2019.02.30. Warner, Re-imagining Abraham

Megan Warner, Re-imagining Abraham: A Re-assessment of the Influence of Deuteronomism in Genesis
Reviewed by Philip Y. Yoo

2019.02.29. Quick, Deuteronomy 28 and the Aramaic Curse Tradition

Laura Quick, Deuteronomy 28 and the Aramaic Curse Tradition
Reviewed by James D. Moore

2019.02.28. Peters, Hebrew Lexical Semantics and Daily Life in Ancient Israel

Kurtis Peters, Hebrew Lexical Semantics and Daily Life in Ancient Israel: What’s Cooking in Biblical Hebrew?
Reviewed by Alison Gray

2019.02.27. Oropeza, 1 Corinthians

B. J. Oropeza, 1 Corinthians
Reviewed by Jin Hwan Lee

2019.02.26. Nässelqvist, Public Reading in Early Christianity

Dan Nässelqvist, Public Reading in Early Christianity: Lectors, Manuscripts, and Sound in the Oral Delivery of John 1–4
Reviewed by Peter S. Perry

2019.02.25. Moore, Gospel Jesuses and Other Nonhumans

Stephen D. Moore, Gospel Jesuses and Other Nonhumans: Biblical Criticism Post-poststructuralism
Reviewed by Richard Walsh

2019.02.24. Leneman, Musical Illuminations of Genesis Narratives

Helen Leneman, Musical Illuminations of Genesis Narratives
Reviewed by Theodore W. Burgh

2019.02.23. Lawrence, The Books of Moses Revisited

Paul Lawrence, The Books of Moses Revisited
Reviewed by Ralph K. Hawkins

2019.02.22. Dempster, Micah

Stephen G. Dempster, Micah
Reviewed by Daniel L. Smith-Christopher

2019.02.21. Black, Reading Scripture with the Saints

C. Clifton Black, Reading Scripture with the Saints
Reviewed by Edward W. Klink III

2019.02.20. Williamson, Isaiah 6–12

H. G. M. Williamson, Isaiah 6–12: A Critical and Exegetical Commentary
Reviewed by Patricia K. Tull

2019.02.19. Tabb, Suffering in Ancient Worldview

Brian J. Tabb, Suffering in Ancient Worldview: Luke, Seneca, and 4 Maccabees in Dialogue
Reviewed by Timothy A. Brookins

2019.02.18. Soulen, Defining Jesus

Richard N. Soulen, Defining Jesus: The Earthly, the Biblical, the Historical, and the Real Jesus, and How Not to Confuse Them
Reviewed by Tobias Ålöw

2019.02.17. Park, Hezekiah and the Dialogue of Memory

Song-Mi Suzie Park, Hezekiah and the Dialogue of Memory
Reviewed by Kah-Jin Jeffrey Kuan

2019.02.16. Millgram, Judges and Saviors, Deborah and Samson

Hillel I. Millgram, Judges and Saviors, Deborah and Samson: Reflections of a World in Chaos
Reviewed by Philippe Guillaume

2019.02.15. Hildebrandt, Interpreting Quoted Speech in Prophetic Literature

Samuel Hildebrandt, Interpreting Quoted Speech in Prophetic Literature: A Study of Jeremiah 2.1–3.5
Reviewed by J. Michael Thigpen

2019.02.14. Heil, Luke-Acts

John Paul Heil, Luke-Acts: Foundations for Christian Worship
Reviewed by Boris Paschke

2019.02.13. Brenner-Idan, Yee, and Lee, The Five Scrolls

Athalya Brenner-Idan, Gale A. Yee, and Archie C. C. Lee, eds., The Five Scrolls
Reviewed by Amy Erickson

2019.02.12. Boda, Exploring Zechariah, Volume 2

Mark J. Boda, Exploring Zechariah, Volume 2: The Development and Role of Biblical Traditions in Zechariah
Reviewed by Jason M. Silverman

2019.02.11. Amselgruber, “Ulme stützt Weinstock”

Florian Amselgruber, “Ulme stützt Weinstock”: Literalisierung kirchlicher Verkündigung auf der Basis paganer Formen bei Clemens von Alexandrien
Reviewed by Harry O. Maier

