2017.04.33. van der Watt, ed., The Quest for the Real Jesus

Jan van der Watt, ed., The Quest for the Real Jesus: Radboud Prestige Lectures by Prof. Dr. Michael Wolter
Reviewed by Stephan Witetschek

2017.04.32. Scholz and Andiñach, La Violencia and the Hebrew Bible

Susanne Scholz and Pablo R. Andiñach, eds., La Violencia and the Hebrew Bible: The Politics and Histories of Biblical Hermeneutics on the American Continent
Reviewed by Hector Avalos
Reviewed by Brandon Grafius

2017.04.31. Mollo, An Intratextual Analysis of the Mirroring Birth Stories of Samson and Samuel

Paola Mollo, An Intratextual Analysis of the Mirroring Birth Stories of Samson and Samuel: Explaining the Narrative Logic of Literary Montage
Reviewed by Catherine Lewis-Smith

2017.04.30. McKendrick, Parker, Myshrall, and O’Hogan, Codex Sinaiticus

Scot McKendrick, David Parker, Amy Myshrall, and Cillian O’Hogan, eds., Codex Sinaiticus: New Perspectives on the Ancient Biblical Manuscript
Reviewed by S. Matthew Solomon

2017.04.29. Macchi, Le livre d’Esther

Jean-Daniel Macchi, Le livre d’Esther
Reviewed by Kristin De Troyer

2017.04.28. George, The Metaphor of Shepherd in the Gospel of Mark

Jogy Cheruvathoor George, The Metaphor of Shepherd in the Gospel of Mark
Reviewed by Wayne Baxter

2017.04.27. Gathercole, Defending Substitution

Simon Gathercole, Defending Substitution: An Essay on Atonement in Paul
Reviewed by Don Garlington

2017.04.26. Finsterbusch and Lange, Texts and Contexts of Jeremiah

Karin Finsterbusch and Armin Lange, eds., Texts and Contexts of Jeremiah: The Exegesis of Jeremiah 1 and 10 in Light of Text and Reception History
Reviewed by Marvin A. Sweeney

2017.04.25. Childers and Kiraz, The Antioch Bible: The Gospel of Luke according to the Syriac Peshitta

Jeff W. Childers, trans.; George A. Kiraz, ed., The Antioch Bible: The Gospel of Luke according to the Syriac Peshitta Version with English Translation (Syriac Edition)
Reviewed by David A. Smith

2017.04.24. Yona, The Many Faces of Repetition

Shamir Yona, The Many Faces of Repetition: Basic Patterns of Repetition in Construct-State Expressions in Biblical, Post-biblical and Ancient Eastern Rhetoric [Hebrew]
Reviewed by Jerome A. Lund

2017.04.23. Wall and Nienhuis, A Compact Guide to the Whole Bible

Robert W. Wall and David R. Nienhuis, eds., A Compact Guide to the Whole Bible: Learning to Read Scripture’s Story
Reviewed by Lilly (SJ) Nortje-Meyer

2017.04.22. de Looijer, The Qumran Paradigm

Gwynned de Looijer, The Qumran Paradigm: Critical Evaluation of Some Foundational Hypotheses in the Construction of the Qumran Sect
Reviewed by Jutta Leonhardt-Balzer

2017.04.21. Larsen, The Gospel of John as Genre Mosaic

Kasper Bro Larsen, The Gospel of John as Genre Mosaic
Reviewed by D. A. Carson

2017.04.20. Kiilunen and Nikki, Alfasta oomegaan

Jarmo Kiilunen and Nina Nikki, Alfasta oomegaan: Uuden testamentin kreikan tukipaketti
Reviewed by Paavo Tucker

2017.04.19. Hauge and Pitts, Ancient Education and Early Christianity

Matthew Ryan Hauge and Andrew W. Pitts, eds., Ancient Education and Early Christianity
Reviewed by Alex Damm

2017.04.18. Gundry, Peter

Robert H. Gundry, Peter: False Disciple and Apostate according to Saint Matthew
Reviewed by Marius J. Nel

2017.04.17. Gabrielson, Paul’s Non-violent Gospel

Jeremy Gabrielson, Paul’s Non-violent Gospel: The Theological Politics of Peace in Paul’s Life and Letters
Reviewed by Thomas P. Nelligan

2017.04.16. Cooper and Lohrmann, 1–2 Samuel, 1–2 Kings, 1–2 Chronicles

Derek Cooper and Martin J. Lohrmann, eds., 1–2 Samuel, 1–2 Kings, 1–2 Chronicles
Reviewed by John Herbst

2017.04.15. Burridge, Four Gospels, One Jesus?

Richard A. Burridge, Four Gospels, One Jesus? A Symbolic Reading
Reviewed by Matthew C. Baldwin

