2017.07.33. Wu, Honor, Shame, and Guilt

Daniel Y. Wu, Honor, Shame, and Guilt: Social-Scientific Approaches to the Book of Ezekiel
Reviewed by Tobias Häner

2017.07.32. Phillips, The Samaritan Version of the Book of Numbers with Hebrew Variants

David Lee Phillips, The Samaritan Version of the Book of Numbers with Hebrew Variants: A Close Textual Study
Reviewed by Nathan R. Jastram

2017.07.31. Oakes, Galatians

Peter Oakes, Galatians
Reviewed by Bart J. Koet and Jaap F. van der Meij

2017.07.30. Nguyen, The Bible and Asian Culture

Dinh Anh Nhue Nguyen, ed., The Bible and Asian Culture: Reading the Word of God in Its Cultural Background and in the Vietnamese Context
Reviewed by Jione Havea

2017.07.29. Luckensmeyer and Allen, Studies of Religion and Politics in the Early Christian Centuries

David Luckensmeyer and Pauline Allen, eds., Studies of Religion and Politics in the Early Christian Centuries
Reviewed by Aaron Ricker

2017.07.28. Gruca-Macaulay, Lydia as a Rhetorical Construct in Acts

Alexandra Gruca-Macaulay, Lydia as a Rhetorical Construct in Acts
Reviewed by Marianne Blickenstaff

2017.07.27. Brown, The Days of Creation

Andrew J. Brown, The Days of Creation: A History of Christian Interpretation of Genesis 1:1–2:3
Reviewed by James F. McGrath

2017.07.26. Brotzman and Tully, Old Testament Textual Criticism

Ellis R. Brotzman and Eric J. Tully, Old Testament Textual Criticism: A Practical Introduction
Reviewed by Terry Giles

2017.07.25. Bird, The Gospel of the Lord

Michael F. Bird, The Gospel of the Lord: How the Early Church Wrote the Story of Jesus
Reviewed by Albert Lukaszewski
Reviewed by Youngju Kwon

2017.07.24. Uro, Ritual and Christian Beginnings

Risto Uro, Ritual and Christian Beginnings: A Socio-cognitive Analysis
Reviewed by Maria Karyakina

2017.07.23. Taylor, Jesus and Brian

Joan E. Taylor, ed., Jesus and Brian: Exploring the Historical Jesus and His Times via Monty Python’s Life of Brian
Reviewed by Brian LePort

2017.07.22. Seitz, Colossians

Christopher R. Seitz, Colossians
Reviewed by Devin L. White

2017.07.21. Oropeza, Exploring Second Corinthians

B. J. Oropeza, Exploring Second Corinthians: Death and Life, Hardship and Rivalry
Reviewed by Elliott C. Maloney, OSB
Reviewed by Adam White

2017.07.20. Miller, Between Israelite Religion and Old Testament Theology

Robert D. Miller II, ed., Between Israelite Religion and Old Testament Theology: Essays on Archaeology, History, and Hermeneutics
Reviewed by Ryan P. Bonfiglio

2017.07.19. Lundbom, Jeremiah: Prophet Like Moses

Jack R. Lundbom, Jeremiah: Prophet Like Moses
Reviewed by Samuel Hildebrandt

2017.07.18. Leuenberger, Segen

Martin Leuenberger, ed., Segen
Reviewed by Bob Becking

2017.07.17. Basser and Cohen, The Gospel of Matthew and Judaic Traditions

Herbert W. Basser with Marsha B. Cohen, The Gospel of Matthew and Judaic Traditions: A Relevance-based Commentary
Reviewed by Akiva Cohen

2017.07.16. Aland et al., The Greek New Testament with Dictionary

Barbara Aland, Kurt Aland, Johannes Karavidopoulos, Carlo M. Martini, and Bruce Metzger, eds., The Greek New Testament with Dictionary
Reviewed by Timothy A. Brookins

2017.07.15. Zewi, The Samaritan Version of Saadya Gaon’s Translation of the Pentateuch

Tamar Zewi, The Samaritan Version of Saadya Gaon’s Translation of the Pentateuch: Critical Edition and Study of MS London BL OR7562 and Related MSS
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2017.07.14. Yli-Karjanmaa, Reincarnation in Philo of Alexandria

