2018.02.40. Tiemeyer, Priests and Cults in the Book of the Twelve

Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer, ed., Priests and Cults in the Book of the Twelve
Reviewed by James M. Bos

2018.02.39. Strawn, The Old Testament Is Dying

Brent A. Strawn, The Old Testament Is Dying: A Diagnosis and Recommended Treatment
Reviewed by Benjamin D. Sommer

2018.02.38. Soards and Pursiful, Galatians

Marion L. Soards and Darrell J. Pursiful, Galatians
Reviewed by Nijay Gupta

2018.02.37. Reynier, Vie et mort de Paul à Rome

Chantal Reynier, Vie et mort de Paul à Rome
Reviewed by Stephan Witetschek

2018.02.36. Monroy, The Church of Smyrna

Mauricio Saavedra Monroy, The Church of Smyrna: History and Theology of a Primitive Christian Community
Reviewed by Mark Wilson

2018.02.35. Heiser, The Unseen Realm

Michael S. Heiser, The Unseen Realm: Recovering the Supernatural Worldview of the Bible
Reviewed by David B. Sloan

2018.02.34. Cobb, Divine Deliverance

L. Stephanie Cobb, Divine Deliverance: Pain and Painlessness in Early Christian Martyr Texts
Reviewed by Gail P. Streete

2018.02.33. Brookins and Longenecker, 1 Corinthians 1–9

Timothy A. Brookins and Bruce W. Longenecker, 1 Corinthians 1–9: A Handbook on the Greek Text
Reviewed by George H. Guthrie

2018.02.32. Bodner, An Ark on the Nile

Keith Bodner, An Ark on the Nile: The Beginning of the Book of Exodus
Reviewed by Jean Louis Ska

2018.02.31. Bird, Faith, Feminism, and the Forum of Scripture

Phyllis A. Bird, Faith, Feminism, and the Forum of Scripture: Essays on Biblical Theology and Hermeneutics
Reviewed by Lisa W. Davison

2018.02.30. Schmidt, “… das Wort Gottes immer mehr zu lieben”

Eckart Schmidt,  “… das Wort Gottes immer mehr zu lieben”: Joseph Ratzingers Bibelhermeneutik im Kontext der Exegesegeschichte der römisch-katholischen Kirche
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2018.02.29. Rothschild and Thompson, Galen’s De indolentia

Clare K. Rothschild and Trevor W. Thompson, eds., Galen’s De indolentia
Reviewed by David Wheeler-Reed

2018.02.28. Robbins, Melion, and Jeal, The Art of Visual Exegesis

Vernon K. Robbins, Walter S. Melion, and Roy R. Jeal, eds., The Art of Visual Exegesis: Rhetoric, Texts, Images
Reviewed by Davina C. Lopez

2018.02.27. Janeway, Sea Peoples of the Northern Levant?

Brian Janeway, Sea Peoples of the Northern Levant? Aegean Style Ceramic Evidence for the Sea Peoples from Tell Tayinat
Reviewed by Aren M. Maeir

2018.02.26. Halbertal and Holmes, The Beginnings of Politics

Moshe Halbertal and Stephen Holmes, The Beginnings of Politics: Power in the Biblical Book of Samuel
Reviewed by Marvin A. Sweeney

2018.02.25. Grabbe, The Land of Canaan in the Late Bronze Age

Lester L. Grabbe, ed., The Land of Canaan in the Late Bronze Age
Reviewed by Craig W. Tyson

2018.02.24. Evans, Jesus and the Remains of His Day

Craig A. Evans, Jesus and the Remains of His Day: Studies in Jesus and the Evidence of Material Culture
Reviewed by Ralph K. Hawkins

2018.02.23. Estévez López, Las mujeres en los orígenes del cristianismo

Elisa Estévez López, Las mujeres en los orígenes del cristianismo
Reviewed by Efraín Agosto

2018.02.22. Brody, Mishna and Tosefta Studies

Robert Brody, Mishna and Tosefta Studies
Reviewed by Dr. Michael Tilly

2018.02.21. Beentjes, “With All Your Soul Fear The Lord” (Sir. 7:27)

Pancratius C. Beentjes, “With All Your Soul Fear The Lord” (Sir. 7:27): Collected Essays on the Book of Ben Sira II
Reviewed by Oda Wischmeyer

2018.02.20. Tuell, Reading Nahum–Malachi

Steven Tuell, Reading Nahum–Malachi: A Literary and Theological Commentary
Reviewed by Jason LeCureux

2018.02.19. Rohmann, Christianity, Book-Burning and Censorship in Late Antiquity

Dirk Rohmann, Christianity, Book-Burning and Censorship in Late Antiquity: Studies in Text Transmission
Reviewed by Evgenia Moiseeva