2017.04.14. Tov, Textual Criticism of the Hebrew Bible, Qumran, Septuagint 3

Emanuel Tov, Textual Criticism of the Hebrew Bible, Qumran, Septuagint: Collected Essays, Volume 3
Reviewed by Randall X. Gauthier

2017.04.13. Roth, The Text of Marcion’s Gospel

Dieter T. Roth, The Text of Marcion’s Gospel
Reviewed by Hugh Houghton

2017.04.12. Martín-Contreras and Miralles-Maciá, The Text of the Hebrew Bible

Elvira Martín-Contreras and Lorena Miralles-Maciá, eds., The Text of the Hebrew Bible: From the Rabbis to the Masoretes
Reviewed by James R. Blankenship

2017.04.11. Mann, The Book of the Torah

Thomas W. Mann, The Book of the Torah
Reviewed by Cody Eklov

2017.04.10. Joseph, The Nonviolent Messiah

Simon J. Joseph, The Nonviolent Messiah: Jesus, Q, and the Enochic Tradition
Reviewed by Blake A. Jurgens

2017.04.09. Hornsby and Guest, Transgender, Intersex, and Biblical Interpretation

Teresa J. Hornsby and Deryn Guest, Transgender, Intersex, and Biblical Interpretation
Reviewed by Jo Henderson-Merrygold

2017.04.08. Horn, Anfänge, die Geschichte schrieben

Hieronymus Horn, Anfänge, die Geschichte schrieben: Das Buch Genesis (1–11) neu kommentiert
Reviewed by Matthias Millard

2017.04.07. Holmstedt, The Relative Clause in Biblical Hebrew

Robert D. Holmstedt, The Relative Clause in Biblical Hebrew
Reviewed by Frank H. Polak

2017.04.06. Holmes, The Fathers on the Sunday Gospels

Stephen Mark Holmes, ed., The Fathers on the Sunday Gospels
Reviewed by Jennifer S. Wyant

2017.04.05. Hagerland, Jesus and the Scriptures

Tobias Hagerland, Jesus and the Scriptures: Problems, Passages and Patterns
Reviewed by John C. Poirier

2017.04.04. DeRouchie, Gile, and Turner, For Our Good Always

Jason S. DeRouchie, Jason Gile, and Kenneth J. Turner, eds., For Our Good Always: Studies on the Message and Influence of Deuteronomy in Honor of Daniel I. Block
Reviewed by Jeffrey G. Audirsch

2017.04.03. Davies, Numbers: The Road to Freedom

Eryl Davies, Numbers: The Road to Freedom
Reviewed by David Frankel

2017.04.02. Carey, Apocalyptic Literature in the New Testament

Greg Carey, Apocalyptic Literature in the New Testament
Reviewed by David L. Barr
Reviewed by David A. Sánchez

2017.04.01. Callan, Acknowledging the Divine Benefactor

Terrance Callan, Acknowledging the Divine Benefactor: The Second Letter of Peter
Reviewed by Michael F. Bird

2017.03.41. Wright, Jesus the Storyteller

Stephen I. Wright, Jesus the Storyteller
Reviewed by Marianne Blickenstaff

2017.03.40. Walker, Gospels, Jesus, and Christian Origins

William O. Walker, Gospels, Jesus, and Christian Origins
Reviewed by J. Andrew Doole

2017.03.39. Vidas, Tradition and the Formation of the Talmud

Moulie Vidas, Tradition and the Formation of the Talmud
Reviewed by Joshua Schwartz

2017.03.38. Tam, Apprehension of Jesus in the Gospel of John

Josaphat C. Tam, Apprehension of Jesus in the Gospel of John
Reviewed by Deolito Vender Vistar Jr.

2017.03.37. Owens, As It Was in the Beginning

Mark D. Owens, As It Was in the Beginning: An Intertextual Analysis of New Creation in Galatians, 2 Corinthians, and Ephesians
Reviewed by Karl-Wilhelm Niebuhr

2017.03.36. McConville and Pietersen, Conception, Reception, and the Spirit

J. Gordon McConville and Lloyd K. Pietersen, eds., Conception, Reception, and the Spirit: Essays in Honor of Andrew T. Lincoln
Reviewed by Joseph Azize

2017.03.35. Matusova, The Meaning of the Letter of Aristeas

Ekaterina Matusova, The Meaning of the Letter of Aristeas: In Light of Biblical Interpretation and Grammatical Tradition, and with Reference to Its Historical Context
Reviewed by Sean A. Adams

2017.03.34. Lam, Patterns of Sin in the Hebrew Bible

Joseph Lam, Patterns of Sin in the Hebrew Bible: Metaphor, Culture, and the Making of a Religious Concept
Reviewed by Ryan P. Bonfiglio