2019.02.10. Töpfer, Das Balsamierungsritual

Susanne Töpfer, Das Balsamierungsritual: Eine (Neu-)Edition der Textkomposition Balsamierungsritual (pBoulaq 3, pLouvre 5158, pDurham 1983.11 + pSt. Petersburg 18128)
Reviewed by John Gee

2019.02.09. Robbins and Potter, Jesus and Mary Reimagined in Early Christian Literature

Vernon K. Robbins and Jonathan M. Potter, eds., Jesus and Mary Reimagined in Early Christian Literature
Reviewed by Elaine M. Wainwright

2019.02.08. Prothero, Both Judge and Justifier

James B. Prothero, Both Judge and Justifier: Biblical Legal Language and the Act of Justifying in Paul
Reviewed by Kent L. Yinger

2019.02.07. Powery and Sadler, The Genesis of Liberation

Emerson B. Powery and Rodney S. Sadler Jr., The Genesis of Liberation: Biblical Interpretation in the Antebellum Narratives of the Enslaved
Reviewed by Christopher R. Hutson

2019.02.06. Nogalski, Introduction to the Hebrew Prophets

James D. Nogalski, Introduction to the Hebrew Prophets
Reviewed by Julia M. O’Brien

2019.02.05. Liew and Runions, Psychoanalytic Mediations between Marxist and Postcolonial Readings of the Bible

Tat-siong Benny Liew and Erin Runions, eds., Psychoanalytic Mediations between Marxist and Postcolonial Readings of the Bible
Reviewed by Nasili Vaka'uta

2019.02.04. Kirk, Memory and the Jesus Tradition

Alan Kirk, Memory and the Jesus Tradition
Reviewed by Zeba Crook

2019.02.03. Goldstein, Segal, and Brooke, Hā-’îsh Mōshe

Binyamin Y. Goldstein, Michael Segal, and George J. Brooke, eds., Hā-’îsh Mōshe: Studies in Scriptural Interpretation in the Dead Sea Scrolls and Related Literature in Honor of Moshe J. Bernstein
Reviewed by Sandra Jacobs

2019.02.02. Bordjadze, Darkness Visible

Karlo V. Bordjadze, Darkness Visible: A Study of Isaiah 14:3–23 as Christian Scripture
Reviewed by Paul R. Raabe

2019.02.01. Allen, According to the Scriptures

David Allen, According to the Scriptures: The Death of Christ in the Old Testament and the New
Reviewed by James Hanson

2019.01.43. Trozzo, Exploring Johannine Ethics

Lindsey M. Trozzo, Exploring Johannine Ethics: A Rhetorical Approach to Moral Efficacy in the Fourth Gospel Narrative
Reviewed by Jo-Ann A. Brant

2019.01.42. Montero, All Things in Common

Roman A. Montero, All Things in Common: The Economic Practices of the Early Christians
Reviewed by Alan C. Mitchell

2019.01.41. Melcher, Parsons, and Yong, The Bible and Disability

Sarah J. Melcher, Mikeal C. Parsons, and Amos Yong, eds., The Bible and Disability: A Commentary
Reviewed by Hector Avalos

2019.01.40. Levine, Short Stories by Jesus

Amy-Jill Levine, Short Stories by Jesus: The Enigmatic Parables of a Controversial Rabbi
Reviewed by Tobias Ålöw

2019.01.39. Frevel, Im Lesen verstehen

Christian Frevel, Im Lesen verstehen: Studien zu Theologie und Exegese
Reviewed by Stephen Germany

2019.01.38. Embry, Herms, and Wright, Early Jewish Literature

Brad Embry, Ronald Herms, and Archie T. Wright, eds., Early Jewish Literature: An Anthology
Reviewed by Lester Grabbe

2019.01.37. DeLapp, Theophanic “Type-Scenes” in the Pentateuch

Nevada Levi DeLapp, Theophanic “Type-Scenes” in the Pentateuch: Visions of YHWH
Reviewed by Koowon Kim

2019.01.36. Curtis, Interpreting the Wisdom Books

Edward M. Curtis, Interpreting the Wisdom Books: An Exegetical Handbook
Reviewed by Serena McMillllan

