2015.04.44. Wellhausen; Smend, Briefe

Julius Wellhausen; Rudolf Smend, ed., Briefe
Reviewed by James Alfred Loader

2015.04.43. Viands, I Will Surely Multiply Your Offspring

Jamie Viands, I Will Surely Multiply Your Offspring: An Old Testament Theology of the Blessing of Progeny with Special Attention to the Latter Prophets
Reviewed by Marvin A. Sweeney

2015.04.42. Spivey, Smith, and Black, Anatomy of the New Testament

Robert A. Spivey, D. Moody Smith, and C. Clifton Black, Anatomy of the New Testament: A Guide to Its Structure and Meaning
Reviewed by Brian C. Small

2015.04.41. Ross, A Commentary on the Psalms: 42–89

Allen P. Ross, A Commentary on the Psalms: 42–89
Reviewed by Christine Jones

2015.04.40. Pérez Fernández and Ruiz Morell, El Beso de Dios

Miguel Pérez Fernández and Olga Ruiz Morell, El Beso de Dios: Midrás de la Muerte de Moisés. Edición bilingüe hebreo-español y comentario
Reviewed by Francisco García-Treto

2015.04.39. Muller, Pakkala, and ter Haar Romeny, Evidence of Editing

Reinhard Muller, Juha Pakkala, and Bas ter Haar Romeny, Evidence of Editing: Growth and Change of Texts in the Hebrew Bible
Reviewed by John F. Quant

2015.04.38. Morgan, Encountering Images of Spiritual Transformation

James M. Morgan, Encountering Images of Spiritual Transformation: The Thoroughfare Motif within the Plot of Luke-Acts
Reviewed by Jean-François Racine

2015.04.37. Moo, Galatians

Douglas J. Moo, Galatians
Reviewed by Richard Manly Adams Jr.
Reviewed by Roy E. Ciampa

2015.04.36. McConville, Joshua

J. Gordon McConville, Joshua: Crossing Divides
Reviewed by Trent C. Butler

2015.04.35. MacDonald, Herr, Quaintance, Clark, and Macdonald, The Ayl to Ras an-Naqab Archaeological Survey

Burton MacDonald, Larry G. Herr, D. Scott Quaintance, Geoffrey A. Clark, and Michael C. A. Macdonald, The Ayl to Ras an-Naqab Archaeological Survey, Southern Jordan 2005–2007
Reviewed by Ralph K. Hawkins

2015.04.34. Low, The Bible, Gender, and Reception History

Katherine Low, The Bible, Gender, and Reception History: The Case of Job’s Wife
Reviewed by Jordan M. Scheetz

2015.04.33. Koepf-Taylor, Give Me Children or I Shall Die

Laurel W. Koepf-Taylor, Give Me Children or I Shall Die: Children and Communal Survival in Biblical Literature
Reviewed by Jason A. Riley

2015.04.32. Kanagaraj, John

Jey J. Kanagaraj, John
Reviewed by Jo-Ann Brant

2015.04.31. Hodge, Revisiting the Days of Genesis

B. C. Hodge, Revisiting the Days of Genesis: A Study of the Use of Time in Genesis 1–11 in Light of Its Ancient Near Eastern and Literary Context
Reviewed by Jeffery M. Leonard

2015.04.30. Crislip, Thorns in the Flesh

Andrew Crislip, Thorns in the Flesh: Illness and Sanctity in Late Ancient Christianity
Reviewed by John J. Pilch

2015.04.29. Collins, Accompanied by a Believing Wife

Raymond F. Collins, Accompanied by a Believing Wife: Ministry and Celibacy in the Earliest Christian Communities
Reviewed by William R. G. Loader

2015.04.28. Chancey, Meyers, and Meyers, The Bible in the Public Square

Mark A. Chancey, Carol Meyers, and Eric M. Meyers, eds., The Bible in the Public Square: Its Enduring Influence in American Life
Reviewed by Randall Balmer

2015.04.27. Arnold, Introduction to the Old Testament

Bill T. Arnold, Introduction to the Old Testament
Reviewed by David W. Baker
Reviewed by Anselm C. Hagedorn

