2019.01.23. Wiley and Eberhart, Sacrifice, Cult, and Atonement in Early Judaism and Christianity

Henrietta L. Wiley and Christian A. Eberhart, eds., Sacrifice, Cult, and Atonement in Early Judaism and Christianity: Constituents and Critique
Reviewed by Daniel Ullucci

2019.01.22. Tobolowsky, The Sons of Jacob and the Sons of Herakles

Andrew Tobolowsky, The Sons of Jacob and the Sons of Herakles: The History of the Tribal System and the Organization of Biblical Identity
Reviewed by Nathan LaMontagne

2019.01.21. Srokosz and Watson, Blue Planet, Blue God

Meric Srokosz and Rebecca S. Watson, Blue Planet, Blue God: The Bible and the Sea
Reviewed by Peter L. Trudinger

2019.01.20. Peppard, The World’s Oldest Church

Michael Peppard, The World’s Oldest Church: Bible, Art, and Ritual at Dura-Europos, Syria
Reviewed by Ralph K. Hawkins

2019.01.19. Parker, My So-Called Biblical Life

Julie Faith Parker, ed., My So-Called Biblical Life: Imagined Stories from the World’s Best-Selling Book
Reviewed by Katherine Low

2019.01.18. Olyan and Wright, Supplementation and the Study of the Hebrew Bible

Saul M. Olyan and Jacob L. Wright, eds., Supplementation and the Study of the Hebrew Bible
Reviewed by Marko Marttila

2019.01.17. McCollough, Ritual Water, Ritual Spirit

David J. McCollough, Ritual Water, Ritual Spirit: An Analysis of the Timing, Mechanism, and Manifestation of Spirit-Reception in Luke-Acts
Reviewed by Mark A. Proctor

2019.01.16. Laansma, The Letter to the Hebrews

Jon C. Laansma, The Letter to the Hebrews: A Commentary for Preaching, Teaching, and Bible Study
Reviewed by Cynthia Long Westfall

2019.01.15. James, The Storied Ethics of the Thanksgiving Psalms

Joshua T. James, The Storied Ethics of the Thanksgiving Psalms
Reviewed by J. Clinton McCann Jr.

2019.01.14. Bartelt, Kloha, and Raabe, The Press of the Text

Andrew H. Bartelt, Jeffrey Kloha, and Paul R. Raabe, eds., The Press of the Text: Biblical Studies in Honor of James W. Voelz
Reviewed by Laurent Pinchard

2019.01.13. Sivertsen, The Parting of the Sea

Barbara J. Sivertsen, The Parting of the Sea: How Volcanoes, Earthquakes, and Plagues Shaped the Story of Exodus
Reviewed by Ralph K. Hawkins

2019.01.12. Rodan, Aegean Mercenaries in Light of the Bible

Simona Rodan, Aegean Mercenaries in Light of the Bible: Clash of Cultures in the Story of David and Goliath
Reviewed by David A. Bosworth

2019.01.11. 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 Jacob Bullock

2019.01.10. Moret, Christ, la loi et les alliances

Jean-René Moret, Christ, la loi et les alliances: Les lettres aux Hébreux et de Paul; Regards croisés
Reviewed by Denis Fricker

2019.01.09. Kalmanofsky, Sexual Violence and Sacred Texts

Amy Kalmanofsky, ed., Sexual Violence and Sacred Texts
Reviewed by Sandie Gravett

2019.01.08. Hutton and Rubin, Epigraphy, Philology, and the Hebrew Bible

Jeremy M. Hutton and Aaron D. Rubin, eds., Epigraphy, Philology, and the Hebrew Bible: Methodological Perspectives on Philological and Comparative Study of the Hebrew Bible in Honor of Jo Ann Hackett
Reviewed by David J. Sigrist

2019.01.07. Hurtado, Honoring the Son

Larry Hurtado, Honoring the Son: Jesus in Earliest Christian Devotional Practice
Reviewed by Yung Suk Kim

2019.01.06. Hauser and Watson, A History of Biblical Interpretation: Volume 3

Alan J. Hauser and Duane F. Watson, eds., A History of Biblical Interpretation: Volume 3, The Enlightenment through the Nineteenth Century
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2019.01.05. Harding, Paul’s Eschatological Anthropology

Sarah Harding, Paul’s Eschatological Anthropology: The Dynamics of Human Transformation
Reviewed by Martine Oldhoff and Peter-Ben Smit

2019.01.04. Greenberg and Walter, Joshua according to the Syriac Peshitta Version

Gillian Greenberg and Donald Walter, trans.; George A. Kiraz and Joseph Bali, eds., Joshua according to the Syriac Peshitta Version with English Translation
Reviewed by Tawny L. Holm

2019.01.03. Gertz, Levinson, Rom-Shiloni, and Schmid, The Formation of the Pentateuch

Jan C. Gertz, Bernard M. Levinson, Dalit Rom-Shiloni, and Konrad Schmid, eds., The Formation of the Pentateuch: Bridging the Academic Cultures of Europe, Israel, and North America
Reviewed by Reinhard Müller
Reviewed by Mark S. Smith
Reviewed by Edward Greenstein