2019.01.35. Clark, On Earth as in Heaven

David Clark, On Earth as in Heaven: The Lord’s Prayer from Jewish Prayer to Christian Ritual
Reviewed by Jeffrey Gibson

2019.01.34. Bons and Pouchelle, The Psalms of Solomon

Eberhard Bons and Patrick Pouchelle, eds., The Psalms of Solomon: Language, History, Theology
Reviewed by Felix Albrecht

2019.01.33. Wolter, The Gospel according to Luke: Volume I

Michael Wolter, The Gospel according to Luke: Volume I (Luke 1–9:50)
Reviewed by Kenneth D. Litwak

2019.01.32. Udoekpo, Rethinking the Prophetic Critique of Worship in Amos 5

Michael Ufok Udoekpo, Rethinking the Prophetic Critique of Worship in Amos 5: For Contemporary Nigeria and the USA
Reviewed by Joel Stephen Williams

2019.01.31. Turner, Ecclesiastes

Marie Turner, Ecclesiastes: An Earth Bible Commentary: Qoheleth’s Eternal Earth
Reviewed by Timothy J. Sandoval

2019.01.30. Thompson, Luke

Alan J. Thompson, Luke
Reviewed by David Lertis Matson

2019.01.29. DiPalma, Masculinities in the Court Tales of Daniel

Brian Charles DiPalma, Masculinities in the Court Tales of Daniel: Advancing Gender Studies in the Hebrew Bible
Reviewed by Jordan M. Scheetz

2019.01.28. Niehoff, Journeys in the Roman Near East

Maren R. Niehoff, ed., Journeys in the Roman Near East: Imagined and Real
Reviewed by Joshua Schwartz

2019.01.27. Lemos, Violence and Personhood in Ancient Israel and Comparative Contexts

T. M. Lemos, Violence and Personhood in Ancient Israel and Comparative Contexts
Reviewed by Anthony Rees

2019.01.26. Johnson, Dupertuis, and Shea, Reading and Teaching Ancient Fiction

Sara R. Johnson, Rubén R. Dupertuis, and Christine Shea, eds., Reading and Teaching Ancient Fiction: Jewish, Christian, and Greco-Roman Narratives
Reviewed by Andrew Tobolowsky

2019.01.25. Brodersen, The End of the Psalter

Alma Brodersen, The End of the Psalter: Psalms 146–150 in the Masoretic Text, the Dead Sea Scrolls, and the Septuagint
Reviewed by Nancy L. deClaissé-Walford

2019.01.24. Bendoraitis and Gupta, Matthew and Mark across Perspectives

Kristian A. Bendoraitis and Nijay K. Gupta, eds., Matthew and Mark across Perspectives: Essays in Honour of Stephen C. Barton and William R. Telford
Reviewed by Gregg S. Morrison

2019.01.23. Wiley and Eberhart, Sacrifice, Cult, and Atonement in Early Judaism and Christianity

Henrietta L. Wiley and Christian A. Eberhart, eds., Sacrifice, Cult, and Atonement in Early Judaism and Christianity: Constituents and Critique
Reviewed by Daniel Ullucci

2019.01.22. Tobolowsky, The Sons of Jacob and the Sons of Herakles

Andrew Tobolowsky, The Sons of Jacob and the Sons of Herakles: The History of the Tribal System and the Organization of Biblical Identity
Reviewed by Nathan LaMontagne

2019.01.21. Srokosz and Watson, Blue Planet, Blue God

Meric Srokosz and Rebecca S. Watson, Blue Planet, Blue God: The Bible and the Sea
Reviewed by Peter L. Trudinger

2019.01.20. Peppard, The World’s Oldest Church

Michael Peppard, The World’s Oldest Church: Bible, Art, and Ritual at Dura-Europos, Syria
Reviewed by Ralph K. Hawkins

2019.01.19. Parker, My So-Called Biblical Life

Julie Faith Parker, ed., My So-Called Biblical Life: Imagined Stories from the World’s Best-Selling Book
Reviewed by Katherine Low

2019.01.18. Olyan and Wright, Supplementation and the Study of the Hebrew Bible

Saul M. Olyan and Jacob L. Wright, eds., Supplementation and the Study of the Hebrew Bible
Reviewed by Marko Marttila

2019.01.17. McCollough, Ritual Water, Ritual Spirit

David J. McCollough, Ritual Water, Ritual Spirit: An Analysis of the Timing, Mechanism, and Manifestation of Spirit-Reception in Luke-Acts
Reviewed by Mark A. Proctor

2019.01.16. Laansma, The Letter to the Hebrews

Jon C. Laansma, The Letter to the Hebrews: A Commentary for Preaching, Teaching, and Bible Study
Reviewed by Cynthia Long Westfall

2019.01.15. James, The Storied Ethics of the Thanksgiving Psalms

Joshua T. James, The Storied Ethics of the Thanksgiving Psalms
Reviewed by J. Clinton McCann Jr.

