2019.04.36. Thompson, Wonderful Things

Jason Thompson, Wonderful Things: A History of Egyptology 1: From Antiquity to 1881
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2019.04.35. Mtata and Koester, To All the Nations

Kenneth Mtata and Craig Koester, eds., To All the Nations: Lutheran Hermeneutics and the Gospel of Matthew
Reviewed by Sung Cho

2019.04.34. Lipiński, Toponymes et gentilices bibliques face à l’historie

Edward Lipiński, Toponymes et gentilices bibliques face à l’historie
Reviewed by André Lemaire

2019.04.33. Johnson, Scripture’s Knowing

Dru Johnson, Scripture’s Knowing: A Companion to Biblical Epistemology
Reviewed by Matthew Lloyd Halsted

2019.04.32. Holtz, Die Nichtigkeit des Menschen und die Übermacht Gottes

Gudrun Holtz, Die Nichtigkeit des Menschen und die Übermacht Gottes: Studien zur Gottes- und Selbsterkenntnis bei Paulus, Philo und in der Stoa
Reviewed by Justin M. Rogers

2019.04.31. Hamilton, A Theological Introduction to the Old Testament

Mark W. Hamilton, A Theological Introduction to the Old Testament
Reviewed by John Goldingay

2019.04.30. Gerstenberger, Die Hebräische Bibel als Buch der Befreiung

Erhard S. Gerstenberger; Ute E. Eisen and Christl M. Maier, eds., Die Hebräische Bibel als Buch der Befreiung: Ausgewählte Aufsätze
Reviewed by Catherine Petrany

2019.04.29. Garton, Mirages in the Desert

Roy E. Garton, Mirages in the Desert: The Tradition-Historical Developments of the Story of Massah-Meribah
Reviewed by David Frankel

2019.04.28. de Bruyn, Hunter, and Cooper, Ambrosiaster’s Commentary on the Pauline Epistles: Romans

Theodore S. de Bruyn, David G. Hunter, and Stephen A. Cooper, Ambrosiaster’s Commentary on the Pauline Epistles: Romans
Reviewed by H. H. Drake Williams III

2019.04.27. Boakye, Death and Life

Andrew K. Boakye, Death and Life: Resurrection, Restoration, and Rectification in Paul’s Letter to the Galatians
Reviewed by Dain Alexander Smith

2019.04.26. Bartholomew, Introducing Biblical Hermeneutics

Craig G. Bartholomew, Introducing Biblical Hermeneutics: A Comprehensive Framework for Hearing God in Scripture
Reviewed by S. D. Giere

2019.04.25. Bakhos, The Family of Abraham

Carol Bakhos, The Family of Abraham: Jewish, Christian, and Muslim Interpretations
Reviewed by John W. Fadden

2019.04.24. Works, The Church in the Wilderness

Carla Swafford Works, The Church in the Wilderness: Paul’s Use of Exodus Traditions in 1 Corinthians
Reviewed by Greg Carey

2019.04.23. Person Jr. and Rezetko, Empirical Models Challenging Biblical Criticism

Raymond F. Person Jr. and Robert Rezetko, eds., Empirical Models Challenging Biblical Criticism
Reviewed by Leonardo Pessoa da Silva Pinto

2019.04.22. Pate, Interpreting Revelation and Other Apocalyptic Literature

C. Marvin Pate, Interpreting Revelation and Other Apocalyptic Literature: An Exegetical Handbook
Reviewed by Michael Naylor

2019.04.21. Nel, van der Watt, and van Rensburg, The New Testament in the Graeco-Roman World

Marius Nel, Jan G. van der Watt, and Fika J. van Rensburg, eds., The New Testament in the Graeco-Roman World: Articles in Honour of Abe Malherbe
Reviewed by Christopher R. Hutson

2019.04.20. Miller, The Dragon, the Mountain, and the Nations

Robert D. Miller II, The Dragon, the Mountain, and the Nations: An Old Testament Myth, Its Origins, and Its Afterlives
Reviewed by Brandon R. Grafius

2019.04.19. Melton, Where Is God in the Megilloth?

Brittany N. Melton, Where Is God in the Megilloth? A Dialogue on the Ambiguity of Divine Presence and Absence
Reviewed by Aaron Koller

2019.04.18. Holladay, Introduction to the New Testament: Reference Edition

Carl R. Holladay, Introduction to the New Testament: Reference Edition
Reviewed by Matthew Collins

2019.04.17. Hockey, Pierce, and Watson, Muted Voices of the New Testament

Katharine M. Hockey, Madison N. Pierce, and Francis Watson, eds., Muted Voices of the New Testament: Readings in the Catholic Epistles and Hebrews
Reviewed by Mari Leesment

2019.04.16. Gomola, Conceptual Blending in Early Christian Discourse

Aleksander Gomola, Conceptual Blending in Early Christian Discourse: A Cognitive Linguistic Analysis of Pastoral Metaphors in Patristic Literature
Reviewed by Robert H. von Thaden Jr.