2015.04.26. Subash, The Dreams of Matthew 1:18–2:23

William J. Subash, The Dreams of Matthew 1:18–2:23: Tradition, Form, and Theological Investigation
Reviewed by Bart J. Koet

2015.04.25. Smith and Tyson, Acts and Christian Beginnings

Dennis E. Smith and Joseph B. Tyson, eds., Acts and Christian Beginnings: The Acts Seminar Report
Reviewed by Susana Funsten

2015.04.24. Schroeder, Deborah’s Daughters

Joy A. Schroeder, Deborah’s Daughters: Gender Politics and Biblical Interpretation
Reviewed by Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer

2015.04.23. Moloney, The Resurrection of the Messiah

Francis J. Moloney, The Resurrection of the Messiah: A Narrative Commentary on the Resurrection Accounts in the Four Gospels
Reviewed by Richard I. Pervo

2015.04.22. Mohrlang, Paul and His Life-Transforming Theology

Roger Mohrlang, Paul and His Life-Transforming Theology: A Concise Introduction
Reviewed by Bas van Os

2015.04.21. Moberly, Old Testament Theology

R. W. L. Moberly, Old Testament Theology: Reading the Hebrew Bible as Christian Scripture
Reviewed by Trent C. Butler
Reviewed by Wilhelm J. Wessels

2015.04.20. McKenzie and Kaltner, New Meanings for Ancient Texts

Steven L. McKenzie and John Kaltner, eds., New Meanings for Ancient Texts: Recent Approaches to Biblical Criticism and Their Applications
Reviewed by Emmanuel Nathan

2015.04.19. Hart, Taking Jesus at His Word

Addison Hodges Hart, Taking Jesus at His Word: What Jesus Really Said in the Sermon on the Mount
Reviewed by Joshua Chatraw

2015.04.18. Ghantous, The Elijah-Hazael Paradigm and the Kingdom of Israel

Hadi Ghantous, The Elijah-Hazael Paradigm and the Kingdom of Israel: The Politics of God in Ancient Syria-Palestine
Reviewed by Aren M. Maeir

2015.04.17. Fritz, The Emergence of Israel in the Twelfth and Eleventh Centuries B.C.E.

Volkmar Fritz, The Emergence of Israel in the Twelfth and Eleventh Centuries B.C.E.
Reviewed by Lester L. Grabbe

2015.04.16. Calduch-Benages, Wisdom for Life

Nuria Calduch-Benages, ed., Wisdom for Life: Essays Offered to Honor Prof. Maurice Gilbert, SJ, on the Occasion of His Eightieth Birthday
Reviewed by Katharine Dell

2015.04.15. Buss, Toward Understanding the Hebrew Canon

Martin J. Buss, Toward Understanding the Hebrew Canon: A Form-Critical Approach
Reviewed by Colin Toffelmire

2015.04.14. Brown, Wisdom’s Wonder

William P. Brown, Wisdom’s Wonder: Character, Creation, and Crisis in the Bible’s Wisdom Literature
Reviewed by James Alfred Loader

2015.04.13. Berlejung, Dietrich, and Quack, Menschenbilder und Körperkonzepte im Alten Israel, in Ägypten und im Alten Orient

Angelika Berlejung, Jan Dietrich, and Joachim Friedrich Quack, eds., Menschenbilder und Körperkonzepte im Alten Israel, in Ägypten und im Alten Orient
Reviewed by Mark W. Hamilton

2015.04.12. Stern, The Material Culture of the Northern Sea Peoples in Israel

Ephraim Stern, The Material Culture of the Northern Sea Peoples in Israel
Reviewed by Raz Kletter

2015.04.11. Price, The Amazing Colossal Apostle

Robert M. Price, The Amazing Colossal Apostle: The Search for the Historical Paul
Reviewed by Corneliu Constantineanu
Reviewed by Glenn E. Snyder

2015.04.10. Poser, Das Ezechielbuch als Trauma-Literatur

Ruth Poser, Das Ezechielbuch als Trauma-Literatur
Reviewed by Michael S. Moore

2015.04.09. Murphy, Kids and Kingdom

A. James Murphy, Kids and Kingdom: The Precarious Presence of Children in the Synoptic Gospels
Reviewed by Marianne Blickenstaff