2017.03.33. Fabisiak, The “Nocturnal Side of Science” in David Friedrich Strauss’s Life of Jesus Critically Examined

Thomas Fabisiak, The “Nocturnal Side of Science” in David Friedrich Strauss’s Life of Jesus Critically Examined
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2017.03.32. Evans, Reception History, Tradition and Biblical Interpretation

Robert Evans, Reception History, Tradition and Biblical Interpretation: Gadamer and Jauss in Current Practice
Reviewed by William Lamb

2017.03.31. de Carlo, Il Bagliore delle luci antiche

Giuseppe de Carlo, Il Bagliore delle luci antiche: Una lettura sapienziale della Bibbia ebraica
Reviewed by Andrea Ravasco

2017.03.30. Tiemeyer, Zechariah’s Vision Report and Its Earliest Interpreters

Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer, Zechariah’s Vision Report and Its Earliest Interpreters: A Redaction-Critical Study of Zechariah 1–8
Reviewed by Max Rogland

2017.03.29. Smith, 2 Timothy

Craig A. Smith, 2 Timothy
Reviewed by Robert W. Wall

2017.03.28. Schmidt, Contextualizing Israel’s Sacred Writings

Brian Schmidt, ed., Contextualizing Israel’s Sacred Writings: Ancient Literacy, Orality, and Literary Production
Reviewed by Gareth Wearne

2017.03.27. Rothschild, Paul in Athens

Clare K Rothschild, Paul in Athens: The Popular Religious Context of Acts 17
Reviewed by Troy M. Troftgruben

2017.03.26. Richelle, Guide pour l’exégèse de l’Ancien Testament

Matthieu Richelle, Guide pour l’exégèse de l’Ancien Testament: Méthodes, exemples et instruments de travail
Reviewed by Olivier-Thomas Venard

2017.03.25. MacEwen, Matthean Posteriority

Robert MacEwen, Matthean Posteriority: An Exploration of Matthew’s Use of Mark and Luke as a Solution to the Synoptic Problem
Reviewed by J. Andrew Doole

2017.03.24. Lewis, John

Karoline M. Lewis, John
Reviewed by Chang Seon An

2017.03.23. Le Donne, A Study Companion to The Bible: An Introduction

Anthony Le Donne, A Study Companion to The Bible: An Introduction
Reviewed by Johanna Friedl

2017.03.22. Bullard, Jesus and the Thoughts of Many Hearts

Collin Blake Bullard, Jesus and the Thoughts of Many Hearts: Implicit Christology and Jesus’ Knowledge in the Gospel of Luke
Reviewed by Tyler Smith

2017.03.21. Berzon, Classifying Christians

Todd S. Berzon, Classifying Christians: Ethnography, Heresiology, and the Limits of Knowledge in Late Antiquity
Reviewed by Robert M. Royalty Jr.

2017.03.20. Smith-Christopher, Micah

Daniel L. Smith-Christopher, Micah: A Commentary
Reviewed by Claude F. Mariottini

2017.03.19. Rainbow, Johannine Theology

Paul A. Rainbow, Johannine Theology: The Gospel, the Epistles and the Apocalypse
Reviewed by Athanasios Despotis

2017.03.18. Martone, Scritti di Qumran 1

Corrado Martone, Scritti di Qumran 1
Reviewed by Paola Mollo

2017.03.17. Hendel, Steps to a New Edition of the Hebrew Bible

Ronald Hendel, Steps to a New Edition of the Hebrew Bible
Reviewed by Emanuel Tov

2017.03.16. Heil, Das Spruchevangelium Q und der historische Jesus

Christoph Heil, Das Spruchevangelium Q und der historische Jesus
Reviewed by Kari Syreeni

2017.03.15. Gorman, Becoming the Gospel

Michael Gorman, Becoming the Gospel: Paul, Participation, and Mission
Reviewed by Gregory R. Perry

2017.03.14. Brookins, Corinthian Wisdom, Stoic Philosophy, and the Ancient Economy

Timothy Brookins, Corinthian Wisdom, Stoic Philosophy, and the Ancient Economy
Reviewed by Devin L. White

2017.03.13. Aymer, James

Margaret Aymer, James: Diaspora Rhetoric of a Friend of God
Reviewed by Carla Swafford Works

2017.03.12. Arnold, Christ as the Telos of Life

Bradley Arnold, Christ as the Telos of Life
Reviewed by Julien M. Ogereau

2017.03.11. An, An Ethiopian Reading of the Bible

Keon-Sang An, An Ethiopian Reading of the Bible: Biblical Interpretation of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahido Church
Reviewed by Ralph Lee

