2015.02.27. Williams, The Panarion of Epiphanius of Salamis, Books II and III

Frank Williams, trans., The Panarion of Epiphanius of Salamis, Books II and III: De Fide
Reviewed by Simon Gathercole

2015.02.26. Richter and Lange, Das Archiv des Idadda

Thomas Richter and Sarah Lange, Das Archiv des Idadda: Die Keilschrifttexte aus den deutsch-syrischen Ausgrabungen 2001–2003 im Königspalast von Qatna
Reviewed by Jan-Wim Wesselius

2015.02.25. Reynier, Pour lire la lettre de Saint Paul aux Romains

Chantal Reynier, Pour lire la lettre de Saint Paul aux Romains
Reviewed by Abson Joseph

2015.02.24. Newton, Subversive Wisdom

Bert Newton, Subversive Wisdom: Sociopolitical Dimensions of John’s Gospel
Reviewed by Benjamin Reynolds

2015.02.23. McEntire, Portraits of a Mature God

Mark McEntire, Portraits of a Mature God: Choices in Old Testament Theology
Reviewed by Ginny Brewer-Boydston

2015.02.22. Lincoln, Born of a Virgin?

Andrew T. Lincoln, Born of a Virgin? Reconceiving Jesus in the Bible, Tradition, and Theology
Reviewed by Marianne Blickenstaff

2015.02.21. Halcomb, Entering the Fray

T. Michael W. Halcomb, Entering the Fray: A Primer on New Testament Issues for the Church and Academy
Reviewed by C. Jason Borders

2015.02.20. Goff, 4QInstruction

Matthew J. Goff, 4QInstruction
Reviewed by Kenneth Atkinson
Reviewed by Jeffrey P. Garcia

2015.02.19. Berlejung and Streck, Arameans, Chaldeans, and Arabs in Babylonia and Palestine

Angelika Berlejung and Michael P. Streck, eds., Arameans, Chaldeans, and Arabs in Babylonia and Palestine in the First Millennium B.C.
Reviewed by Aren M. Maeir

2015.02.18. Wazana, All the Boundaries of the Land

Nili Wazana, All the Boundaries of the Land: The Promised Land in Biblical Thought in Light of the Ancient Near East
Reviewed by Esias E. Meyer

2015.02.17. Keshet, ‘Say You Are My Sister’

Shula Keshet, ‘Say You Are My Sister’: Danger, Seduction, and the Foreign in Biblical Literature and Beyond
Reviewed by Nancy Nam Hoon Tan

2015.02.16. Joseph, Jesus, Q, and the Dead Sea Scrolls

Simon J. Joseph, Jesus, Q, and the Dead Sea Scrolls: A Judaic Approach to Q
Reviewed by Michael Labahn

2015.02.15. Howell, In the Eyes of God

Brian Howell, In the Eyes of God: A Contextual Approach to Biblical Anthropomorphic Metaphors
Reviewed by Michael B. Hundley

2015.02.14. van den Hoek and Herrmann, Pottery, Pavements, and Paradise

Annewies van den Hoek and John J. Herrmann Jr., Pottery, Pavements, and Paradise: Iconographic and Textual Studies on Late Antiquity
Reviewed by Lee M. Jefferson

2015.02.13. Hancock, Esther and the Politics of Negotiation

Rebecca S. Hancock, Esther and the Politics of Negotiation: Public and Private Spaces and the Figure of the Female Royal Counselor
Reviewed by Christine Mitchell
Reviewed by Michael S. Moore

2015.02.12. Cooley, Poetic Astronomy in the Ancient Near East

Jeffrey L. Cooley, Poetic Astronomy in the Ancient Near East: The Reflexes of Celestial Science in Ancient Mesopotamian, Ugaritic, and Israelite Narrative
Reviewed by Stephen C. Russell

2015.02.11. Carasik, The Commentators’ Bible: The JPS Miqra’ot Gedolot: Numbers

Michael Carasik, ed., The Commentators’ Bible: The JPS Miqra’ot Gedolot: Numbers
Reviewed by Bálint Károly Zabán

2015.02.10. Abadie, Des héros peu ordinaires

Philippe Abadie, Des héros peu ordinaires: Théologie et histoire dans le livre des Juges
Reviewed by Michael S. Moore

