2014.07.29. Schaberg, The Death and Resurrection of the Author

Jane Dewar Schaberg; Holly E. Hearon, ed., The Death and Resurrection of the Author and Other Feminist Essays on the Bible
Reviewed by Susanne Scholz

2014.07.28. Míguez, The Practice of Hope

Néstor O. Míguez, The Practice of Hope: Ideology and Intention in 1 Thessalonians
Reviewed by Raymond F. Collins

2014.07.27. Lanfranchi et al., Leggo!

Giovanni B. Lanfranchi, Daniele Morandi Bonacossi, Cinzia Pappi, and Simonetta Ponchia, eds., Leggo! Studies Presented to Frederick Mario Fales on the Occasion of His 65th Birthday
Reviewed by Michael S. Moore

2014.07.26. Glenny, Hosea

W. Edward Glenny, Hosea: A Commentary based on Hosea in Codex Vaticanus
Reviewed by Richard G. Smith

2014.07.25. Fretheim, Reading Hosea–Micah

Terence E. Fretheim, Reading Hosea–Micah: A Literary and Theological Commentary
Reviewed by David W. Baker

2014.07.24. Chazon and Halpern-Amaru, New Perspectives on Old Texts

Esther G. Chazon and Betsy Halpern-Amaru, eds., New Perspectives on Old Texts: Proceedings of the Tenth International Symposium of the Orion Center for the Study of the Dead Sea Scrolls and Associated Literature, 9–11 January, 2005
Reviewed by Bennie H. Reynolds III

2014.07.23. Camp, Ben Sira and the Men Who Handle Books

Claudia V. Camp, Ben Sira and the Men Who Handle Books: Gender and the Rise of Canon-Consciousness
Reviewed by Ibolya Balla

2014.07.22. Blenkinsopp, David Remembered

Joseph Blenkinsopp, David Remembered: Kingship and National Identity in Ancient Israel
Reviewed by Walter Dietrich
Reviewed by Ralph K. Hawkins

2014.07.21. BeDuhn, The First New Testament

Jason D. BeDuhn, The First New Testament: Marcion’s Scriptural Canon
Reviewed by Richard I. Pervo

2014.07.20. Strahan, The Limits of a Text

Joshua Marshall Strahan, The Limits of a Text: Luke 23:34a as a Case Study in Theological Interpretation
Reviewed by Claire Clivaz

2014.07.19. Steinberg, The World of the Child in the Hebrew Bible

Naomi Steinberg, The World of the Child in the Hebrew Bible
Reviewed by Karin Finsterbusch

2014.07.18. Nowell, Numbers

Irene Nowell, Numbers
Reviewed by Timothy R. Ashley

2014.07.17. Hill and Kruger, The Early Text of the New Testament

Charles E. Hill and Michael J. Kruger, eds., The Early Text of the New Testament
Reviewed by Amy M. Donaldson

2014.07.16. Harding, The Love of David and Jonathan

James E. Harding, The Love of David and Jonathan: Ideology, Text, Reception
Reviewed by Katherine Low

2014.07.15. Faust, Judah in the Neo-Babylonian Period

Avraham Faust, Judah in the Neo-Babylonian Period: The Archaeology of Desolation
Reviewed by Gert T. M. Prinsloo

2014.07.14. Cook, Genesis

Joan E. Cook, Genesis
Reviewed by Jonathan L. Huddleston

2014.07.13. Clines and Exum, The Reception of the Hebrew Bible in the Septuagint and the New Testament

David J. A. Clines and J. Cheryl Exum, eds., The Reception of the Hebrew Bible in the Septuagint and the New Testament: Essays in Memory of Aileen Guilding
Reviewed by Benjamin J. M. Johnson

2014.07.12. Clifford, Wisdom

Richard J. Clifford, Wisdom
Reviewed by Lawrence M. Wills

2014.07.11. Brodie, Beyond the Quest for the Historical Jesus

Thomas L. Brodie, Beyond the Quest for the Historical Jesus: Memoir of a Discovery
Reviewed by Benjamin I. Simpson

2014.07.10. Seiler, Text-Beziehungen

Stefan Seiler, Text-Beziehungen: Zur intertextuellen Interpretation alttestamentlicher Texte am Beispiel ausgewählter Psalmen
Reviewed by Gert T. M. Prinsloo

2014.07.09. Sedlmeier, Das Buch Ezechiel

Franz Sedlmeier, Das Buch Ezechiel: Kapitel 25–48
Reviewed by Michael S. Moore

2014.07.08. Patte and Cristina Grenholm, Modern Interpretations of Romans

Daniel Patte and Cristina Grenholm, eds., Modern Interpretations of Romans: Tracking Their Hermeneutical/Theological Trajectory
Reviewed by I. Howard Marshall

2014.07.07. Owens, Portraits of the Righteous in the Psalms

Daniel C. Owens, Portraits of the Righteous in the Psalms: An Exploration of the Ethics of Book I
Reviewed by Beat Weber

