

2016.02.02. Peck, Chilton, Green, and Porton, A Legacy of Learning

Alan J. Avery Peck, Bruce Chilton, William Scott Green, and Gary G. Porton, eds., A Legacy of Learning: Essays in Honor of Jacob Neusner
Reviewed by Zev Garber

2016.02.01. Adam, James: A Handbook on the Greek Text

A. K. M. Adam, James: A Handbook on the Greek Text
Reviewed by Hector Martin

2015.07.67. Waetjen, The Letter to the Romans

Herman C. Waetjen, The Letter to the Romans: Salvation as Justice and the Deconstruction of Law

Reviewed by M. Eugene Boring

2015.07.66. Tyson, The Ammonites

Craig W. Tyson, The Ammonites: Elites, Empires, and Sociopolitical Change (1000–500 BCE)

Reviewed by Aren M. Maeir

2015.07.65. Tite, The Apocryphal Epistle to the Laodiceans

Philip L. Tite, The Apocryphal Epistle to the Laodiceans: An Epistolary and Rhetorical Analysis

Reviewed by Christopher R. Matthews

2015.07.64. Tiemeyer and Barstad, Continuity and Discontinuity

Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer and Hans M. Barstad, eds., Continuity and Discontinuity: Chronological and Thematic Development in Isaiah 40–66

Reviewed by Marvin A. Sweeney

2015.07.63. Niehaus, Biblical Theology

Jeffrey Jay Niehaus, Biblical Theology, Volume 1: The Common Grace Covenants

Reviewed by Jens Bruun Kofoed

2015.07.62. Markschies, Hellenisierung des Christentums

Christoph Markschies, Hellenisierung des Christentums: Sinn und Unsinn einer historischen Deutungskategorie

Reviewed by Harold W. Attridge

2015.07.61. Mainwaring, Mark, Mutuality, and Mental Health

Simon Mainwaring, Mark, Mutuality, and Mental Health: Encounters with Jesus

Reviewed by Edwin K. Broadhead

2015.07.60. Kelhoffer, Conceptions of “Gospel” and Legitimacy in Early Christianity

James A. Kelhoffer, Conceptions of “Gospel” and Legitimacy in Early Christianity

Reviewed by Albert Lukaszewski

2015.07.59. Horster and Klöckner, Cities and Priests

Marietta Horster and Anja Klöckner, eds., Cities and Priests: Cult Personnel in Asia Minor and the Aegean Islands from the Hellenistic to the Imperial Period

Reviewed by John S. Kloppenborg

2015.07.58. Havea, Neville, and Wainwright, Bible, Borders, Belonging(s)

Jione Havea, David J. Neville, and Elaine M. Wainwright, eds., Bible, Borders, Belonging(s): Engaging Readings from Oceania

Reviewed by Yak-Hwee Tan

2015.07.57. Frick, Paul in the Grip of the Philosophers

Peter Frick, Paul in the Grip of the Philosophers: The Apostle and Contemporary Continental Philosophy

Reviewed by Mark Elliott
Reviewed by Jay Twomey

2015.07.56. Douglas, A Polemical Preacher of Joy

Jerome N. Douglas, A Polemical Preacher of Joy: An Anti-apocalpytic Genre for Qoheleth’s Message of Joy

Reviewed by Mark Sneed

2015.07.55. Cohen, From the Maccabees to the Mishnah

Shaye J. D. Cohen, From the Maccabees to the Mishnah

Reviewed by John J. Collins

2015.07.54. Becker, Engberg-Pedersen, and Muller, Mark and Paul

Eve-Marie Becker, Troels Engberg-Pedersen, and Mogens Muller, eds., Mark and Paul: Comparative Essays Part II For and Against Pauline Influence on Mark

Reviewed by Thomas P. Nelligan

2015.07.53. Williams, Jesus Tried and True

H. H. Drake Williams III, Jesus Tried and True: Why the Four Canonical Gospels Provide the Best Picture of Jesus
Reviewed by Richard A. Burridge

2015.07.52. Urbano, The Philosophical Life

Arthur P. Urbano, The Philosophical Life: Biography and the Crafting of Intellectual Identity in Late Antiquity
Reviewed by Edmund P. Cueva

2015.07.51. Sweat, The Theological Role of Paradox in the Gospel of Mark

Laura C. Sweat, The Theological Role of Paradox in the Gospel of Mark
Reviewed by M. Geert van Oyen

2015.07.50. Römer, Dark God

Thomas Römer, Dark God: Cruelty, Sex, and Violence in the Old Testament
Reviewed by Juan Miguel Betancourt

2015.07.49. Neufeld, Mockery and Secretism in the Social World of Mark’s Gospel

Dietmar Neufeld, Mockery and Secretism in the Social World of Mark’s Gospel
Reviewed by Joshua D. Garroway