2015.04.08. Kurz, Acts of the Apostles

William S. Kurz, Acts of the Apostles
Reviewed by Thomas E. Phillips
Reviewed by Troy M. Troftgruben

2015.04.07. Hiers, Women’s Rights and the Bible

Richard H. Hiers, Women’s Rights and the Bible: Implications for Christian Ethics and Social Policy
Reviewed by L. Juliana Claassens

2015.04.06. Green, Jeremiah and God’s Plans of Well-Being

Barbara Green, Jeremiah and God’s Plans of Well-Being
Reviewed by Lissa M. Wray Beal

2015.04.05. Gaventa, ed., Apocalyptic Paul

Beverly Roberts Gaventa, ed., Apocalyptic Paul: Cosmos and Anthropos in Romans 5–8
Reviewed by Timothy Gombis

2015.04.04. Burns, Romans

J. Patout Burns Jr., Romans: Interpreted by Early Christian Commentators
Reviewed by Daniel Patte
Reviewed by Adam Ployd

2015.04.03. Burke and Rosner, Paul as Missionary

Trevor J. Burke and Brian S. Rosner, eds., Paul as Missionary: Identity, Activity, Theology, and Practice
Reviewed by Ronald R. Clark

2015.04.02. de Bruin, Isaiah 1–12 as Written and Read in Antiquity

Wim M. de Bruin, Isaiah 1–12 as Written and Read in Antiquity
Reviewed by Ibolya Balla

2015.04.01. Benyamini, Narcissist Universalism

Itzhak Benyamini, Narcissist Universalism: A Psychoanalytic Reading of Paul’s Epistles
Reviewed by Kari Syreeni

2015.03.53. Song, In the Beginning Were Stories, Not Texts

C. S. Song, In the Beginning Were Stories, Not Texts: Story Theology
Reviewed by Michelle J. Morris

2015.03.52. Sánchez Navarro, Escudriñar las Escrituras

Luis Sánchez Navarro, Escudriñar las Escrituras: Verbum Domini y la interpretación bíblica
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2015.03.51. Painter and deSilva, James and Jude

John Painter and David A. deSilva, James and Jude
Reviewed by Darian Lockett

2015.03.50. Nienhuis and Wall, Reading the Epistles of James, Peter, John and Jude as Scripture

David R. Nienhuis and Robert W. Wall, Reading the Epistles of James, Peter, John and Jude as Scripture: The Shaping and Shape of a Canonical Collection
Reviewed by John Kloppenborg

2015.03.49. Marks, First Came Marriage

Susan Marks, First Came Marriage: The Rabbinic Appropriation of Early Jewish Wedding Ritual
Reviewed by Joshua Schwartz

2015.03.48. Marcus, Scribal Wit

David Marcus, Scribal Wit: Aramaic Mnemonics in the Leningrad Codex
Reviewed by Christopher Dost

2015.03.47. Jacobus, de Hemmer Gudme, and Guillaume, Studies on Magic and Divination in the Biblical World

Helen R. Jacobus, Anne Katrine de Hemmer Gudme, and Philippe Guillaume, eds., Studies on Magic and Divination in the Biblical World
Reviewed by Craig A. Evans

2015.03.46. Greer, Dinner at Dan

Jonathan S. Greer, Dinner at Dan: Biblical and Archaeological Evidence for Sacred Feasts at Iron Age II Tel Dan and Their Significance
Reviewed by Aren M. Maeir

2015.03.45. Gagné and Racine, En marge du canon

André Gagné and Jean-François Racine, eds., En marge du canon: Études sur les écrits apocryphes juifs et chrétiens
Reviewed by Edmon L. Gallagher

2015.03.44. Fiensy and Hawkins, The Galilean Economy in the Time of Jesus

David A. Fiensy and Ralph K. Hawkins, eds., The Galilean Economy in the Time of Jesus
Reviewed by Ulrich Busse
Reviewed by Sarah E. Rollens