2015.02.09. Trobisch, A User’s Guide to the Nestle-Aland 28 Greek New Testament

David Trobisch, A User’s Guide to the Nestle-Aland 28 Greek New Testament
Reviewed by Michael W. Holmes
Reviewed by Jan Krans

2015.02.08. Trainor, About Earth’s Child

Michael Trainor, About Earth’s Child: An Ecological Listening to the Gospel of Luke
Reviewed by C. Jason Borders

2015.02.07. Robertson, The Death of Judas

Jesse E. Robertson, The Death of Judas: The Characterization of Judas Iscariot in Three Early Christian Accounts of his Death
Reviewed by Lee M. Jefferson

2015.02.06. Nguyen, Chorus in the Dark

Kim Lan Nguyen, Chorus in the Dark: The Voices of the Book of Lamentations
Reviewed by Charles William Miller

2015.02.05. Linde, How to Correct the Sacra Scriptura?

Cornelia Linde, How to Correct the Sacra Scriptura? Textual Criticism of the Bible between the Twelfth and Fifteenth Century
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2015.02.04. Himmelfarb, Between Temple and Torah

Martha Himmelfarb, Between Temple and Torah: Essays on Priests, Scribes, and Visionaries in the Second Temple Period and Beyond
Reviewed by L. Michael Morales

2015.02.03. Firth, 1 and 2 Samuel

David G. Firth, 1 and 2 Samuel: A Kingdom Comes
Reviewed by Ralph Henson

2015.02.02. Feldmeier, Power, Service, Humility

Reinhard Feldmeier, Power, Service, Humility: A New Testament Ethic
Reviewed by David Briones

2015.02.01. Block, Beyond the River Chebar

Daniel I. Block, Beyond the River Chebar: Studies in Kingship and Eschatology in the Book of Ezekiel
Reviewed by Sven Petry

2015.01.48. Lyons, Galatians

George Lyons, Galatians: A Commentary in the Wesleyan Tradition
Reviewed by Troy Martin

2015.01.47. Lee, The Blessing of Abraham, the Spirit, and Justification in Galatians

Chee-Chiew Lee, The Blessing of Abraham, the Spirit, and Justification in Galatians: Their Relationship and Significance for Understanding Paul’s Theology
Reviewed by Chad Chambers

2015.01.46. Kohlenberger, NIV Greek and English New Testament

John R. Kohlenberger III, ed., NIV Greek and English New Testament
Reviewed by Haley Goranson

2015.01.45. Hock, The Chreia and Ancient Rhetoric

Ronald F. Hock, The Chreia and Ancient Rhetoric: Commentaries on Aphthonius’s Progymnasmata
Reviewed by Christopher J. Kuhl

2015.01.44. Fredrickson, Eros and the Christ

David E. Fredrickson, Eros and the Christ: Longing and Envy in Paul’s Christology
Reviewed by Scott S. Elliott
Reviewed by Elliott C. Maloney

2015.01.43. Feldmeier, Macht—Dienst—Demut

Reinhard Feldmeier, Macht—Dienst—Demut: Ein neutestamentlicher Beitrag zur Ethik
Reviewed by William R. G. Loader

2015.01.42. Cain, Jerome’s Epitaph on Paula

Andrew Cain, ed., Jerome’s Epitaph on Paula: A Commentary on the Epitaphium Sanctae Paulae
Reviewed by Matthew Kraus

2015.01.41. Bird, Jesus Is the Christ

Michael F. Bird, Jesus Is the Christ: The Messianic Testimony of the Gospels
Reviewed by Susan Wendel

2015.01.40. Bird, 1 Esdras

Michael F. Bird, 1 Esdras: Introduction and Commentary on the Greek Text in Codex Vaticanus
Reviewed by Bob Becking

2015.01.39. Zevit, What Really Happened in the Garden of Eden?

Ziony Zevit, What Really Happened in the Garden of Eden?
Reviewed by John Walton

2015.01.38. Walser, Old Testament Quotations in Hebrews

Georg A. Walser, Old Testament Quotations in Hebrews: Studies in Their Textual and Contextual Background
Reviewed by Brian C. Small