2019.01.14. Bartelt, Kloha, and Raabe, The Press of the Text

Andrew H. Bartelt, Jeffrey Kloha, and Paul R. Raabe, eds., The Press of the Text: Biblical Studies in Honor of James W. Voelz
Reviewed by Laurent Pinchard

2019.01.13. Sivertsen, The Parting of the Sea

Barbara J. Sivertsen, The Parting of the Sea: How Volcanoes, Earthquakes, and Plagues Shaped the Story of Exodus
Reviewed by Ralph K. Hawkins

2019.01.12. Rodan, Aegean Mercenaries in Light of the Bible

Simona Rodan, Aegean Mercenaries in Light of the Bible: Clash of Cultures in the Story of David and Goliath
Reviewed by David A. Bosworth

2019.01.11. Porter, Linguistic Analysis of the Greek New Testament

Stanley E. Porter, Linguistic Analysis of the Greek New Testament: Studies in Tools, Methods, and Practice
Reviewed by Jacob Bullock

2019.01.10. Moret, Christ, la loi et les alliances

Jean-René Moret, Christ, la loi et les alliances: Les lettres aux Hébreux et de Paul; Regards croisés
Reviewed by Denis Fricker

2019.01.09. Kalmanofsky, Sexual Violence and Sacred Texts

Amy Kalmanofsky, ed., Sexual Violence and Sacred Texts
Reviewed by Sandie Gravett

2019.01.08. Hutton and Rubin, Epigraphy, Philology, and the Hebrew Bible

Jeremy M. Hutton and Aaron D. Rubin, eds., Epigraphy, Philology, and the Hebrew Bible: Methodological Perspectives on Philological and Comparative Study of the Hebrew Bible in Honor of Jo Ann Hackett
Reviewed by David J. Sigrist

2019.01.07. Hurtado, Honoring the Son

Larry Hurtado, Honoring the Son: Jesus in Earliest Christian Devotional Practice
Reviewed by Yung Suk Kim

2019.01.06. Hauser and Watson, A History of Biblical Interpretation: Volume 3

Alan J. Hauser and Duane F. Watson, eds., A History of Biblical Interpretation: Volume 3, The Enlightenment through the Nineteenth Century
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2019.01.05. Harding, Paul’s Eschatological Anthropology

Sarah Harding, Paul’s Eschatological Anthropology: The Dynamics of Human Transformation
Reviewed by Martine Oldhoff and Peter-Ben Smit

2019.01.04. Greenberg and Walter, Joshua according to the Syriac Peshitta Version

Gillian Greenberg and Donald Walter, trans.; George A. Kiraz and Joseph Bali, eds., Joshua according to the Syriac Peshitta Version with English Translation
Reviewed by Tawny L. Holm

2019.01.03. Gertz, Levinson, Rom-Shiloni, and Schmid, The Formation of the Pentateuch

Jan C. Gertz, Bernard M. Levinson, Dalit Rom-Shiloni, and Konrad Schmid, eds., The Formation of the Pentateuch: Bridging the Academic Cultures of Europe, Israel, and North America
Reviewed by Reinhard Müller
Reviewed by Mark S. Smith
Reviewed by Edward Greenstein

2019.01.02. Concannon, Assembling Early Christianity

Cavan W. Concannon, Assembling Early Christianity: Trade, Networks, and the Letters of Dionysios of Corinth
Reviewed by Michael K. W. Suh

2019.01.01. Aster, Reflections of Empire in Isaiah 1–39

Shawn Zelig Aster, Reflections of Empire in Isaiah 1–39: Responses to Assyrian Ideology
Reviewed by John T. Strong