2017.03.10. Williamson, Revelation

Peter S. Williamson, Revelation
Reviewed by Andrew R. Guffey

2017.03.09. Leslie, One Thing I Know

Britt Leslie, One Thing I Know: How the Blind Man of John 9 Leads an Audience toward Belief
Reviewed by Susanne Luther

2017.03.08. Irons, The Righteousness of God

Charles Irons, The Righteousness of God: A Lexical Examination of the Covenant-Faithfulness Interpretation
Reviewed by Robert L. Foster

2017.03.07. de Hulster, Strawn, and Bonfiglio, Iconographic Exegesis of the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament

Izaak J. de Hulster, Brent A. Strawn, and Ryan P. Bonfiglio, eds., Iconographic Exegesis of the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament: An Introduction to Its Method and Practice
Reviewed by Michael B. Hundley

2017.03.06. Eklund, Jesus Wept

Rebekah Eklund, Jesus Wept: The Significance of Jesus’ Laments in the New Testament
Reviewed by Leonard Maré

2017.03.05. Eck, Jesaja 1—Eine Exegese der Eröffnung des Jesaja-Buches

Joachim Eck, Jesaja 1—Eine Exegese der Eröffnung des Jesaja-Buches: Die Präsentation Jesajas und JHWHs, Israels und der Tochter Zion
Reviewed by Richard J. Bautch

2017.03.04. Duran and Grimshaw, Matthew

Nicole Wilkinson Duran and James P. Grimshaw, eds., Matthew
Reviewed by Ernest van Eck

2017.03.03. Chapman, 1 Samuel as Christian Scripture

Stephen B. Chapman, 1 Samuel as Christian Scripture: A Theological Commentary
Reviewed by Jordan M. Scheetz

2017.03.02. Belousek, Good News

Darrin W. Snyder Belousek, Good News: The Advent of Salvation in the Gospel of Luke
Reviewed by Benjamin J. Burkholder

2017.03.01. Albertz, Exodus 19–40

Rainer Albertz, Exodus 19–40
Reviewed by William Johnstone

2017.02.48. Skinner, Reading John

Christopher W. Skinner, Reading John
Reviewed by Chang Seon An

2017.02.47. Salvini, Les textes hourrites de Meskéné/Emar

Mirjo Salvini, Les textes hourrites de Meskéné/Emar
Reviewed by Michael S. Moore

2017.02.46. Rheaume, An Exegetical and Theological Analysis of the Son’s Relationship to the Father in John’s Gospel

Randy Rheaume, An Exegetical and Theological Analysis of the Son’s Relationship to the Father in John’s Gospel: Equal Yet Subordinate
Reviewed by Athanasios Despotis

2017.02.45. Revell, The Pausal System

E. J. Revell; Raymond de Hoop and Paul Sanders, eds., The Pausal System: Divisions in the Hebrew Biblical Text as Marked by Voweling and Stress Position
Reviewed by Jerome A. Lund

2017.02.44. van Oyen, Reading the Gospel of Mark as a Novel

Geert van Oyen, Reading the Gospel of Mark as a Novel
Reviewed by Gregg S. Morrison

2017.02.43. Meineck and Konstan, Combat Trauma and the Ancient Greeks

Peter Meineck and David Konstan, eds., Combat Trauma and the Ancient Greeks
Reviewed by Zsuzsanna Varhelyi

2017.02.42. Lipton, Universalism and Particularism at Sodom and Gomorrah

Diana Lipton, ed., Universalism and Particularism at Sodom and Gomorrah: Essays in Memory of Ron Pirson
Reviewed by Victor H. Matthews

2017.02.41. Hanhart, Septuaginta: Paralipomenon liber II

Robert Hanhart, ed., Septuaginta: Paralipomenon liber II
Reviewed by Roger Good

2017.02.40. Couey, Reading the Poetry of First Isaiah

J. Blake Couey, Reading the Poetry of First Isaiah: The Most Perfect Model of the Prophetic Poetry
Reviewed by Daniel J. Stulac

2017.02.39. Bendoraitis, ‘Behold, the Angels Came and Served Him’

Kristian A. Bendoraitis, ‘Behold, the Angels Came and Served Him’: A Compositional Analysis of Angels in Matthew
Reviewed by Marianne Blickenstaff

2017.02.38. Stewart, Simulating Aichele

Melissa C. Stewart, ed., Simulating Aichele: Essays in Bible, Film, Culture and Theory
Reviewed by Jay Twomey

2017.02.37. Rindge, Profane Parables

Matthew S. Rindge, Profane Parables: Film and the American Dream
Reviewed by Emily O. Gravett

2017.02.36. Niehbuhr, Sapientia Salomonis

Karl-Wilhelm Niehbuhr, ed., Sapientia Salomonis (Weisheit Salomos)
Reviewed by Helmut Engel, S.J.