2019.04.15. Garsiel, The Book of Samuel

Moshe Garsiel, The Book of Samuel: Part One, Studies in History, Historiography, Theology, and Poetics Combined
Reviewed by Rachelle Gilmour

2019.04.14. Elledge, Use of the Third Person for Self-Reference by Jesus and Yahweh

Roderick Elledge, Use of the Third Person for Self-Reference by Jesus and Yahweh: A Study of Illeism in the Bible and Ancient Near Eastern Texts and Its Implications for Christology
Reviewed by Paul Sanders

2019.04.13. Arrington, Eloquence Divine

Phillip Arrington, Eloquence Divine: In Search of God’s Rhetoric
Reviewed by Thomas H. Olbricht

2019.04.12. Wolter, The Gospel according to Luke: Volume II

Michael Wolter, The Gospel according to Luke: Volume II (Luke 9:51–24)
Reviewed by David Lertis Matson

2019.04.11. Thate, Vanhoozer, and Campbell, “In Christ” in Paul

Michael J. Thate, Kevin J. Vanhoozer, and Constantine R. Campbell, eds., “In Christ” in Paul: Explorations in Paul’s Theology of Union and Participation
Reviewed by Max Botner

2019.04.10. Sjörs, Historical Aspects of Standard Negation in Semitic

Ambjörn Sjörs, Historical Aspects of Standard Negation in Semitic
Reviewed by Dennis Pardee

2019.04.09. Silver, The Book of Esther and the Typology of Female Transfiguration in American Literature

Ariel Clark Silver, The Book of Esther and the Typology of Female Transfiguration in American Literature
Reviewed by Jennifer L. Koosed

2019.04.08. Rupschus, Frauen in Qumran

Nicole Rupschus, Frauen in Qumran
Reviewed by William Loader

2019.04.07. Le Roux, Ethics in 1 Peter

Elritia Le Roux, Ethics in 1 Peter: The Imitatio Christi and the Ethics of Suffering in 1 Peter and the Gospel of Mark, a Comparative Study
Reviewed by Joel Stephen Williams

2019.04.06. Kraus, van der Meer, and Meiser, XV Congress of the International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies

Wolfgang Kraus, Michaël van der Meer, and Martin Meiser, eds., XV Congress of the International Organization for Septuagint and Cognate Studies
Reviewed by Ville Mäkipelto

2019.04.05. Ip, A Socio-rhetorical Interpretation of the Letter to Philemon in Light of the New Institutional Economics

Alex Hon Ho Ip, A Socio-rhetorical Interpretation of the Letter to Philemon in Light of the New Institutional Economics: An Exhortation to Transform a Master-Slave Economic Relationship into a Brotherly Loving Relationship
Reviewed by Demetrius K. Williams

2019.04.04. Hildebrand, Basil of Caesarea

Stephen M. Hildebrand, Basil of Caesarea
Reviewed by Kevin M. Clarke

2019.04.03. Gardner, 1 Corinthians

Paul Gardner, 1 Corinthians
Reviewed by Andrew Spurgeon

2019.04.02. Davies, Rethinking Biblical Scholarship: Changing Perspectives 4

Philip R. Davies, Rethinking Biblical Scholarship: Changing Perspectives 4
Reviewed by Paola Mollo

2019.04.01. Chung, Translation Theory and the Old Testament in Matthew

Woojin Chung, Translation Theory and the Old Testament in Matthew: The Possibilities of Skopos Theory
Reviewed by Edmon L. Gallagher

2019.03.54. Timmins, Romans 7 and Christian Identity

Will N. Timmins, Romans 7 and Christian Identity: A Study of the ‘I’ in Its Literary Context
Reviewed by Nicholas A. Elder