2018.02.18. Porter, Linguistic Analysis of the Greek New Testament

Stanley E. Porter, Linguistic Analysis of the Greek New Testament: Studies in Tools, Methods, and Practice
Reviewed by Hector Obed Martin Fuentes

2018.02.17. Olyan, Friendship in the Hebrew Bible

Saul M. Olyan, Friendship in the Hebrew Bible
Reviewed by Jan Dietrich

2018.02.16. Keener, The Mind of the Spirit

Craig S. Keener, The Mind of the Spirit: Paul’s Approach to Transformed Thinking
Reviewed by Devin L. White

2018.02.15. Hallam, Basics of Classical Syriac

Steven C. Hallam, Basics of Classical Syriac: Complete Grammar, Workbook, and Lexicon
Reviewed by Daniel King

2018.02.14. Frey and Schliesser, Der Philipperbrief des Paulus in der hellenistisch-römischen Welt

Jörg Frey and Benjamin Schliesser, eds., Der Philipperbrief des Paulus in der hellenistisch-römischen Welt
Reviewed by Julien M. Ogereau

2018.02.13. Fletcher, Reading Revelation as Pastiche

Michelle Fletcher, Reading Revelation as Pastiche
Reviewed by Alison Jack

2018.02.12. Chazan, From Anti-Judaism to Anti-Semitism

Robert Chazan, From Anti-Judaism to Anti-Semitism: Ancient and Medieval Christian Constructions of Jewish History
Reviewed by Paula Fredriksen

2018.02.11. Benz, The Land before the Kingdom of Israel

Brendon C. Benz, The Land before the Kingdom of Israel: A History of the Southern Levant and the People Who Populated It
Reviewed by Emanuel Pfoh

2018.02.10. Tonstad, The Letter to the Romans

Sigve K. Tonstad, The Letter to the Romans: Paul among the Ecologists
Reviewed by John Painter

2018.02.09. Tilford, Sensing World, Sensing Wisdom

Nicole L. Tilford, Sensing World, Sensing Wisdom: The Cognitive Foundation of Biblical Metaphors
Reviewed by Robert H. von Thaden Jr.

2018.02.08. Padilla, The Acts of the Apostles

Osvaldo Padilla, The Acts of the Apostles: Interpretation, History, and Theology
Reviewed by Kenneth D. Litwak

2018.02.07. McConville, Joshua: Crossing Divides

J. Gordon McConville, Joshua: Crossing Divides
Reviewed by Carolyn Pressler

2018.02.06. Junior, An Introduction to Womanist Biblical Interpretation

Nyasha Junior, An Introduction to Womanist Biblical Interpretation
Reviewed by Shelly Matthews

2018.02.05. Jöris, The Use and Function of genea in the Gospel of Mark

Steffen Jöris, The Use and Function of genea in the Gospel of Mark: New Light on Mk 13:30
Reviewed by Alexander E. Stewart

2018.02.04. Harris, The Davidic Shepherd King in the Lukan Narrative

Sarah Harris, The Davidic Shepherd King in the Lukan Narrative
Reviewed by Wayne Baxter

2018.02.03. Garr and Fassberg, A Handbook of Biblical Hebrew

W. Randall Garr and Steven E. Fassberg, eds., A Handbook of Biblical Hebrew, Volume 1: Periods, Corpora, and Reading Traditions; Volume 2: Selected Texts
Reviewed by Alice Mandell

2018.02.02. van Eck, The Parables of Jesus the Galilean

Ernest van Eck, The Parables of Jesus the Galilean: Stories of a Social Prophet
Reviewed by Samuel Lamerson

2018.02.01. Davies, Paul among the Apocalypses?

J. P. Davies, Paul among the Apocalypses? An Evaluation of the ‘Apocalyptic Paul’ in the Context of Jewish and Christian Apocalyptic Literature
Reviewed by Robert Brian Lewis

2018.01.43. Smit, From Canonical Criticism to Ecumenical Exegesis?

Peter-Ben Smit, From Canonical Criticism to Ecumenical Exegesis? A Study in Biblical Hermeneutics
Reviewed by Joel B. Green

2018.01.42. Sigrist and Stephens, In Memoriam John Strugnell

Marcel Sigrist and Kevin Stephens, eds., In Memoriam John Strugnell: Four Studies
Reviewed by Andrea Ravasco

2018.01.41. Ristau, Reconstructing Jerusalem

Kenneth A. Ristau, Reconstructing Jerusalem: Persian-Period Prophetic Perspective
Reviewed by Sean Burt

2018.01.40. O’Donnell, Pagans

James J. O’Donnell, Pagans: The End of Traditional Religion and the Rise of Christianity
Reviewed by Michael F. Bird

2018.01.39. Milstein, Tracking the Master Scribe

Sara J. Milstein, Tracking the Master Scribe: Revision through Introduction in Biblical and Mesopotamian Literature
Reviewed by JiSeong Kwon