2017.02.35. Moore, Repetition in Hebrews

Nicholas Moore, Repetition in Hebrews: Plurality and Singularity in the Letter to the Hebrews, Its Ancient Context, and the Early Church
Reviewed by Amy Peeler

2017.02.34. Menken, Studies in John’s Gospel and Epistles

Maarten J. J. Menken, Studies in John’s Gospel and Epistles: Collected Essays
Reviewed by Cornelis Bennema

2017.02.33. Mbuvi, Belonging in Genesis

Amanda Beckenstein Mbuvi, Belonging in Genesis: Biblical Israel and the Politics of Identity Formation
Reviewed by Benjamin D. Giffone

2017.02.32. Knibb, The Ethiopic Text of the Book of Ezekiel

Michael A. Knibb, The Ethiopic Text of the Book of Ezekiel: A Critical Edition
Reviewed by Curt Niccum

2017.02.31. Kiraz, The Syriac Dot

George Anton Kiraz, The Syriac Dot: A Short History
Reviewed by Jerome A. Lund

2017.02.30. Gordin, Hittite Scribal Circles

Shai Gordin, Hittite Scribal Circles: Scholarly Tradition and Writing Habits
Reviewed by Yitzhaq Feder

2017.02.29. Elliott, Beware the Evil Eye 2: Greece and Rome

John H. Elliott, Beware the Evil Eye: The Evil Eye in the Bible and the Ancient World: Volume 2: Greece and Rome
Reviewed by Nicole L. Tilford

2017.02.28. Elliott, Beware the Evil Eye 1: Introduction, Mesopotamia, and Egypt

John H. Elliott, Beware the Evil Eye: The Evil Eye in the Bible and the Ancient World: Volume 1: Introduction, Mesopotamia, and Egypt
Reviewed by Nicole L. Tilford

2017.02.27. Comfort, A Commentary on the Manuscripts and Text of the New Testament

Philip Wesley Comfort, A Commentary on the Manuscripts and Text of the New Testament
Reviewed by Richard I. Pervo

2017.02.26. Bond and Hurtado, Peter in Early Christianity

Helen K. Bond and Larry W. Hurtado, eds., Peter in Early Christianity
Reviewed by Timothy Peace

2017.02.25. Boda, The Book of Zechariah

Mark J. Boda, The Book of Zechariah
Reviewed by Anthony R. Petterson

2017.02.24. Bednarz, Humor in the Gospels

Terri Bednarz, Humor in the Gospels: A Sourcebook for the Study of Humor in the New Testament, 1863–2014
Reviewed by David B. Gowler

2017.02.23. Tully, The Translation and Translator of the Peshitta of Hosea

Eric J. Tully, The Translation and Translator of the Peshitta of Hosea
Reviewed by Jerome A. Lund

2017.02.22. Stern, Psalms and Music

Max Stern, Psalms and Music: Influences of the Psalms on Western Music
Reviewed by James F. McGrath

2017.02.21. Snearly, The Return of the King

Michael K. Snearly, The Return of the King: Messianic Expectation in Book V of the Psalter
Reviewed by Richard Bautch

2017.02.20. Sasson, Judges 1–12

Jack M. Sasson, Judges 1–12: A New Translation with Introduction and Commentary
Reviewed by Victor H. Matthews

2017.02.19. Moxnes, A Short History of the New Testament

Halvor Moxnes, A Short History of the New Testament
Reviewed by Dieter T. Roth

2017.02.18. Knapp, Royal Apologetic in the Ancient Near East

Andrew Knapp, Royal Apologetic in the Ancient Near East
Reviewed by Danny Mathews

2017.02.17. Huster, Ashkelon 5

Yaakov Huster, Ashkelon 5: The Land behind Ashkelon
Reviewed by Carol Meyers

2017.02.16. Gorman, Interweaving Innocence

Heather M. Gorman, Interweaving Innocence: A Rhetorical Analysis of Luke’s Passion Narrative (Luke 22:66–23:49)
Reviewed by Steve Smith

2017.02.15. Freyne, The Jesus Movement and Its Expansion

Sean Freyne, The Jesus Movement and Its Expansion: Meaning and Mission
Reviewed by Richard Horsley
Reviewed by Brian J. Wright

2017.02.14. Christensen-Ernst, Antioch on the Orontes

Jørgen Christensen-Ernst, Antioch on the Orontes: A History and a Guide
Reviewed by Mark Wilson