2019.03.53. Pressler, Numbers

Carolyn Pressler, Numbers
Reviewed by Christian Frevel

2019.03.52. Nofoaiga, A Samoan Reading of Discipleship in Matthew

Vaitusi Nofoaiga, A Samoan Reading of Discipleship in Matthew
Reviewed by Vien V. Nguyen

2019.03.51. Neumann, Hören und Sehen

Nils Neumann, Hören und Sehen: Die Rhetorik der Anschaulichkeit in den Gottesthron-Szenen der Johannesoffenbarung
Reviewed by Garrick Allen

2019.03.50. Mathewson and Emig, Intermediate Greek Grammar

David L. Mathewson and Elodie Ballantine Emig, Intermediate Greek Grammar: Syntax for Students of the New Testament
Reviewed by Laurent Pinchard

2019.03.49. Keener, Acts: An Exegetical Commentary, Volume 4

Craig S. Keener, Acts: An Exegetical Commentary, Volume 4: 24:1–28:31
Reviewed by James P. Sweeney

2019.03.48. Jones, Frederick, Dunne, Lewellen, and Park, Ecclesia and Ethics

E. Allen Jones III, John Frederick, John Anthony Dunne, Eric Lewellen, and Janghoon Park, eds., Ecclesia and Ethics: Moral Formation and the Church

Reviewed by H. H. Drake Williams III

2019.03.47. Imes, Bearing YHWH’s Name at Sinai

Carmen Joy Imes, Bearing YHWH’s Name at Sinai: A Reexamination of the Name Command of the Decalogue
Reviewed by Mark W. Bartusch

2019.03.46. Farber, Images of Joshua in the Bible and Their Reception

Zev Farber, Images of Joshua in the Bible and Their Reception
Reviewed by Jennifer M. Matheny

2019.03.45. Estelle, Echoes of Exodus

Bryan D. Estelle, Echoes of Exodus: Tracing a Biblical Motif
Reviewed by Brent A. Strawn

2019.03.44. Emmerson, Apocalypse Illuminated

Richard K. Emmerson, Apocalypse Illuminated: The Visual Exegesis of Revelation in Medieval Illustrated Manuscripts
Reviewed by Ian Boxall

2019.03.43. Brown, The Ransom of the Soul

Peter Brown, The Ransom of the Soul: Afterlife and Wealth in Early Christianity
Reviewed by Maria E. Doerfler

2019.03.42. Winstead, New Testament Philology

Melton Bennett Winstead, ed., New Testament Philology: Essays in Honor of David Alan Black
Reviewed by N. Clayton Croy

2019.03.41. Veldhuis, History of the Cuneiform Lexical Tradition

Niek Veldhuis, History of the Cuneiform Lexical Tradition
Reviewed by Adam E. Miglio

2019.03.40. Trimm, Fighting for the King and the Gods

Charlie Trimm, Fighting for the King and the Gods: A Survey of Warfare in the Ancient Near East
Reviewed by Nicholas Wernick

2019.03.39. Stone, Secret Groups in Ancient Judaism

Michael E. Stone, Secret Groups in Ancient Judaism
Reviewed by Shayna Sheinfeld

2019.03.38. Siegal, Grünstäudl, and Thiessen, Perceiving the Other in Ancient Judaism and Early Christianity

Michal Bar-Asher Siegal, Wolfgang Grünstäudl, and Matthew Thiessen, eds., Perceiving the Other in Ancient Judaism and Early Christianity
Reviewed by Erich Gruen

2019.03.37. Nissinen, Ancient Prophecy

Martti Nissinen, Ancient Prophecy: Near Eastern, Biblical, and Greek Perspectives
Reviewed by John T. Strong

2019.03.36. Nagy and Egeresi, Propheten der Epochen

Viktor Kókai Nagy and László Sándor Egeresi, eds., Propheten der Epochen / Prophets during the Epochs: Festschrift für István Karasszon zum 60. Geburstag / Studies in Honour of István Karasszon for His 60th Birthday
Reviewed by Markus Zehnder

2019.03.35. Kok, The Beloved Apostle?

Michael J. Kok, The Beloved Apostle? The Transformation of the Apostle John into the Fourth Evangelist
Reviewed by Deolito Vender Vistar Jr.