2014.07.06. Moffat, Ezra’s Social Drama

Donald P. Moffat, Ezra’s Social Drama: Identity Formation, Marriage and Social Conflict in Ezra 9 and 10
Reviewed by Hannah K. Harrington

2014.07.05. Longman, Job

Tremper Longman III, Job
Reviewed by Richard G. Smith

2014.07.04. Gilchrest, Revelation 21–22 in Light of Jewish and Greco-Roman Utopianism


Eric J. Gilchrest, Revelation 21–22 in Light of Jewish and Greco-Roman Utopianism
Reviewed by Thomas Hieke

2014.07.03. Edwards, Admen and Eve

Katie B. Edwards, Admen and Eve: The Bible in Contemporary Advertising
Reviewed by Cynthia M. Baker

2014.07.02. Demacopoulos, The Invention of Peter

George E. Demacopoulos, The Invention of Peter: Apostolic Discourse and Papal Authority in Late Antiquity
Reviewed by Matthew R. Crawford

2014.07.01. Attridge, The Acts of Thomas

Harold W. Attridge, The Acts of Thomas
Reviewed by James F. McGrath

2014.06.38. Wheeler, St John and the Victorians

Michael Wheeler, St John and the Victorians
Reviewed by Judith Lieu

2014.06.37. Pietsch, Die Kultreform Josias

Michael Pietsch, Die Kultreform Josias: Studien zur Religionsgeschichte Israels in der späten Königszeit
Reviewed by Peter Porzig

2014.06.36. Körner and Jüngling, “…denn das ist der ganze Mensch”

Christoph Körner and Hans-Winfried Jüngling, eds., “…denn das ist der ganze Mensch”: Jüdische Feste: Kohelet, Ester, Hoheslied, Rut, Klagelieder
Reviewed by Andreas Lehnardt

2014.06.35. Kaniuth et al., Tempel im Alten Orient

Kai Kaniuth et al., eds., Tempel im Alten Orient
Reviewed by Jason M. Silverman

2014.06.34. Haya-Prats, Empowered Believers

Gonzalo Haya-Prats; Paul Elbert, ed., Empowered Believers: The Holy Spirit in the Book of Acts
Reviewed by Ron Clark

2014.06.33. Garský, Das Wirken Jesu in Galiläa bei Johannes

Zbyněk Garský, Das Wirken Jesu in Galiläa bei Johannes: Eine strukturale Analyse der Intertextualität des vierten Evangeliums mit den Synoptikern
Reviewed by Jeffrey M. Tripp

2014.06.32. Enns, The Evolution of Adam

Peter Enns, The Evolution of Adam: What the Bible Does and Doesn’t Say about Human Origins
Reviewed by Paul Korchin

2014.06.31. Ehrman and Holmes, The Text of the New Testament in Contemporary Research

Bart D. Ehrman and Michael W. Holmes, eds., The Text of the New Testament in Contemporary Research: Essays on the Status Quaestionis
Reviewed by Larry W. Hurtado

2014.06.30. Czachesz, The Grotesque Body in Early Christian Discourse

István Czachesz, The Grotesque Body in Early Christian Discourse: Hell, Scatology and Metamorphosis
Reviewed by Jesse Rainbow

2014.06.29. Bynum, The Fourth Gospel and the Scriptures

Wm. Randolph Bynum, The Fourth Gospel and the Scriptures: Illuminating the Form and Meaning of Scriptural Citation in John 19:37
Reviewed by Justin Langford

2014.06.28. Paget and Schaper, The New Cambridge History of the Bible: From the Beginnings to 600

James Carleton Paget and Joachim Schaper, eds., The New Cambridge History of the Bible: From the Beginnings to 600
Reviewed by J. Christopher Edwards

2014.06.27. Morla, Los manuscritos hebreos de Ben Sira

Víctor Morla, Los manuscritos hebreos de Ben Sira: Traducción y notas
Reviewed by Nuria Calduch-Benages

2014.06.26. Loader, Making Sense of Sex

William Loader, Making Sense of Sex: Attitudes Towards Sexuality in Early Jewish and Christian Literature
Reviewed by Michael Rosenberg

2014.06.25. Kalimi, Jewish Bible Theology

Isaac Kalimi, ed., Jewish Bible Theology: Perspectives and Case Studies
Reviewed by Ginny Brewer-Boydston

2014.06.24. Jensen, Baptismal Imagery in Early Christianity

Robin M. Jensen, Baptismal Imagery in Early Christianity: Ritual, Visual, and Theological Dimensions
Reviewed by Denis Fortin

2014.06.23. Halivni, The Formation of the Babylonian Talmud

David Weiss Halivni, The Formation of the Babylonian Talmud
Reviewed by Joshua Ezra Burns

2014.06.22. Goodman, Yearning for You

William Goodman, Yearning for You: Psalms and the Song of Songs in Conversation with Rock and Worship Songs
Reviewed by T. Michael W. Halcomb

