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

2015.03.24. Wright, Pauline Perspectives

N. T. Wright, Pauline Perspectives: Essays on Paul, 1978–2013
Reviewed by Russell Morton

2015.03.23. Segal, A New Psalm

Benjamin J. Segal, A New Psalm: The Psalms as Literature
Reviewed by Hallvard Hagelia

2015.03.22. Martínez, The Question of John the Baptist and Jesus’ Indictment of the Religious Leaders

Roberto Martínez, The Question of John the Baptist and Jesus’ Indictment of the Religious Leaders: A Critical Analysis of Luke 7:18–35
Reviewed by Brian C. Dennert
Reviewed by Bart J. Koet

2015.03.21. Long, Jesus the Bridegroom

Phillip J. Long, Jesus the Bridegroom: The Origin of the Eschatological Feast as a Wedding Banquet in the Synoptic Gospels
Reviewed by Marianne Blickenstaff

2015.03.20. Katos, Palladius of Helenopolis

Demetrios S. Katos, Palladius of Helenopolis: The Origenist Advocate
Reviewed by Jon F. Dechow

2015.03.19. Hunt, Tolmie, and Zimmermann, Character Studies in the Fourth Gospel

Steven A. Hunt, D. Francois Tolmie, and Ruben Zimmermann, eds., Character Studies in the Fourth Gospel: Narrative Approaches to Seventy Figures in John
Reviewed by Craig R. Koester

2015.03.18. Goldingay, Isaiah 56-66

John Goldingay, Isaiah 56-66: Introduction, Text, and Commentary
Reviewed by Johanna Erzberger

2015.03.17. Daniels, Gossiping Jesus

John W. Daniels Jr., Gossiping Jesus: The Oral Processing of Jesus in John’s Gospel
Reviewed by Peter J. Judge

2015.03.16. Chisholm, A Commentary on Judges and Ruth

Robert B. Chisholm Jr., A Commentary on Judges and Ruth
Reviewed by Mark E. Biddle

2013.03.15. Way, Donkeys in the Biblical World

Kenneth C. Way, Donkeys in the Biblical World: Ceremony and Symbol
Reviewed by Brent Strawn

2013.03.14. Pearce, The Words of Moses

Sarah J. K. Pearce, The Words of Moses: Studies in the Reception of Deuteronomy in the Second Temple Period
Reviewed by Sven Petry

2013.03.13. McKnight and Modica, Jesus Is Lord, Caesar Is Not

Scot McKnight and Joseph B. Modica, eds., Jesus Is Lord, Caesar Is Not: Evaluating Empire in New Testament Studies
Reviewed by Russell Morton

2013.03.12. Long, The Sacrifice of Isaac

Siobhan Dowling Long, The Sacrifice of Isaac: The Reception of a Biblical Story in Music
Reviewed by Deborah W. Rooke

2013.03.11. Litwa, Iesus Deus

M. David Litwa, Iesus Deus: The Early Christian Depiction of Jesus as a Mediterranean God
Reviewed by Joseph Verheyden

2013.03.10. Leander, Discourses of Empire

Hans Leander, Discourses of Empire: The Gospel of Mark from a Postcolonial Perspective
Reviewed by Angela N. Parker

2013.03.09. Huehnergard, An Introduction to Ugaritic

John Huehnergard, An Introduction to Ugaritic
Reviewed by Philip C. Schmitz

2013.03.08. Hatina, New Testament Theology and Its Quest for Relevance

Thomas R. Hatina, New Testament Theology and Its Quest for Relevance: Ancient Texts and Modern Readers
Reviewed by Gary M. Burge

2013.03.07. Harrington, Reading Mark for the First Time

Wilfred J. Harrington, Reading Mark for the First Time
Reviewed by Jeff Jay

2013.03.06. Geis, Exegesis and the Synoptics

Robert Geis, Exegesis and the Synoptics
Reviewed by Jeffrey Paul García

2013.03.05. Dell, Interpreting Ecclesiastes

Katharine J. Dell, Interpreting Ecclesiastes: Readers Old and New
Reviewed by Mark Sneed

2013.03.04. Brueggemann, Reality, Grief, Hope

Walter Brueggemann, Reality, Grief, Hope: Three Urgent Prophetic Tasks
Reviewed by LeAnn Snow Flesher

2013.03.03. Bodner, Elisha’s Profile in the Book of Kings

Keith Bodner, Elisha’s Profile in the Book of Kings: The Double Agent
Reviewed by Gerhard Karner

2013.03.02. Beckman, Bryce, and Cline, The Ahhiyawa Texts

Gary M. Beckman, Trevor R. Bryce, and Eric H. Cline, The Ahhiyawa Texts
Reviewed by Aren M. Maeir

2013.03.01. Artus, Loi et Justice dans la Littérature du Proche-Orient ancien

Olivier Artus, Loi et Justice dans la Littérature du Proche-Orient ancien
Reviewed by Michael S. Moore

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