2019.03.34. Hurtado, Texts and Artefacts

Larry W. Hurtado, Texts and Artefacts: Selected Essays on Textual Criticism and Early Christian Manuscripts
Reviewed by Rebecca Denova

2019.03.33. Herbst, Development of an Icon

John W. Herbst, Development of an Icon: Solomon before and after King David
Reviewed by Kristin Weingart

2019.03.32. Fishwick, Cult Places and Cult Personnel in the Roman Empire

Duncan Fishwick, Cult Places and Cult Personnel in the Roman Empire
Reviewed by Robert Brian Lewis

2019.03.31. Assmann, The Invention of Religion

Jan Assmann, The Invention of Religion: Faith and Covenant in the Book of Exodus
Reviewed by Marvin A. Sweeney

2019.03.30. Steinberg and Stone, The Shape of the Writings

Julius Steinberg and Timothy J. Stone, eds., The Shape of the Writings
Reviewed by Katharine Dell

2019.03.29. Sherwood, The Bible and Feminism

Yvonne Sherwood, ed., The Bible and Feminism: Remapping the Field
Reviewed by Susanne Scholz

2019.03.28. Schreiner, Commentary on Hebrews

Thomas R. Schreiner, Commentary on Hebrews
Reviewed by Pheme Perkins

2019.03.27. Peterson, Genesis as Torah

Brian Neil Peterson, Genesis as Torah: Reading Narrative as Legal Instruction
Reviewed by Calum Carmichael

2019.03.26. Mizrahi, Witnessing a Prophetic Text in the Making

Noam Mizrahi, Witnessing a Prophetic Text in the Making: The Literary, Textual, and Linguistic Development of Jeremiah 10:1–16
Reviewed by Peter Porzig

2019.03.25. Miller, The Dragon, the Mountain, and the Nations

Robert D. Miller, The Dragon, the Mountain, and the Nations: An Old Testament Myth, Its Origins, and Its Afterlives
Reviewed by Mark McEntire

2019.03.24. Hiestermann, Paul and the Synoptic Jesus Tradition

Heinz Hiestermann, Paul and the Synoptic Jesus Tradition
Reviewed by Panayotis Coutsoumpos

2019.03.23. Heilig, Hidden Criticism?

Christoph Heilig, Hidden Criticism? The Methodology and Plausibility of the Search for a Counter-Imperial Subtext in Paul
Reviewed by Mark D. Given

2019.03.22. Garuti, Le dossier Jézabel

Paolo Garuti, Le dossier Jézabel: L’imaginaire de la femme royale entre Bible hébraïque, cultures hellénisées et monde romain
Reviewed by Anne Létourneau

2019.03.21. Fine, The Menorah

Steven Fine, The Menorah: From the Bible to Modern Israel
Reviewed by Benjamin D. Gordon

2019.03.20. Zacharias, Matthew’s Presentation of the Son of David

H. Daniel Zacharias, Matthew’s Presentation of the Son of David
Reviewed by Wongi Park

2019.03.19. Wu, Suffering in Romans

Siu Fung Wu, Suffering in Romans
Reviewed by Timothy J. Bertolet

2019.03.18. Shaner, Enslaved Leadership in Early Christianity

Katherine A. Shaner, Enslaved Leadership in Early Christianity
Reviewed by Ralph J. Korner

2019.03.17. Scholz, The Bible as Political Artifact

Susanne Scholz, The Bible as Political Artifact: On the Feminist Study of the Hebrew Bible
Reviewed by Sandie Gravett

2019.03.16. Jonker, Defining All-Israel in Chronicles

Louis C. Jonker, Defining All-Israel in Chronicles: Multi-levelled Identity Negotiation in Late Persian-Period Yehud
Reviewed by J. H. Price

2019.03.15. Gorman, Scripture and Its Interpretation

Michael J. Gorman, ed., Scripture and Its Interpretation: A Global, Ecumenical Introduction to the Bible
Reviewed by Luis Menéndez-Antuña

2019.03.14. Claassens and Sharp, Feminist Frameworks and the Bible

L. Juliana Claassens and Carolyn J. Sharp, eds., Feminist Frameworks and the Bible: Power, Ambiguity, and Intersectionality
Reviewed by Susanne Scholz

2019.03.13. Burke, The Syriac Tradition of the Infancy Gospel of Thomas

Tony Burke, The Syriac Tradition of the Infancy Gospel of Thomas: A Critical Edition and English Translation
Reviewed by Joseph Azize

