2018.09.20. Younger, A Political History of the Arameans

K. Lawson Younger Jr., A Political History of the Arameans: From Their Origins to the End of Their Polities
Reviewed by Stefania Mazzoni

2018.09.19. Thauer and Wendt, Thucydides and Political Order

Christian R. Thauer and Christian Wendt, eds., Thucydides and Political Order: Concepts of Order and the History of the Peloponnesian War
Reviewed by Thomas P. Nelligan

2018.09.18. Myers, Blessed among Women?

Alicia D. Myers, Blessed among Women? Mothers and Motherhood in the New Testament
Reviewed by Matthew S. Collins

2018.09.17. Levin and Müller, Herrschaftslegitimation in vorderorientalischen Reichen der Eisenzeit

Christoph Levin and Reinhard Müller, eds., Herrschaftslegitimation in vorderorientalischen Reichen der Eisenzeit
Reviewed by Andrew Knapp

2018.09.16. Heilig, Hewitt, and Bird, God and the Faithfulness of Paul

Christoph Heilig, J. Thomas Hewitt, and Michael F. Bird, eds., God and the Faithfulness of Paul: A Critical Examination of the Pauline Theology of N. T. Wright
Reviewed by Nijay Gupta

2018.09.15. Giambrone, Sacramental Charity, Creditor Christology, and the Economy of Salvation in Luke’s Gospel

Anthony Giambrone, Sacramental Charity, Creditor Christology, and the Economy of Salvation in Luke’s Gospel
Reviewed by Timothy W. Reardon

2018.09.14. Frey and Popkes, Jesus, Paulus und die Texte von Qumran

Jörg Frey and Enno Edzard Popkes, eds., Jesus, Paulus und die Texte von Qumran
Reviewed by Peter Porzig

2018.09.13. Earl, Reading Old Testament Narrative as Christian Scripture

Douglas S. Earl, Reading Old Testament Narrative as Christian Scripture
Reviewed by Benjamin J. M. Johnson

2018.09.12. Breytenbach and Zimmermann, Early Christianity in Lycaonia and Adjacent Areas

Cilliers Breytenbach and Christiane Zimmermann, Early Christianity in Lycaonia and Adjacent Areas: From Paul to Amphilochius of Iconium
Reviewed by Rosemary Canavan

2018.09.11. Ayali-Darshan, Treading on the Back of Sea

Noga Ayali-Darshan, Treading on the Back of Sea: The Combat between the Storm God and the Sea in Ancient Near Eastern Literature [Hebrew]
Reviewed by S. David Sperling

2018.09.10. Wiarda, Spirit and Word

Timothy Wiarda, Spirit and Word: Dual Testimony in Paul, John, and Luke
Reviewed by Mark Matson

2018.09.09. Stone, Uncovering Ancient Footprints

Michael E. Stone, Uncovering Ancient Footprints: Armenian Inscriptions and the Pilgrimage Routes of the Sinai
Reviewed by Sergio La Porta

2018.09.08. Stern, The Jewish Bible

David Stern, The Jewish Bible: A Material History
Reviewed by Barry Dov Walfish

2018.09.07. Silverman and Waerzeggers, Political Memory in and after the Persian Empire

Jason M. Silverman and Caroline Waerzeggers, eds., Political Memory in and after the Persian Empire
Reviewed by Jenny Rose

2018.09.06. McGeough, The Ancient Near East in the Nineteenth Century

Kevin McGeough, The Ancient Near East in the Nineteenth Century: Appreciations and Appropriations: I. Claiming and Conquering
Reviewed by Jason Anthony Riley

2018.09.05. Knapp, The Dawn of Christianity

Robert Knapp, The Dawn of Christianity: People and Gods in a Time of Magic and Miracles
Reviewed by Lee M. Jefferson

2018.09.04. Irudayaraj, Violence, Otherness and Identity in Isaiah 63:1–6

Dominic S. Irudayaraj, Violence, Otherness and Identity in Isaiah 63:1–6: The Trampling One Coming from Edom
Reviewed by Soo J. Kim

2018.09.03. Getov, A Catalogue of the Greek Manuscripts at the Ecclesiastical Historical and Archival Institute of the Patriarchate of Bulgaria

Dorotei Getov, A Catalogue of the Greek Manuscripts at the Ecclesiastical Historical and Archival Institute of the Patriarchate of Bulgaria: Volume I: Backovo Monastery
Reviewed by W. Andrew Smith

2018.09.02. Fewell, The Oxford Handbook of Biblical Narrative

Danna Nolan Fewell, ed., The Oxford Handbook of Biblical Narrative
Reviewed by Hannah M. Strømmen

2018.09.01. Brown, The Vision in Job 4 and Its Role in the Book

Ken Brown, The Vision in Job 4 and Its Role in the Book: Reframing the Development of the Joban Dialogues
Reviewed by Tobias Häner

2018.08.49. Stettler, Das Endgericht bei Paulus

Christian Stettler, Das Endgericht bei Paulus: Framesemantische und exegetische Studien zur Paulinischen Eschatologie und Soterologie
Reviewed by Jermo van Nes