2015.07.48. Mobley, The Return of the Chaos Monsters

Gregory Mobley, The Return of the Chaos Monsters—and Other Backstories of the Bible
Reviewed by Bernard F. Batto

2015.07.47. McNeel, Paul as Infant and Nursing Mother

Jennifer Houston McNeel, Paul as Infant and Nursing Mother: Metaphor, Rhetoric, and Identity in 1 Thessalonians 2:5–8
Reviewed by Thomas R. Blanton IV

2015.07.46. Lamb, Text, Context and the Johannine Community

David A. Lamb, Text, Context and the Johannine Community: A Sociolinguistic Analysis of the Johannine Writings
Reviewed by Wendy E. S. North

2015.07.45. De Andrado, The Akedah Servant Complex

Paba Nidhani De Andrado, The Akedah Servant Complex: The Soteriological Linkage of Genesis 22 and Isaiah 53 in Ancient Jewish and Christian Writings
Reviewed by John W. Fadden

2015.07.44. Cole, Psalms 1–2

Robert L. Cole, Psalms 1–2: Gateway to the Psalter
Reviewed by W. Dennis Tucker Jr.

2015.07.43. Uytanlet, Luke-Acts and Jewish Historiography

Samson Uytanlet, Luke-Acts and Jewish Historiography: A Study on the Theology, Literature, and Ideology of Luke-Acts
Reviewed by Andrew W. Pitts

2015.07.42. Ulmer and Ulmer, Righteous Giving to the Poor

Rivka Ulmer and Moshe Ulmer, Righteous Giving to the Poor: Tzedakah (“Charity”) in Classic Rabbinic Judaism
Reviewed by Zev Garber

2015.07.41. Spellman, Toward a Canon-Conscious Reading of the Bible

Ched Spellman, Toward a Canon-Conscious Reading of the Bible: Exploring the History and Hermeneutics of the Canon
Reviewed by John Barton

2015.07.40. Sargent, David Being a Prophet

Benjamin Sargent, David Being a Prophet: The Contingency of Scripture upon History in the New Testament
Reviewed by Kenneth D. Litwak

2015.07.39. Royalty, The Origin of Heresy

Robert M. Royalty Jr., The Origin of Heresy: A History of Discourse in Second Temple Judaism and Early Christianity
Reviewed by Joseph Azize

2015.07.38. Provan, Seriously Dangerous Religion

Iain Provan, Seriously Dangerous Religion: What the Old Testament Really Says and Why It Matters
Reviewed by Richard S. Briggs

2015.07.37. Oakman, Jesus, Debt, and the Lord’s Prayer

Douglas E. Oakman, Jesus, Debt, and the Lord’s Prayer: First-Century Debt and Jesus’ Intentions
Reviewed by David A. Fiensy

2015.07.36. Münnich, The God Resheph in the Ancient Near East

Maciej M. Münnich, The God Resheph in the Ancient Near East
Reviewed by Michael S. Moore

2015.07.35. McDaniel, Experiencing Irony in the First Gospel

Karl McDaniel, Experiencing Irony in the First Gospel: Suspense, Surprise and Curiosity
Reviewed by Glenna Jackson

2015.07.34. Keener, A Canonical Exegesis of Psalm 8

Hubert James Keener, A Canonical Exegesis of Psalm 8: YHWH’s Maintenance of the Created Order through Divine Reversal
Reviewed by Philippus J. Botha

2015.07.33. Jenott and Gribetz, Jewish and Christian Cosmogony in Late Antiquity

Lance Jenott and Sarit Kattan Gribetz, eds., Jewish and Christian Cosmogony in Late Antiquity
Reviewed by Steven Thompson

2015.07.32. Jefford, The Epistle to Diognetus

Clayton N. Jefford, The Epistle to Diognetus (with the Fragment of Quadratus): Introduction, Text, and Commentary
Reviewed by Jonathan A. Draper

2015.07.31. Heide, Das Testament Abrahams

Martin Heide, Das Testament Abrahams: Edition und Übersetzung der arabischen und äthiopischen Versionen
Reviewed by Curt Niccum

2015.07.30. Fried, Ezra and the Law in History and Tradition

Lisbeth S. Fried, Ezra and the Law in History and Tradition
Reviewed by Thomas Hieke

2015.07.29. Forbes, 1 Peter

Greg W. Forbes, 1 Peter: Exegetical Guide to the Greek New Testament
Reviewed by Terrance D. Callan

2015.07.28. Flesher, Dempsey, and Boda, Why? … How Long?

Leann Snow Flesher, Carol J. Dempsey, and Mark J. Boda, eds., Why? … How Long? Studies on Voice(s) of Lamentation Rooted in Biblical Hebrew Poetry
Reviewed by George Savran

2015.07.27. Deines, Acts of God in History

Roland Deines; Christoph Ochs and Peter Watts, eds., Acts of God in History: Studies Towards Recovering a Theological Historiography
Reviewed by Wil Rogan