2015.03.43. von Ehrenkrook, Sculpting Idolatry in Flavian Rome

Jason von Ehrenkrook, Sculpting Idolatry in Flavian Rome: (An)Iconic Rhetoric in the Writings of Flavius Josephus
Reviewed by Patrick McCullough

2015.03.42. Cook and Holmstedt, Beginning Biblical Hebrew

John A. Cook and Robert D. Holmstedt, Beginning Biblical Hebrew: A Grammar and Illustrated Reader
Reviewed by Bálint Károly Zabán

2015.03.41. Clements, Jerusalem and the Nations

Ronald E. Clements, Jerusalem and the Nations: Studies in the Book of Isaiah
Reviewed by Bo H. Lim

2015.03.40. Brand, Evil Within and Without

Miryam T. Brand, Evil Within and Without: The Source of Sin and Its Nature as Portrayed in Second Temple Literature
Reviewed by Rodney A. Werline

2015.03.39. Wagner, Reading the Sealed Book

J. Ross Wagner, Reading the Sealed Book: Old Greek Isaiah and the Problem of Septuagint Hermeneutics
Reviewed by Johann Cook

2015.03.38. Tsedaka and Sullivan, The Israelite Samaritan Version of the Torah

Benyamim Tsedaka and Sharon Sullivan, eds., The Israelite Samaritan Version of the Torah: First English Translation Compared with the Masoretic Version
Reviewed by James R. Blankenship

2015.03.37. Terian, Magnalia Dei

Abraham Terian, trans., Magnalia Dei: Biblical History in Epic Verse by Grigor Magistros
Reviewed by Adam Carter McCollum

2015.03.36. Swartz, The Signifying Creator

Michael D. Swartz, The Signifying Creator: Nontextual Sources of Meaning in Ancient Judaism
Reviewed by Joshua Schwartz

2015.03.35. Solevåg, Birthing Salvation

Anna Rebecca Solevåg, Birthing Salvation: Gender and Class in Early Christian Childbearing Discourse
Reviewed by Sarah E. Rollens

2015.03.34. Seitz, The Character of Christian Scripture

Christopher R. Seitz, The Character of Christian Scripture: The Significance of a Two-Testament Bible
Reviewed by Stephen J. Andrews

2015.03.33. Scurlock and Beal, Creation and Chaos

JoAnn Scurlock and Richard H. Beal, eds., Creation and Chaos: A Reconsideration of Hermann Gunkel’s Chaoskampf Hypothesis
Reviewed by Craig W. Tyson

2015.03.32. Moloney, Love in the Gospel of John

Francis J. Moloney, SDB, Love in the Gospel of John: An Exegetical, Theological, and Literary Study
Reviewed by Catrin H. Williams

2015.03.31. Marks, The English Bible, King James Version

Herbert Marks, ed., The English Bible, King James Version: The Old Testament
Reviewed by David G. Burke

2015.03.30. Levy, Krey, and Ryan, The Letter to the Romans

Ian Christopher Levy, Philip D. W. Krey, and Thomas Ryan, eds., The Letter to the Romans
Reviewed by Anders Runesson

2015.03.29. Jungbluth, Im Himmel und auf Erden

Rüdiger Jungbluth, Im Himmel und auf Erden: Dimensionen von Königsherrschaft im Alten Testament
Reviewed by Sven Petry

2015.03.28. Heim, Poetic Imagination in Proverbs

Knut Martin Heim, Poetic Imagination in Proverbs: Variant Repetitions and the Nature of Poetry
Reviewed by Bálint Károly Zabán

2015.03.27. Harrison and Dvorak, The New Testament Church

John Harrison and James D. Dvorak, eds., The New Testament Church: The Challenge of Developing Ecclesiologies
Reviewed by Robert Matthew Calhoun

2015.03.26. Fieger, Krispenz, and Lanckau, Wörterbuch alttestamentlicher Motive

Michael Fieger, Jutta Krispenz, and Jörg Lanckau, eds., Wörterbuch alttestamentlicher Motive
Reviewed by Trent Butler

2015.03.25. Damm, Ancient Rhetoric and the Synoptic Problem

Alex Damm, Ancient Rhetoric and the Synoptic Problem: Clarifying Markan Priority
Reviewed by C. Clifton Black