2017.02.13. Charlesworth, McDonald, and Jurgens, Sacra Scriptura

James H. Charlesworth, Lee Martin McDonald, and Blake A. Jurgens, eds., Sacra Scriptura: How “Non-canonical” Texts Functioned in Early Judaism and Early Christianity
Reviewed by Tobias Nicklas

2017.02.12. Cervera I Valls, Jesús en la Carta als Hebreus

Jordi Cervera I Valls, Jesús en la Carta als Hebreus: Una cristologia de matriu jueva
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2017.02.11. Carroll R. and Wilgus, Wrestling with the Violence of God

M. Daniel Carroll R. and J. Blair Wilgus, eds., Wrestling with the Violence of God: Soundings in the Old Testament
Reviewed by Eric A. Seibert

2017.02.10. Ammann, Götter für die Toren

Sonja Ammann, Götter für die Toren: Die Verbindung von Götterpolemik und Weisheit im Alten Testament
Reviewed by Christl M. Maier

2017.02.09. Houghton, The Latin New Testament

H. A. G. Houghton, The Latin New Testament: A Guide to Its Early History, Texts, and Manuscripts
Reviewed by John C. Poirier

2017.02.08. Hays, Alkier, and Huizenga, Reading the Bible Intertextually

Richard B. Hays, Stefan Alkier, and Leroy A. Huizenga, eds., Reading the Bible Intertextually
Reviewed by Josh Mathews

2017.02.07. Ehrman, Jesus before the Gospels

Bart D. Ehrman, Jesus before the Gospels: How the Earliest Christians Remembered, Changed, and Invented Their Stories of the Savior
Reviewed by James F. McGrath

2017.02.06. Edenburg, Dismembering the Whole

Cynthia Edenburg, Dismembering the Whole: Composition and Purpose of Judges 19–21
Reviewed by Edgar W. Conrad
Reviewed by Klaas Spronk

2017.02.05. Dochhorn, Rudnig-Zelt, and Wold, Das Böse, der Teufel und Dämonen

Jan Dochhorn, Susanne Rudnig-Zelt, and Benjamin Wold, eds., Das Böse, der Teufel und Dämonen – Evil, the Devil, and Demons
Reviewed by Carol A. Newsom

2017.02.04. Carbajosa and García Serrano, Una Biblia a varias voces

Ignacio Carbajosa and Andrés García Serrano, eds., Una Biblia a varias voces: Estudio textual de la Biblia Políglota Complutense
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2017.02.03. Blackwell, Goodrich, and Maston, Reading Romans in Context

Ben Blackwell, John Goodrich, and Jason Maston, eds., Reading Romans in Context: Paul and Second Temple Judaism
Reviewed by Günter Röhser

2017.02.02. Barton, The Hebrew Bible

John Barton, ed., The Hebrew Bible: A Critical Companion
Reviewed by Phil J. Botha

2017.02.01. Arnold and Hess, Ancient Israel’s History

Bill T. Arnold and Richard S. Hess, eds., Ancient Israel’s History: An Introduction to Issues and Sources
Reviewed by Emanuel Pfoh

2017.01.53. Thurén, Parables Unplugged

Lauri Thurén, Parables Unplugged: Reading the Lukan Parables in Their Rhetorical Context
Reviewed by Dieter T. Roth

2017.01.52. Stein, Jesus, the Temple and the Coming Son of Man

Robert H. Stein, Jesus, the Temple and the Coming Son of Man: A Commentary on Mark 13
Reviewed by Andrew R. Angel

2017.01.51. Nicklas, Jews and Christians?

Tobias Nicklas, Jews and Christians? Second-Century ‘Christian’ Perspectives on the ‘Parting of the Ways’
Reviewed by Shira L. Lander

2017.01.50. Morgan, Roman Faith and Christian Faith

Teresa Morgan, Roman Faith and Christian Faith: Pistis and Fides in the Early Roman Empire and Early Churches
Reviewed by Jason A. Myers

2017.01.49. Ha, Biblical Narrative Learning

Tung Chiew Ha, Biblical Narrative Learning: Teaching Adequate Faith in the Gospel of John
Reviewed by Akio Ito
Reviewed by Dirk van der Merwe

2017.01.48. Dobbs-Allsopp, On Biblical Poetry

F. W. Dobbs-Allsopp, On Biblical Poetry
Reviewed by Benjamin D. Sommer

2017.01.47. Corrigan and Rasimus, Gnosticism, Platonism and the Late Ancient World

Kevin Corrigan and Tuomas Rasimus, eds., Gnosticism, Platonism and the Late Ancient World: Essays in Honour of John D. Turner
Reviewed by Robert Joseph Morehouse

2017.01.46. Charry, Psalms 1–50

Ellen T. Charry, Psalms 1–50: Sighs and Songs of Israel
Reviewed by J. Clinton McCann Jr.