2018.08.48. Sharp, The Oxford Handbook of the Prophets

Carolyn J. Sharp, ed., The Oxford Handbook of the Prophets
Reviewed by Phillip G. Camp

2018.08.47. Schell, Die Areopagrede des Paulus und Reden bei Josephus

Vítor Hugo Schell, Die Areopagrede des Paulus und Reden bei Josephus: Eine vergleichende Studie zu Apg 17 und dem historiographischen Werk des Josephus
Reviewed by Lars Kierspel

2018.08.46. Räisänen, The Bible among Scriptures and Other Essays

Heikki Räisänen, The Bible among Scriptures and Other Essays
Reviewed by Davina C. Lopez

2018.08.45. Lundbom, Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount

Jack R. Lundbom, Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount: Mandating a Better Righteousness
Reviewed by Charles L. Quarles

2018.08.44. Lenski, Constantine and the Cities

Noel Lenski, Constantine and the Cities: Imperial Authority and Civic Politics
Reviewed by Young Richard Kim

2018.08.43. 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 Theo van der Louw

2018.08.42. Holladay, Acts

Carl R. Holladay, Acts
Reviewed by Kenneth D. Litwak

2018.08.41. Derico, Oral Tradition and Synoptic Verbal Agreement

T. M. Derico, Oral Tradition and Synoptic Verbal Agreement: Evaluating the Empirical Evidence for Literary Dependence
Reviewed by Arie W. Zwiep

2018.08.40. Cuffey, The Literary Coherence of the Book of Micah

Kenneth Cuffey, The Literary Coherence of the Book of Micah: Remnant, Restoration, and Promise
Reviewed by Julia M. O’Brien

2018.08.39. Wang, Sense Perception and Testimony in the Gospel according to John

Sunny Kuan-Hui Wang, Sense Perception and Testimony in the Gospel according to John
Reviewed by Deolito V. Vistar Jr.

2018.08.38. Sharon, Judea under Roman Domination

Nadav Sharon, Judea under Roman Domination: The First Generation of Statelessness and Its Legacy
Reviewed by Joshua Schwartz

2018.08.37. Kaplan, My Perfect One

Jonathan Kaplan, My Perfect One: Typology and Early Rabbinic Interpretation of Song of Songs
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2018.08.36. Jobes, Discovering the Septuagint: A Guided Reader

Karen H. Jobes, ed., Discovering the Septuagint: A Guided Reader
Reviewed by Melvin K. H. Peters

2018.08.35. Jamir, Exclusion and Judgment in Fellowship Meals

Lanuwabang Jamir, Exclusion and Judgment in Fellowship Meals: The Socio-historical Background of 1 Corinthians 11:17–34
Reviewed by I. W. Tilma and Bart J. Koet

2018.08.34. Gallagher, Sodomscapes

Lowell Gallagher, Sodomscapes: Hospitality in the Flesh
Reviewed by Rhiannon Graybill

2018.08.33. Dewey, Inventing the Passion

Arthur J. Dewey, Inventing the Passion: How the Death of Jesus Was Remembered
Reviewed by Jay Harrington

2018.08.32. Coker, James in Postcolonial Perspective

K. Jason Coker, James in Postcolonial Perspective: The Letter as Nativist Discourse
Reviewed by Darian R. Lockett

2018.08.31. Briggs, How Children Read Biblical Narrative

Melody R. Briggs, How Children Read Biblical Narrative: An Investigation of Children’s Readings of the Gospel of Luke

Reviewed by Boris Paschke

2018.08.30. Block, Ruth: A Discourse Analysis of the Hebrew Bible

Daniel I. Block, Ruth: A Discourse Analysis of the Hebrew Bible

Reviewed by Alice L. Laffey

2018.08.29. Yona, Greenstein, Gruber, Machinist, and Paul, Marbeh Hokmah

Shamir Yona, Edward Greenstein, Mayer Gruber, Peter Machinist, and Shalom Paul, eds., Marbeh Hokmah: Studies in the Bible and the Ancient Near East in Loving Memory of Victor Avigdor Hurowitz
Reviewed by Yoram Cohen

2018.08.28. Yoder, Fishers of Fish and Fishers of Men

Tyler R. Yoder, Fishers of Fish and Fishers of Men: Fishing Imagery in the Hebrew Bible and the Ancient Near East
Reviewed by Glenn Pemberton

2018.08.27. Wilson and Edelman, History, Memory, Hebrew Scriptures

Ian Douglas Wilson and Diana Edelman, eds., History, Memory, Hebrew Scriptures: A Festschrift for Ehud Ben Zvi
Reviewed by Jeffrey P. Hudon

2018.08.26. Tofighi, Paul’s Letters and the Construction of the European Self

Fatima Tofighi, Paul’s Letters and the Construction of the European Self
Reviewed by Jay Twomey