2014.06.21. Flint, The Dead Sea Scrolls

Peter W. Flint, The Dead Sea Scrolls
Reviewed by George J. Brooke

2014.06.20. Elwell and Yarbrough, Encountering the New Testament

Walter A. Elwell and Robert W. Yarbrough, Encountering the New Testament: A Historical and Theological Survey
Reviewed by Abson Joseph

2014.06.19. Arbel, Forming Femininity in Antiquity

Vita Daphna Arbel, Forming Femininity in Antiquity: Eve, Gender, and Ideologies in the Greek Life of Adam and Eve
Reviewed by F. Scott Spencer

2014.06.18. Vander Stichele and Pyper, Text, Image, and Otherness in Children’s Bibles

Caroline Vander Stichele and Hugh S. Pyper, eds., Text, Image, and Otherness in Children’s Bibles: What Is in the Picture?
Reviewed by David R. Jackson

2014.06.17. Thompson, Biblical Narrative and Palestine’s History

Thomas L. Thompson, Biblical Narrative and Palestine’s History: Changing Perspectives 2
Reviewed by Ralph K. Hawkins

2014.06.16. Stegemann, Der Römerbrief

Ekkehard W. Stegemann; Christina Tuor and Peter Wick, eds., Der Römerbrief: Brennpunkte der Rezeption
Reviewed by Oda Wischmeyer

2014.06.15. Schuller and Newsom, The Hodayot (Thanksgiving Psalms)

Eileen M. Schuller and Carol A. Newsom, The Hodayot (Thanksgiving Psalms): A Study Edition of 1QHa
Reviewed by Philippus J. Botha

2014.06.14. Green and McDonald, The World of the New Testament

Joel B. Green and Lee Martin McDonald, eds., The World of the New Testament: Cultural, Social, and Historical Contexts
Reviewed by John J. Pilch

2014.06.13. Milinovich, Beyond What Is Written

Timothy Milinovich, Beyond What Is Written: The Performative Structure of 1 Corinthians
Reviewed by Matthew R. Malcolm

2014.06.12. Middlemas, Clines, and Holt, The Centre and the Periphery

Jill Middlemas, David J. A. Clines, and Else K. Holt, eds., The Centre and the Periphery: A European Tribute to Walter Brueggemann
Reviewed by Chadwick Eggleston

2014.06.11. Longenecker, Hearing the Silence

Bruce W. Longenecker, Hearing the Silence: Jesus on the Edge and God in the Gap—Luke 4 in Narrative Perspective
Reviewed by Dieter T. Roth

2014.06.10. Labendz, Socratic Torah

Jenny R. Labendz, Socratic Torah: Non-Jews in Rabbinic Intellectual Culture
Reviewed by Joshua Schwartz

2014.06.09. Frigge, Beginning Biblical Studies

Marielle Frigge, Beginning Biblical Studies
Reviewed by Markus Lang

2014.05.26. Schüssler, Das koptisch-sahidische Johannesvangelium sa 506

Karlheinz Schüssler, Das koptisch-sahidische Johannesvangelium sa 506 aus dem Jeremia-Kloster von Sakkara: Mit Textvarianten der Handschriften in Barcelona, Cairo, Dublin, Naqlun, New York
Reviewed by Johanna Brankaer


2014.05.25. Rochester, Prophetic Ministry in Jeremiah and Ezekiel

Kathleen M. Rochester, Prophetic Ministry in Jeremiah and Ezekiel
Reviewed by Georg Fischer

2014.05.24. Oleson, Humayma Excavation Project, I

John Oleson, Humayma Excavation Project, I: Resources, History and the Water-Supply System
Reviewed by Anne Lykke

2014.05.23. Malcolm, The World of 1 Corinthians

Matthew R. Malcolm, The World of 1 Corinthians: An Exegetical Source Book of Literary and Visual Backgrounds
Reviewed by Bradley J. Bitner

2014.05.22. Lozada Jr. and Carey, Soundings in Cultural Criticism

Francisco Lozada Jr. and Greg Carey, eds., Soundings in Cultural Criticism: Perspectives and Methods in Culture, Power, and Identity in the New Testament
Reviewed by Earl Kellett

2014.05.21. Gesundheit, Three Times a Year

Shimon Gesundheit, Three Times a Year: Studies on Festival Legislation in the Pentateuch
Reviewed by William A. Tooman

2014.05.20. Erasmus, VI-4 Ordinis sexti tomus quartus

Desiderius Erasmus; Andrew J. Brown, ed., VI-4 Ordinis sexti tomus quartus: Novum Testamentum ab Erasmo Recognitum, IV, Epistolae Apostolicae (secunda pars) et Apocalypsis Iohannis
Reviewed by Jerome A. Lund

2014.05.19. Dempsey and Shapiro, Reading the Bible, Transforming Conflict

Carol J. Dempsey and Elayne J. Shapiro, Reading the Bible, Transforming Conflict
Reviewed by Joel Stephen William