2019.01.02. Concannon, Assembling Early Christianity

Cavan W. Concannon, Assembling Early Christianity: Trade, Networks, and the Letters of Dionysios of Corinth
Reviewed by Michael K. W. Suh

2019.01.01. Aster, Reflections of Empire in Isaiah 1–39

Shawn Zelig Aster, Reflections of Empire in Isaiah 1–39: Responses to Assyrian Ideology
Reviewed by John T. Strong

2018.12.46. Siikavirta, Baptism and Cognition in Romans 6–8

Samuli Siikavirta, Baptism and Cognition in Romans 6–8: Paul’s Ethics beyond ‘Indicative’ and ‘Imperative’
Reviewed by Garwood P. Anderson

2018.12.45. Shepherd and Wright, Ezra and Nehemiah

David J. Shepherd and Christopher J. H. Wright, Ezra and Nehemiah
Reviewed by Bob Becking

2018.12.44. Rosenberg, Signs of Virginity

Michael Rosenberg, Signs of Virginity: Testing Virgins and Making Men in Late Antiquity
Reviewed by Michael R. Whitenton

2018.12.43. Riches, The New Cambridge History of the Bible, Volume 4

John Riches, ed., The New Cambridge History of the Bible, Volume 4: From 1750 to the Present
Reviewed by John Barton

2018.12.42. Niesiolowski-Spanò, Peri, and West, Finding Myth and History in the Bible

Lukasz Niesiolowski-Spanò, Chiara Peri, and Jim West, eds., Finding Myth and History in the Bible: Scholarship, Scholars and Errors
Reviewed by Ian D. Wilson

2018.12.41. Navarro Puerto and Perroni, Gospels

Mercedes Navarro Puerto and Marinella Perroni, eds., Gospels: Narrative and History
Reviewed by Heather M. Gorman

2018.12.40. Mathieson, Christian Women in the Greek Papyri of Egypt to 400 CE

Erica A. Mathieson, Christian Women in the Greek Papyri of Egypt to 400 CE
Reviewed by Benjamin R. Overcash

2018.12.39. MacDonald, The Dionysian Gospel

Dennis R. MacDonald, The Dionysian Gospel: The Fourth Gospel and Euripides
Reviewed by Tyler Smith

2018.12.38. Löwisch, Trauma Begets Genealogy

Ingeborg Löwisch, Trauma Begets Genealogy: Gender and Memory in Chronicles
Reviewed by Christine Mitchell

2018.12.37. Longman and Walton, The Lost World of the Flood

Tremper Longman III and John H. Walton, The Lost World of the Flood: Mythology, Theology, and the Deluge Debate
Reviewed by Bernhard Lang

2018.12.36. Kelle, Telling the Old Testament Story

Brad E. Kelle, Telling the Old Testament Story: God’s Mission and God’s People
Reviewed by Jeff Anderson

2018.12.35. Heilig, Hidden Criticism?

Christoph Heilig, Hidden Criticism? The Methodology and Plausibility of the Search for a Counter-imperial Subtext in Paul
Reviewed by David J. Lull

2018.12.34. Havea and Lau, Reading Ruth in Asia

Jione Havea and Peter H. W. Lau, eds., Reading Ruth in Asia
Reviewed by James S. Lee

2018.12.33. Carasik, The Bible’s Many Voices

Michael Carasik, The Bible’s Many Voices
Reviewed by Sandie Gravett

2018.12.32. Bitner, Paul’s Political Strategy in I Corinthians 1–4

Bradley J. Bitner, Paul’s Political Strategy in I Corinthians 1–4: Constitution and Covenant
Reviewed by Wendell Willis

2018.12.31. Barter and Tooman, Ezekiel

Penelope Barter and William A. Tooman, eds., Ezekiel: Current Debates and Future Directions
Reviewed by Benjamin Kilchör

2018.12.30. Westfall and Dyer, The Bible and Social Justice

Cynthia Long Westfall and Bryan R. Dyer, eds., The Bible and Social Justice: Old Testament and New Testament Foundations for the Church’s Urgent Call
Reviewed by Michael A. Harbin

2018.12.29. Lozada, Toward a Latino/a Biblical Interpretation

Francisco Lozada Jr., Toward a Latino/a Biblical Interpretation
Reviewed by Leonardo Pessoa da Silva Pinto

2018.12.28. Korpel and Grabbe, Open-Mindedness in the Bible and Beyond

Marjo C. A. Korpel and Lester L. Grabbe, eds., Open-Mindedness in the Bible and Beyond: A Volume of Studies in Honour of Bob Becking
Reviewed by Soo J. Kim

2018.12.27. Hardy, Criticism and Confession

Nicholas Hardy, Criticism and Confession: The Bible in the Seventeenth Century Republic of Letters
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2018.12.26. Gottwald, Ideology, Class, and the Hebrew Bible

Norman K. Gottwald, Ideology, Class, and the Hebrew Bible
Reviewed by Marvin A. Sweeney