2017.01.45. Balch, Contested Ethnicities and Images

David Balch, Contested Ethnicities and Images: Studies in Acts and Arts
Reviewed by Eric D. Barreto

2017.01.44. Widmer, Standing in the Breach

Michael Widmer, Standing in the Breach: An Old Testament Theology and Spirituality of Intercessory Prayer
Reviewed by Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer

2017.01.43. Peterson, John’s Use of Ezekiel

Brian Neil Peterson, John’s Use of Ezekiel: Understanding the Unique Perspective of the Fourth Gospel
Reviewed by Pieter de Vries

2017.01.42. Parsenios, First, Second, and Third John

George L. Parsenios, First, Second, and Third John
Reviewed by Jan G. van der Watt

2017.01.41. Oeming and Sláma, A King Like All the Nations?

Manfred Oeming and Petr Sláma, eds., A King Like All the Nations? Kingdoms of Israel and Judah in the Bible and History
Reviewed by Joseph Price

2017.01.40. Min, Die Grundschrift des Ezechielbuches und ihre Botschaft

Yoo Hong Min, Die Grundschrift des Ezechielbuches und ihre Botschaft
Reviewed by Sven Petry

2017.01.39. Lucas, Proverbs

Ernest C. Lucas, Proverbs
Reviewed by Ryan P. O’Dowd

2017.01.38. Kalleres, City of Demons

Dayne S. Kalleres, City of Demons: Violence, Ritual, and Christian Power in Late Antiquity
Reviewed by J. Harold Ellens
Reviewed by Sarah Rollens

2017.01.37. Frevel, Geschichte Israels

Christian Frevel, Geschichte Israels
Reviewed by Markus Witte

2017.01.36. Filtvedt, The Identity of God’s People and the Paradox of Hebrews

Ole Jakob Filtvedt, The Identity of God’s People and the Paradox of Hebrews
Reviewed by Nicholas Moore

2017.01.35. Eberhart, Kultmetaphorik und Christologie

Christian A. Eberhart, Kultmetaphorik und Christologie: Opfer- und Sühneterminologie im Neuen Testament
Reviewed by Jennifer W. Knust

2017.01.34. Cronin, Raymond Brown, ‘The Jews,’ and the Gospel of John

Sonya Shetty Cronin, Raymond Brown, ‘The Jews,’ and the Gospel of John: From Apologia to Apology
Reviewed by R. Alan Culpepper

2017.01.33. Clark, Completing Christ’s Afflictions

Bruce Clark, Completing Christ’s Afflictions: Christ, Paul, and the Reconciliation of All Things
Reviewed by Alexander E. Stewart

2017.01.32. Charney, Persuading God

Davida H. Charney, Persuading God: Rhetorical Studies of First-Person Psalms
Reviewed by Philippus J. Botha

2017.01.31. Balentine, Have You Considered My Servant Job?

Samuel E. Balentine, Have You Considered My Servant Job? Understanding the Biblical Archetype of Patience
Reviewed by Jeffery M. Leonard

2017.01.30. Wells, Grace and Agency in Paul and Second Temple Judaism

Kyle B. Wells, Grace and Agency in Paul and Second Temple Judaism: Interpreting the Transformation of the Heart
Reviewed by Don Garlington

2017.01.29. Walt, Paolo e le parole di Gesù

Luigi Walt, Paolo e le parole di Gesù: Frammenti di un insegnamento orale
Reviewed by Ilaria L. E. Ramelli

2017.01.28. Vance, Athas, and Avrahami, Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia: A Reader’s Edition

Donald R. Vance, George Athas, and Yael Avrahami, Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia: A Reader’s Edition
Reviewed by Hubert Keener

2017.01.27. Van Seters, The Pentateuch

John Van Seters, The Pentateuch: A Social-Science Commentary
Reviewed by Jean Louis Ska

2017.01.26. Strauss, Mark

Mark L. Strauss, Mark
Reviewed by J. Andrew Doole

2017.01.25. Stowasser, Das Gottesbild in der Offenbarung des Johannes

Martin Stowasser, ed., Das Gottesbild in der Offenbarung des Johannes
Reviewed by Nils Neumann

2017.01.24. Shepherd, Theological Interpretation and Isaiah 53

Charles E. Shepherd, Theological Interpretation and Isaiah 53: A Critical Comparison of Bernhard Duhm, Brevard Childs, and Alec Motyer
Reviewed by J. Todd Hibbard

2017.01.23. Matthews, The Cultural World of the Bible

Victor H. Matthews, The Cultural World of the Bible: An Illustrated Guide to Manners and Customs
Reviewed by Tyler R. Yoder