Sami Yli-Karjanmaa, Reincarnation in Philo of Alexandria
Reviewed by Gregory E. Sterling

2017.07.13. Wolter, Paul: An Outline of His Theology

Michael Wolter, Paul: An Outline of His Theology
Reviewed by Matthew V. Novenson

2017.07.12. Tull and Lapsley, After Exegesis

Patricia K. Tull and Jacqueline E. Lapsley, eds., After Exegesis: Feminist Biblical Theology
Reviewed by Lisa W. Davison

2017.07.11. Stewart, The Original Bishops

Alistair C. Stewart, The Original Bishops: Office and Order in the First Christian Communities
Reviewed by David J. DeVore

2017.07.10. Pérez Gondar, Caín, Abel y la sangre de los justos

Diego Pérez Gondar, Caín, Abel y la sangre de los justos: Gn 4, 1–16 y su recepción en la Iglesia Primitiva
Reviewed by Susana de Sola Funsten

2017.07.09. Niesiołowski-Spanò, Goliath’s Legacy

Łukasz Niesiołowski-Spanò, Goliath’s Legacy: Philistines and Hebrews in Biblical Times
Reviewed by Carl S. Ehrlich

2017.07.08. Matties, Joshua

Gordon H. Matties, Joshua
Reviewed by Ryan P. Bonfiglio

2017.07.07. Leneman and Walfish, The Bible Retold by Jewish Artists, Writers, Composers and Filmmakers

Helen Leneman and Barry Dov Walfish, eds., The Bible Retold by Jewish Artists, Writers, Composers and Filmmakers
Reviewed by James F. McGrath

2017.07.06. Kok, The Gospel on the Margins

Michael J. Kok, The Gospel on the Margins: The Reception of Mark in the Second Century
Reviewed by Elizabeth Struthers Malbon

2017.07.05. Gowler, James through the Centuries

David Gowler, James through the Centuries
Reviewed by R. Alan Culpepper

2017.07.04. Gathercole, Defending Substitution

Simon Gathercole, Defending Substitution: An Essay on Atonement in Paul
Reviewed by Jarvis J. Williams

2017.07.03. Esposito, Jesus’ Meals with Pharisees and Their Liturgical Roots

Thomas Esposito, Jesus’ Meals with Pharisees and Their Liturgical Roots
Reviewed by Dennis E. Smith

2017.07.02. Coutsoumpos, Paul, Corinth, and the Roman Empire

Panayotis Coutsoumpos, Paul, Corinth, and the Roman Empire
Reviewed by H. H. Drake Williams III

2017.07.01. Chalmers, Interpreting the Prophets

Aaron Chalmers, Interpreting the Prophets: Reading, Understanding and Preaching from the Worlds of the Prophets
Reviewed by Samuel Hildebrandt

2017.06.24. Yamauchi and Wilson, Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical and Post-biblical Antiquity

Edwin M. Yamauchi and Marvin R. Wilson, Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical and Post-biblical Antiquity
Reviewed by Oded Borowski
Reviewed by Hennie Stander

2017.06.23. Winter, Divine Honours for the Caesars

Bruce W. Winter, Divine Honours for the Caesars: The First Christians’ Responses
Reviewed by Warren Carter

2017.06.22. Thomas and Macchia, Revelation

John Christopher Thomas and Frank D. Macchia, Revelation
Reviewed by Gregory Stevenson

2017.06.21. Robson, Deuteronomy 1–11

James E. Robson, Deuteronomy 1–11: A Handbook on the Hebrew Text
Reviewed by Leslie J. Hoppe, OFM

2017.06.20. Luther, Röder, and Schmidt, Wie Geschichten Geschichte schreiben

Susanne Luther, Jörg Röder, and Eckart Schmidt, eds., Wie Geschichten Geschichte schreiben: Frühchristliche Literatur zwischen Faktualität und Fiktionalität
Reviewed by Jonathon Lookadoo

2017.06.19. LaCocque, Jesus the Central Jew

Andre LaCocque, Jesus the Central Jew: His Times and His People
Reviewed by Tobias Hägerland