2018.08.25. Szkredka, Sinners and Sinfulness in Luke

Slawomir Szkredka, Sinners and Sinfulness in Luke: A Study of Direct and Indirect References in the Initial Episodes of Jesus’ Activity
Reviewed by F. Scott Spencer

2018.08.24. Sharon, Judea under Roman Domination

Nadav Sharon, Judea under Roman Domination: The First Generation of Statelessness and Its Legacy
Reviewed by G. Anthony Keddie

2018.08.23. Miller, Helping Jesus Fulfill Prophecy

Robert J. Miller, Helping Jesus Fulfill Prophecy
Reviewed by J. Andrew Doole

2018.08.22. Kline, Allusive Soundplay in the Hebrew Bible

Jonathan G. Kline, Allusive Soundplay in the Hebrew Bible
Reviewed by Paul Korchin

2018.08.21. Kibbe, Godly Fear or Ungodly Failure?

Michael Harrison Kibbe, Godly Fear or Ungodly Failure? Hebrews 12 and the Sinai Theophanies
Reviewed by Brian C. Small

2018.08.20. Duncan, Ecclesiastes

Julie Ann Duncan, Ecclesiastes
Reviewed by Jennifer L. Koosed

2018.08.19. Zumstein, L’évangile selon saint Jean (1–12)

Jean Zumstein, L’évangile selon saint Jean (1–12)
Reviewed by Jeffrey M. Tripp

2018.08.18. Scafi, Die Vermessung des Paradieses

Alessandro Scafi, Die Vermessung des Paradieses: Eine Kartographie des Himmels auf Erden
Reviewed by Bob Becking

2018.08.17. Römer, The Invention of God

Thomas Römer, The Invention of God
Reviewed by Jeremiah Cataldo

2018.08.16. Porter, The Letter to the Romans

Stanley E. Porter, The Letter to the Romans: A Linguistic and Literary Commentary
Reviewed by Markus Oehler

2018.08.15. Nelligan, The Quest for Mark’s Sources

Thomas P. Nelligan, The Quest for Mark’s Sources: An Exploration of the Case for Mark’s Use of First Corinthians
Reviewed by Heike Omerzu

2018.08.14. Loretz, Entstehung des Judentums

Oswald Loretz, Entstehung des Judentums: Ein Paradigmenwechsel
Reviewed by Jordan M. Scheetz

2018.08.13. Lee, Mapping Judah’s Fate in Ezekiel’s Oracles against the Nations

Lydia Lee, Mapping Judah’s Fate in Ezekiel’s Oracles against the Nations
Reviewed by Tobias Häner

2018.08.12. Kamrada, Heroines, Heroes, and Deity

Dolores G. Kamrada, Heroines, Heroes, and Deity: Three Narratives of the Biblical Heroic Tradition
Reviewed by Peter J. Sabo

2018.08.11. Guthrie, 2 Corinthians

George H. Guthrie, 2 Corinthians
Reviewed by H. H. Drake Williams III

2018.08.10. Coussement, “Because I Am Greek”

Sandra Coussement, “Because I Am Greek”: Polyonymy as an Expression of Ethnicity in Ptolemaic Egypt
Reviewed by Stewart Moore

2018.08.09. Townsley, The Straight Mind in Corinth

Gillian Townsley, The Straight Mind in Corinth: Queer Readings across 1 Corinthians 11:2–16
Reviewed by James N. Hoke

2018.08.08. Sumpter, The Substance of Psalm 24

Philip Sumpter, The Substance of Psalm 24: An Attempt to Read Scripture after Brevard S. Childs
Reviewed by David Cohen


2018.08.07. Porter, The Apostle Paul: His Life, Thought, and Letters

Stanley E. Porter, The Apostle Paul: His Life, Thought, and Letters
Reviewed by H. H. Drake Williams III

2018.08.06. Morehouse, Death’s Dominion

Nathaniel J. Morehouse, Death’s Dominion: Power, Identity, and Memory at the Fourth-Century Martyr Shrine
Reviewed by Carly Daniel-Hughes

2018.08.05. Jacobs, The Books of Haggai and Malachi

Mignon R. Jacobs, The Books of Haggai and Malachi
Reviewed by Stacy Davis

2018.08.04. Dozeman, The Pentateuch: Introducing the Torah

Thomas B. Dozeman, The Pentateuch: Introducing the Torah
Reviewed by Rachelle Gilmour

2018.08.03. Crawford and Miller, Redescribing the Gospel of Mark

Barry S. Crawford and Merrill P. Miller, eds., Redescribing the Gospel of Mark
Reviewed by Barry L. Blackburn
Reviewed by Thomas P. Nelligan

2018.08.02. Cameron, The New Cambridge History of the Bible: Volume 3

Euan Cameron, ed., The New Cambridge History of the Bible: Volume 3, From 1450 to 1750
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2018.08.01. Ábel, The Psalms of Solomon and the Messianic Ethics of Paul

František Ábel, The Psalms of Solomon and the Messianic Ethics of Paul
Reviewed by Kenneth Atkinson