2018.12.25. Dever, Beyond the Texts

William G. Dever, Beyond the Texts: An Archaeological Portrait of Ancient Israel and Judah
Reviewed by Thomas H. Olbricht

2018.12.24. Cousland, Holy Terror

J. R. C. Cousland, Holy Terror: Jesus in the Infancy Gospel of Thomas
Reviewed by Christopher A. Frilingos

2018.12.23. Barker, From the Depths of Despair to the Promise of Presence

Joel Barker, From the Depths of Despair to the Promise of Presence: A Rhetorical Reading of the Book of Joel
Reviewed by Andrew M. Gilhooley

2018.12.22. Audirsch, The Legislative Themes of Centralization

Jeffrey G. Audirsch, The Legislative Themes of Centralization: From Mandate to Demise
Reviewed by Philippe Guillaume

2018.12.21. Aaron, Genesis Ideology

David H. Aaron, Genesis Ideology: Essays on the Uses and Meanings of Stories
Reviewed by Anna Rozonoer

2018.12.20. Wells, Phenomenologies of Scripture

Adam Y. Wells, ed., Phenomenologies of Scripture
Reviewed by Davis Hankins

2018.12.19. Patton, Hope for a Tender Sprig

Matthew H. Patton, Hope for a Tender Sprig: Jehoiachin in Biblical Theology
Reviewed by George Athas

2018.12.18. Meier, A Marginal Jew 5: Probing the Authenticity of the Parables

John P. Meier, A Marginal Jew: Rethinking the Historical Jesus, Volume 5: Probing the Authenticity of the Parables
Reviewed by Tobias Hägerland

2018.12.17. Kim, Resurrecting Jesus

Yung Suk Kim, Resurrecting Jesus: The Renewal of New Testament Theology
Reviewed by Frank E. Dicken

2018.12.16. Hicks, Trinity, Economy, and Scripture

Jonathan Douglas Hicks, Trinity, Economy, and Scripture: Recovering Didymus the Blind
Reviewed by Kyle R. Hughes

2018.12.15. Hauge, Solomon the Lover and the Shape of the Song of Songs

Martin Ravndal Hauge, Solomon the Lover and the Shape of the Song of Songs
Reviewed by Jennifer L. Koosed

2018.12.14. Eastman, The Ancient Martyrdom Accounts of Peter and Paul

David L. Eastman, The Ancient Martyrdom Accounts of Peter and Paul
Reviewed by Janet E. Spittler

2018.12.13. Dubovsky, The Building of the First Temple

Peter Dubovsky, The Building of the First Temple: A Study in Redactional, Text-Critical and Historical Perspective
Reviewed by Ziony Zevit

2018.12.12. Cook, Dictionary of Qumran Aramaic

Edward M. Cook, Dictionary of Qumran Aramaic
Reviewed by Albert Lukaszewski

2018.12.11. Brenner-Idan and Lee, Samuel, Kings and Chronicles I

Athalya Brenner-Idan and Archie Lee, eds., Samuel, Kings and Chronicles I
Reviewed by Sara M. Koenig

2018.12.10. Young and Strickland, The Rhetoric of Jesus in the Gospel of Mark

David M. Young and Michael Strickland, The Rhetoric of Jesus in the Gospel of Mark
Reviewed by Elliott Maloney

2018.12.09. Wilhite, The Gospel according to Heretics

David E. Wilhite, The Gospel according to Heretics: Discovering Orthodoxy through Early Christological Conflicts
Reviewed by B. Lee Blackburn

2018.12.08. Pleins, Biblical Hebrew Vocabulary by Conceptual Categories

J. David Pleins, Biblical Hebrew Vocabulary by Conceptual Categories: A Student’s Guide to Nouns in the Old Testament
Reviewed by Paul Overland

2018.12.07. Pilch and Malina, Handbook of Biblical Social Values

John J. Pilch and Bruce J. Malina, eds., Handbook of Biblical Social Values
Reviewed by John Goldingay

2018.12.06. Ikram, Divine Creatures

Salima Ikram, ed., Divine Creatures: Animal Mummies in Ancient Egypt
Reviewed by Shirly Ben-Dor Evian

2018.12.05. DeGear, ‘For She Has Heard’

Elizabeth Berne DeGear, ‘For She Has Heard’: The Standing Stone in Joshua 24 and the Development of a Covenant Symbol
Reviewed by Ralph K. Hawkins

2018.12.04. Dangl, Das Buch Habakuk

Oskar Dangl, Das Buch Habakuk
Reviewed by Csaba Balogh

2018.12.03. Bruggemann, Money and Possessions

Walter Bruggemann, Money and Possessions
Reviewed by Peter Altmann

2018.12.02. Azar, Exegeting the Jews

Michael G. Azar, Exegeting the Jews: The Early Reception of the Johannine “Jews”
Reviewed by Chris Blumhofer

2018.12.01. Aster, Reflections of Empire in Isaiah 1–39

Shawn Zelig Aster, Reflections of Empire in Isaiah 1–39: Responses to Assyrian Ideology
Reviewed by Patricia K. Tull