2017.06.18. Jacob, Reading Mary Alongside Indian Surrogate Mothers

Sharon Jacob, Reading Mary Alongside Indian Surrogate Mothers: Violent Love, Oppressive Liberation, and Infancy Narratives
Reviewed by Angela N. Parker

2017.06.17. Honigman, Tales of High Priests and Taxes

Sylvie Honigman, Tales of High Priests and Taxes: The Books of the Maccabees and the Judean Rebellion against Antiochos IV
Reviewed by Joshua Schwartz

2017.06.16. Gruenwald, Apocalyptic and Merkavah Mysticism

Ithamar Gruenwald, Apocalyptic and Merkavah Mysticism
Reviewed by Andrew R. Guffey

2017.06.15. Grabbe, Boccaccini, and Zurawski, The Seleucid and Hasmonean Periods and the Apocalyptic Worldview

Lester L. Grabbe, Gabriele Boccaccini, and Jason M. Zurawski, eds., The Seleucid and Hasmonean Periods and the Apocalyptic Worldview
Reviewed by G. Anthony Keddie

2017.06.14. Gosnell, The Ethical Vision of the Bible

Peter W. Gosnell, The Ethical Vision of the Bible: Learning Good from Knowing God
Reviewed by C. Fred Smith

2017.06.13. Fincati, The Medieval Revision of the Ambrosian Hexateuch

Mariachiara Fincati, The Medieval Revision of the Ambrosian Hexateuch: Critical Editing between Septuaginta and Hebraica Veritas in Ms. Ambrosianus A 147 inf.
Reviewed by Melvin K. H. Peters

2017.06.12. Douglas, Early Church Understandings of Jesus as the Female Divine

Sally Douglas, Early Church Understandings of Jesus as the Female Divine: The Scandal of the Scandal of Particularity
Reviewed by Jill E. Marshall

2017.06.11. Darden, Scripturalizing Revelation

Lynne St. Clair Darden, Scripturalizing Revelation: An African American Postcolonial Reading of Empire
Reviewed by Lynn Huber

2017.06.10. Carlson, The Text of Galatians and Its History

Stephen Carlson, The Text of Galatians and Its History
Reviewed by Akio Ito

2017.06.09. Stewart, Priests of My People

Bryan A. Stewart, Priests of My People: Levitical Paradigms for Early Christian Ministers
Reviewed by Richard S. Briggs

2017.06.08. Shinan and Zakovitch, From Gods to God

Avigdor Shinan and Yair Zakovitch, From Gods to God: How the Bible Debunked, Suppressed, or Changed Ancient Myths and Legends
Reviewed by Frederick E. Greenspahn

2017.06.07. Parsons, Luke

Mikeal C. Parsons, Luke
Reviewed by Joshua W. Jipp
Reviewed by Troy M. Troftgruben

2017.06.06. Olsen, Reading Matthew with Monks

Derek Olsen, Reading Matthew with Monks: Liturgical Interpretation in Anglo-Saxon England
Reviewed by Brian C. Dennert

2017.06.05. Hasselbalch, Meaning and Context in the Thanksgiving Hymns

Trine Bjornung Hasselbalch, Meaning and Context in the Thanksgiving Hymns: Linguistic and Rhetorical Perspectives on a Collection of Prayers from Qumran
Reviewed by Blake A. Jurgens

2017.06.04. Fuchs, Feminist Theory and the Bible

Esther Fuchs, Feminist Theory and the Bible: Interrogating the Sources
Reviewed by Lisa Davison

2017.06.03. Fox, Proverbs: An Eclectic Edition with Introduction and Textual Commentary

Michael V. Fox, Proverbs: An Eclectic Edition with Introduction and Textual Commentary
Reviewed by Richard Clifford

2017.06.02. Cheung, Wisdom Intoned

Simon Chi-Chung Cheung, Wisdom Intoned: A Reappraisal of the Genre ‘Wisdom Psalms’
Reviewed by Phil J. Botha

2017.06.01. Beers, The Followers of Jesus as the ‘Servant’

Holly Beers, The Followers of Jesus as the ‘Servant’: Luke’s Model from Isaiah for the Disciples in Luke-Acts
Reviewed by Phillip Long