2017.01.22. Longenecker, Paul, Apostle of Liberty

Richard N. Longenecker, Paul, Apostle of Liberty
Reviewed by Panayotis Coutsoumpos

2017.01.21. Langford, Defending Hope

Justin Langford, Defending Hope: Semiotics and Intertextuality in 1 Peter
Reviewed by Katherine M. Hockey

2017.01.20. Hayes, What’s Divine about Divine Law?

Christine Hayes, What’s Divine about Divine Law? Early Perspectives
Reviewed by Joshua Schwartz

2017.01.19. Gregory and Tuckett, The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Apocrypha

Andrew Gregory and Christopher Tuckett, eds., The Oxford Handbook of Early Christian Apocrypha
Reviewed by Janet Spittler

2017.01.18. Giuntoli and Schmid, The Post-Priestly Pentateuch

Federico Giuntoli and Konrad Schmid, eds., The Post-Priestly Pentateuch: New Perspectives on Its Redactional Development and Theological Profiles
Reviewed by Ernst Axel Knauf

2017.01.17. Fretheim, What Kind of God?

Terence E. Fretheim; Michael J. Chan and Brent A. Strawn, eds., What Kind of God? Collected Essays of Terence E. Fretheim
Reviewed by Carmen Imes

2017.01.16. Chavel, Oracular Law and Priestly Historiography in the Torah

Simeon Chavel, Oracular Law and Priestly Historiography in the Torah
Reviewed by Benjamin D. Sommer

2017.01.15. Zawadzki, Der Kommentar Cyrills von Alexandrien zum 1. Korintherbrief

Konrad Zawadzki, Der Kommentar Cyrills von Alexandrien zum 1. Korintherbrief: Einleitung, kritischer Text, Übersetzung, Einzelanalyse
Reviewed by David Kneip

2017.01.14. Warren, My Flesh Is Meat Indeed

Meredith J. C. Warren, My Flesh Is Meat Indeed: A Nonsacramental Reading of John 6:51–58
Reviewed by Dana Robinson

2017.01.13. Vahrenhorst, Der erste Brief des Petrus

Martin Vahrenhorst, Der erste Brief des Petrus
Reviewed by Torrey Seland

2017.01.12. Seo, Luke’s Jesus in the Roman Empire and the Emperor in the Gospel of Luke

Pyung Soo Seo, Luke’s Jesus in the Roman Empire and the Emperor in the Gospel of Luke
Reviewed by Frank E. Dicken

2017.01.11. Sargent, Written To Serve

Benjamin Sargent, Written To Serve: The Use of Scripture in 1 Peter
Reviewed by Abson Joseph

2017.01.10. Pummer, The Samaritans

Reinhard Pummer, The Samaritans: A Profile
Reviewed by Monika Schreiber

2017.01.09. Lambert, How Repentance Became Biblical

David A. Lambert, How Repentance Became Biblical: Judaism, Christianity, and the Interpretation of Scripture
Reviewed by Dru Johnson

2017.01.08. Laato, Guide to Biblical Chronology

Antti Laato, Guide to Biblical Chronology
Reviewed by Ernst Axel Knauf

2017.01.07. Labahn and Lehtipuu, People under Power

Michael Labahn and Outi Lehtipuu, eds., People under Power: Early Jewish and Christian Responses to the Roman Empire
Reviewed by Warren Carter

2017.01.06. Houston, Amos: Justice and Violence

Walter J. Houston, Amos: Justice and Violence
Reviewed by Karl Möller

2017.01.05. Hoag, Wealth in Ancient Ephesus and the First Letter to Timothy

Gary G. Hoag, Wealth in Ancient Ephesus and the First Letter to Timothy: Fresh Insights from Ephesiaca by Xenophon of Ephesus
Reviewed by Susana de Sola Funsten

2017.01.04. Hartenstein and Schmid, Abschied von der Priesterschrift?

Friedhelm Hartenstein and Konrad Schmid, eds., Abschied von der Priesterschrift? Zum Stand der Pentateuchdebatte
Reviewed by David M. Carr

2017.01.03. Gaines, The Poetic Priestly Source

Jason M. H. Gaines, The Poetic Priestly Source
Reviewed by Frank H. Polak

2017.01.02. Morgan-Wynne, Paul’s Pisidian Antioch Speech

John Eifion Morgan-Wynne, Paul’s Pisidian Antioch Speech: Acts 13
Reviewed by Lars Kierspel

2017.01.01. Dinkler, Silent Statements

Michal Beth Dinkler, Silent Statements: Narrative Representations of Speech and Silence in the Gospel of Luke
Reviewed by Mikeal C. Parsons