2015.01.37. Stanton, Studies in Matthew and Early Christianity

Graham Stanton; Markus Bockmuehl and David Lincicum, eds., Studies in Matthew and Early Christianity
Reviewed by Donald A. Hagner

2015.01.36. Lundbom, Biblical Rhetoric and Rhetorical Criticism

Jack R. Lundbom, Biblical Rhetoric and Rhetorical Criticism
Reviewed by Joel Barker

2015.01.35. Laato, Who Is the Servant of the Lord?

Antti Laato, Who Is the Servant of the Lord? Jewish and Christian Interpretations on Isaiah 53 from Antiquity to the Middle Ages
Reviewed by Alphonso Groenewald

2015.01.34. Kitz, Cursed Are You!

Anne Marie Kitz, Cursed Are You! The Phenomenology of Cursing in Cuneiform and Hebrew Texts
Reviewed by Stephen C. Russell

2015.01.33. Dube, Mbuvi, and Mbuwayesango, Postcolonial Perspectives in African Biblical Interpretations

Musa W. Dube, Andrew M. Mbuvi, and Dora R. Mbuwayesango, eds., Postcolonial Perspectives in African Biblical Interpretations
Reviewed by Peter Claver Ajer

2015.01.32. Cavin, New Existence and Righteous Living

Robert L. Cavin, New Existence and Righteous Living: Colossians and 1 Peter in Conversation with 4QInstruction and the Hodayot
Reviewed by Roy R. Jeal

2015.01.31. Ascough, Harland, and Kloppenborg, Associations in the Greco-Roman World

Richard S. Ascough, Philip A. Harland, and John S. Kloppenborg, Associations in the Greco-Roman World: A Sourcebook
Reviewed by Steve Walton

2015.01.30. Allen, John Chrysostom, Homilies on Paul’s Letter to the Philippians

Pauline Allen, John Chrysostom, Homilies on Paul’s Letter to the Philippians
Reviewed by Julien M. Ogereau

2015.01.29. Walter and Greenberg; Kiraz and Bali, The Book of the Twelve … according to the Syriac Peshitta

Donald M. Walter and Gillian Greenberg, trans.; George A. Kiraz and Joseph Bali, eds., The Book of the Twelve Minor Prophets according to the Syriac Peshitta Version with English Translation: The Twelve Prophets
Reviewed by H. F. van Rooy

2015.01.28. Thomas, Poetry and Theology in the Book of Lamentations

Heath A. Thomas, Poetry and Theology in the Book of Lamentations: The Aesthetics of an Open Text
Reviewed by Miriam Bier

2015.01.27. Thelle, Approaches to the “Chosen Place”

Rannfrid I. Thelle, Approaches to the “Chosen Place”: Accessing a Biblical Concept
Reviewed by Eckart Otto

2015.01.26. Stone, An Editio Minor of the Armenian Version of the Testaments of the Twelve Patriarchs

Michael E. Stone, An Editio Minor of the Armenian Version of the Testaments of the Twelve Patriarchs
Reviewed by Adam Carter McCollum

2015.01.25. Lemcio, Travels with St. Mark

Eugene E. Lemcio, Travels with St. Mark: GPS for the Journey. A Pedagogical Aid
Reviewed by Kenneth Litwak

2015.01.24. Holm, Of Courtiers and Kings

Tawny L. Holm, Of Courtiers and Kings: The Biblical Daniel Narratives and Ancient Story-Collections
Reviewed by Jordan M. Scheetz

2015.01.23. Harvey, Is Scripture Still Holy?

A. E. Harvey, Is Scripture Still Holy? Coming of Age with the New Testament
Reviewed by Christopher Holmes

2015.01.22. Davies and Römer, Writing the Bible

Philip R. Davies and Thomas Römer, eds., Writing the Bible: Scribes, Scribalism and Script
Reviewed by Stephen Reed

2015.01.21. Collins, Second Corinthians

Raymond F. Collins, Second Corinthians
Reviewed by B. J. Oropeza

2015.01.20. Anderson, Charity


Gary A. Anderson, Charity: The Place of the Poor in the Biblical Tradition
Reviewed by Timothy Sandoval

2015.01.19. Thiselton, The Holy Spirit

Anthony C. Thiselton, The Holy Spirit—In Biblical Teaching, through the Centuries, and Today
Reviewed by Cornelis Bennema
Reviewed by Chris L. de Wet