2018.01.38. Litwa, Refutation of All Heresies

M. David Litwa, Refutation of All Heresies
Reviewed by Augusto Cosentino

2018.01.37. James, Landscapes of the Song of Songs

Elaine T. James, Landscapes of the Song of Songs: Poetry and Place
Reviewed by Stephen C. Russell

2018.01.36. Cogan, The Raging Torrent

Mordechai Cogan, The Raging Torrent
Reviewed by Krzysztof J. Baranowski

2018.01.35. Carroll, Jesus and the Gospels

John T. Carroll, Jesus and the Gospels: An Introduction
Reviewed by David J. Neville

2018.01.34. Balberg, Purity, Body, and Self in Early Rabbinic Literature

Mira Balberg, Purity, Body, and Self in Early Rabbinic Literature
Reviewed by Lennart Lehmhaus

2018.01.33. Willgren, The Formation of the ‘Book’ of Psalms

David Willgren, The Formation of the ‘Book’ of Psalms: Reconsidering the Transmission and Canonization of Psalmody in Light of Material Culture and the Poetics of Anthologies
Reviewed by Erhard S. Gerstenberger

2018.01.32. Thurén, Parables Unplugged

Lauri Thurén, Parables Unplugged: Reading the Lukan Parables in Their Rhetorical Context
Reviewed by Susana de Sola Funsten

2018.01.31. Rosner, Malone, and Burke, Paul as Pastor

Brian S. Rosner, Andrew S. Malone, and Trevor J. Burke, eds., Paul as Pastor
Reviewed by Scot McKnight

2018.01.30. Porter, Complex Communities

Benjamin W. Porter, Complex Communities: The Archaeology of Early Iron Age West-Central Jordan
Reviewed by Ralph K. Hawkins

2018.01.29. Kruger, The Question of Canon

Michael J. Kruger, The Question of Canon: Challenging the Status Quo in the New Testament Debate
Reviewed by Chris S. Stevens

2018.01.28. Kirk, Q in Matthew

Alan Kirk, Q in Matthew: Ancient Media, Memory, and Early Scribal Transmission of the Jesus Tradition
Reviewed by Akiva Cohen

2018.01.27. DeConick, The Gnostic New Age

April D. DeConick, The Gnostic New Age: How a Countercultural Spirituality Revolutionized Religion From Antiquity to Today
Reviewed by James F. McGrath

2018.01.26. Cruz-Uribe, The Demotic Graffiti from the Temple of Isis on Philae Island

Eugene Cruz-Uribe, The Demotic Graffiti from the Temple of Isis on Philae Island
Reviewed by John Gee

2018.01.25. Andiñach, El Dios que está

Pablo Andiñach, El Dios que está: Teología del Antiguo Testamento
Reviewed by Osvaldo D. Vena

2018.01.24. Anderson, An Introduction to the Study of the Pentateuch

Bradford A. Anderson, An Introduction to the Study of the Pentateuch
Reviewed by Reinhard Achenbach

2018.01.23. Wright, The Origin of Evil Spirits

Archie T. Wright, The Origin of Evil Spirits: The Reception of Genesis 6:1–4 in Early Jewish Literature
Reviewed by Michael B. Hundley

2018.01.22. Wansbrough, Introducing the New Testament

Henry Wansbrough, Introducing the New Testament
Reviewed by Ken Olson

2018.01.21. Still and Wilhite, The Apostolic Fathers and Paul

Todd D. Still and David E. Wilhite, eds., The Apostolic Fathers and Paul
Reviewed by Christopher T. Holmes
Reviewed by H. H. Drake Williams III

2018.01.20. Long and Sawyer, The Bible in Music

Siobhán Dowling Long and John F. A. Sawyer, The Bible in Music: A Dictionary of Songs, Works, and More
Reviewed by James F. McGrath

2018.01.19. Liew and Runions, Psychoanalytic Meditations between Marxist and Postcolonial Readings of the Bible

Tat-siong Benny Liew and Erin Runions, eds., Psychoanalytic Meditations between Marxist and Postcolonial Readings of the Bible
Reviewed by Rhiannon Graybill

2018.01.18. Carter, Telling Tales about Jesus

Warren Carter, Telling Tales about Jesus: An Introduction to the New Testament Gospels
Reviewed by Marius J. Nel
Reviewed by Steven R. Shisley

2018.01.17. Brenner-Idan and Lee, Samuel, Kings and Chronicles I

Athalya Brenner-Idan and Archie Lee, eds., Samuel, Kings and Chronicles I
Reviewed by John W. Herbst

2018.01.16. Boda, Floyd, and Toffelmire, The Book of the Twelve and the New Form Criticism

Mark J. Boda, Michael H. Floyd, and Colin M. Toffelmire, eds., The Book of the Twelve and the New Form Criticism
Reviewed by James M. Bos