2017.05.34. Yohanna, The Gospel of Mark in the Syriac Harklean Version

Samer Soreshow Yohanna, The Gospel of Mark in the Syriac Harklean Version: An Edition Based upon the Earliest Witnesses
Reviewed by Peter A. L. Hill

2017.05.33. Sumney, Paul: Apostle and Fellow Traveler

Jerry L. Sumney, Paul: Apostle and Fellow Traveler
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Cockrell

2017.05.32. Rodriguez, If You Call Yourself a Jew

Rafael Rodriguez, If You Call Yourself a Jew: Reappraising Paul’s Letter to the Romans
Reviewed by Philip Esler

2017.05.31. Penkower, Masorah and Text Criticism in the Early Modern Mediterranean

Jordan Penkower, Masorah and Text Criticism in the Early Modern Mediterranean: Moshe Ibn Zabara and Menahem de Lonzano
Reviewed by Ronald Hendel

2017.05.30. Konradt, Israel, Church, and the Gentiles in the Gospel of Matthew

Matthias Konradt, Israel, Church, and the Gentiles in the Gospel of Matthew
Reviewed by Wesley G. Olmstead

2017.05.29. Keel and Schroer, Creation

Othmar Keel and Silvia Schroer, Creation: Biblical Theologies in the Context of the Ancient Near East
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2017.05.28. Johnson, Reading David and Goliath in Greek and Hebrew

Benjamin J. M. Johnson, Reading David and Goliath in Greek and Hebrew: A Literary Approach
Reviewed by Randall X. Gauthier
Reviewed by Joseph McDonald

2017.05.27. Jobes and Silva, Invitation to the Septuagint

Karen H. Jobes and Moisés Silva, Invitation to the Septuagint
Reviewed by Andrea Ravasco

2017.05.26. Green, Conversion in Luke-Acts

Joel B. Green, Conversion in Luke-Acts: Divine Action, Human Cognition, and the People of God
Reviewed by Marianne Blickenstaff

2017.05.25. O’Brien, Micah

Julia M. O’Brien, Micah
Reviewed by Bob Becking

2017.05.24. Malina and Pilch, Social-Science Commentary on the Deutero-Pauline Letters

Bruce J. Malina and John J. Pilch, Social-Science Commentary on the Deutero-Pauline Letters
Reviewed by Maria Karyakina
Reviewed by Korinna Zamfir

2017.05.23. Malcolm, Paul and the Rhetoric of Reversal in 1 Corinthians

Matthew R. Malcolm, Paul and the Rhetoric of Reversal in 1 Corinthians: The Impact of Paul’s Gospel on His Macro-Rhetoric
Reviewed by Timothy J. Christian

2017.05.22. Liwak, Israel in der altorientalischen Welt

Rüdiger Liwak; Markus Witte and Dagmar Pruin, eds., Israel in der altorientalischen Welt: Gesammelte Studien zur Kultur- und Religionsgeschichte des antiken Israel
Reviewed by Jeremy M. Hutton

2017.05.21. Lessing, Isaiah 56–66

R. Reed Lessing, Isaiah 56–66
Reviewed by Dominic S. Irudayaraj

2017.05.20. Kuhn, The Kingdom according to Luke and Acts

Karl Allen Kuhn, The Kingdom according to Luke and Acts: A Social, Literary, and Theological Introduction
Reviewed by Frank E. Dicken

2017.05.19. Jauss, Der liebebedürftige Gott und die gottbedürftige Liebe des Menschen

Hannelore Jauss, Der liebebedürftige Gott und die gottbedürftige Liebe des Menschen: Ursprung und Funktion der Rede von der Liebe des Menschen zu Gott als alttestamtentlicher Beitrag zur Gotteslehre
Reviewed by Michael S. Moore

2017.05.18. Henrichs-Tarasenkova, Luke’s Christology of Divine Identity

Nina Henrichs-Tarasenkova, Luke’s Christology of Divine Identity
Reviewed by James F. McGrath

2017.05.17. Collins, The Apocalyptic Imagination

John J. Collins, The Apocalyptic Imagination: An Introduction to Jewish Apocalyptic Literature
Reviewed by Marvin A. Sweeney