2015.01.18. Still and Wilhite, Tertullian and Paul

Todd D. Still and David E. Wilhite, eds., Tertullian and Paul
Reviewed by Judith M. Lieu

2015.01.17. Schröter and Zangenberg, Texte zur Umwelt des Neuen Testaments

Jens Schröter and Jürgen K. Zangenberg, eds., Texte zur Umwelt des Neuen Testaments
Reviewed by Pieter van der Horst

2015.01.16. Schottroff, Der erste Brief an die Gemeinde in Korinth

Luise Schottroff, Der erste Brief an die Gemeinde in Korinth
Reviewed by H. H. Drake Williams III

2015.01.15. Johnson, The Holy Seed Has Been Defiled

Willa M. Johnson, The Holy Seed Has Been Defiled: The Interethnic Marriage Dilemma in Ezra 9–10
Reviewed by Nasili Vaka’uta

2015.01.14. Gehrig, Leserlenkung und Grenzen der Interpretation

Stefan Gehrig, Leserlenkung und Grenzen der Interpretation: Ein Beitrag zur Rezeptionsästhetik am Beispiel des Ezechielbuches
Reviewed by Sven Petry

2015.01.13. Chalmers, Exploring the Religion of Ancient Israel

Aaron Chalmers, Exploring the Religion of Ancient Israel: Prophet, Priest, Sage and People
Reviewed by Thomas Wagner

2015.01.12. Bernstein, Reading and Re-reading Scripture at Qumran

Moshe J. Bernstein, Reading and Re-reading Scripture at Qumran
Reviewed by Carol A. Newsom

2015.01.11. Batto, In the Beginning

Bernard F. Batto, In the Beginning: Essays on Creation Motifs in the Bible and the Ancient Near East
Reviewed by Thomas Wagner

2015.01.10. Abernethy, Brett, Bulkeley, and Meadowcroft, Isaiah and Imperial Context

Andrew T. Abernethy, Mark G. Brett, Tim Bulkeley, and Tim Meadowcroft, eds., Isaiah and Imperial Context: The Book of Isaiah in the Times of Empire
Reviewed by Alan J. Hauser

2015.01.09. Streett, Subversive Meals

R. Alan Streett, Subversive Meals: An Analysis of the Lord’s Supper under Roman Domination during the First Century
Reviewed by Peter-Ben Smit

2015.01.08. Spencer, Salty Wives, Spirited Mothers, and Savvy Widows

F. Scott Spencer, Salty Wives, Spirited Mothers, and Savvy Widows: Capable Women of Purpose and Persistence in Luke’s Gospel
Reviewed by Susanne Luther

2015.01.07. Schoberg, Perspectives of Jesus in the Writings of Paul

Gerry Schoberg, Perspectives of Jesus in the Writings of Paul: A Historical Examination of Shared Core Commitments with a View to Determining the Extent of Paul’s Dependence on Jesus
Reviewed by John Paul Heil

2015.01.06. Lichtenberger, Martin Hengels “Zeloten”

Hermann Lichtenberger, ed., Martin Hengels “Zeloten”: Ihre Bedeutung im Licht von fünfzig Jahren Forschungsgeschichte
Reviewed by M. Eugene Boring

2015.01.05. Knoppers, Jews and Samaritans

Gary A. Knoppers, Jews and Samaritans: The Origins and History of Their Early Relations
Reviewed by Jürgen Zangenberg

2015.01.04. Geiger, Das hebräische Partizip in den Texten aus der judäischen Wüste

Gregor Geiger, Das hebräische Partizip in den Texten aus der judäischen Wüste
Reviewed by Samuel Arnet

2015.01.03. Chalmers, Exploring the Religion of Ancient Israel

Aaron Chalmers, Exploring the Religion of Ancient Israel: Prophet, Priest, Sage and People
Reviewed by Bob Becking

2015.01.02. Canavan, Clothing the Body of Christ at Colossae

Rosemary Canavan, Clothing the Body of Christ at Colossae: A Visual Construction of Identity
Reviewed by Scott D. Charlesworth

2015.01.01. Bolin, Ezra, Nehemiah

Thomas M. Bolin, Ezra, Nehemiah
Reviewed by Bryan J. Cook