2019.03.12. Brown, A Handbook to Old Testament Exegesis

William P. Brown, A Handbook to Old Testament Exegesis
Reviewed by Douglas Stuart

2019.03.11. Block, Obadiah

Daniel I. Block, Obadiah: A Discourse Analysis of the Hebrew Bible
Reviewed by J. Michael Thigpen

2019.03.10. Weissenrieder and Coote, The Interface of Orality and Writing

Annette Weissenrieder and Robert B. Coote, eds., The Interface of Orality and Writing: Speaking, Seeing, Writing in the Shaping of New Genres
Reviewed by Jason M. Silverman

2019.03.09. Wasserman and Gurry, A New Approach to Textual Criticism

Tommy Wasserman and Peter J. Gurry, A New Approach to Textual Criticism: An Introduction to the Coherence-Based Genealogical Method
Reviewed by Robert F. Hull Jr.

2019.03.08. Walton, Trebilco, and Gill, The Urban World and the First Christians

Steve Walton, Paul R. Trebilco, and David W. J. Gill, eds., The Urban World and the First Christians
Reviewed by Alan Cadwallader

2019.03.07. Tucker, The Holiness Composition in the Book of Exodus

Paavo N. Tucker, The Holiness Composition in the Book of Exodus
Reviewed by William Johnstone

2019.03.06. Roth, The Parables in Q

Dieter T. Roth, The Parables in Q
Reviewed by Sam Tsang

2019.03.05. Otto, Deuteronomium 12–34

Eckart Otto, Deuteronomium 12–34: Volume 1: 12,1–23,15; Volume 2: 23,16–34,12
Reviewed by Mark Hamilton

2019.03.04. Grabbe, Ancient Israel

Lester L. Grabbe, Ancient Israel: What Do We Know and How Do We Know It?
Reviewed by Kristin A. Swanson

2019.03.03. Chapman and Rodgers, A Companion to Josephus

Honora Howell Chapman and Zuleika Rodgers, eds., A Companion to Josephus
Reviewed by Chris Seeman

2019.03.02. Beck, Jesus and His Enemies

Robert R. Beck, Jesus and His Enemies: Narrative Conflict in the Four Gospels
Reviewed by Elizabeth Struthers Malbon

2019.03.01. Bautch and Knoppers, Covenant in the Persian Period

Richard J. Bautch and Gary N. Knoppers, eds., Covenant in the Persian Period: From Genesis to Chronicles
Reviewed by Pieter de Vries

2019.02.40. Westfall and Dyer, The Bible and Social Justice

Cynthia Long Westfall and Bryan R. Dyer, eds., The Bible and Social Justice: Old Testament and New Testament Foundations for the Church’s Urgent Call
Reviewed by Yung Suk Kim

2019.02.39. Magny, Porphyry in Fragments

Ariane Magny, Porphyry in Fragments: Reception of an Anti-Christian Text in Late Antiquity
Reviewed by Pieter W. van der Horst

2019.02.38. Lear, Scribal Composition

Sheree Lear, Scribal Composition: Malachi as a Test Case
Reviewed by Michael H. Floyd

2019.02.37. Kwon, Scribal Culture and Intertextuality

Jiseong James Kwon, Scribal Culture and Intertextuality
Reviewed by Brandon R. Grafius

2019.02.36. Hamilton, A Kingdom for a Stage

Mark W. Hamilton, A Kingdom for a Stage: Political and Theological Reflection in the Hebrew Bible
Reviewed by Diana Edelman

2019.02.35. Gafney, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah

Wilda C. M. Gafney, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah
Reviewed by Jason Lecureux

2019.02.34. Duff, Jesus Followers in the Roman Empire

Paul B. Duff, Jesus Followers in the Roman Empire
Reviewed by Sarah E. Rollens

2019.02.33. Bartlett, Christology in the New Testament

David L. Bartlett, Christology in the New Testament
Reviewed by Chris Kugler

2019.02.32. Barker, Imprecation as Divine Discourse

Kit Barker, Imprecation as Divine Discourse: Speech Act Theory, Dual Authorship, and Theological Interpretation
Reviewed by Richard S. Briggs

2019.02.31. Aus, Two Puzzling Baptisms

Roger David Aus, Two Puzzling Baptisms: First Corinthians 10:1–5 and 15:29; Studies in Their Judaic Background
Reviewed by Michael Tilly

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