RBL Newsletter, 14 June 2008

The following new reviews have been added to the Review of Biblical Literature.

Jim W. Adams, The Performative Nature and Function of Isaiah 40–55
Reviewed by Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer

Ward Blanton, Displacing Christian Origins: Philosophy, Secularity, and the New Testament
Reviewed by Claire Clivaz

Brian Brock, Singing the Ethos of God: On the Place of Christian Ethics in Scripture
Reviewed by Jan G. van der Watt

Walter Brueggemann, Praying the Psalms: Engaging the Scripture and the Life of the Spirit
Reviewed by Patrick D. Miller

Albert Eichhorn; trans. Jeffrey Cayzer, The Lord’s Supper in the New Testament
Reviewed by Sakari Hakkinen

Volker Gäckle, Die Starken und die Schwachen in Korinth und in Rom: Zu Herkunft und Funktion der Antithese in 1Kor 8,1–11,1 und in Röm 14,1–15,13
Reviewed by Stephan Witetschek

Mike Graves and David M. May, Preaching Matthew: Interpretation and Proclamation
Reviewed by Craig S. Keener

Gina Hens-Piazza, 1–2 Kings
Reviewed by Randall L. McKinion

Fredrik Lindgard, Paul’s Line of Thought in 2 Corinthians 4:16–5:10
Reviewed by Thomas Schmeller

Jacob Neusner, ed., The Babylonian Talmud: A Translation and Commentary: Volume 8: Tractate Yebamot
Reviewed by Rivka Ulmer

Jean-Marc Prieur, La croix chez les Pères: (du IIe au début du IVe siècle)
Reviewed by Marco Frenschkowski

Mark Roncace and Patrick Gray, eds., Teaching the Bible through Popular Culture and the Arts
Reviewed by Leonard Greenspoon

Brian S. Rosner, Greed as Idolatry: The Origin and Meaning of a Pauline Metaphor
Reviewed by H. H. Drake Williams III

David T. Runia and Gregory E. Sterling, eds., The Studia Philonica Annual: Studies in Hellenistic Judaism: Volume XIX, 2007
Reviewed by James E. Bowley

Andreas Wagner, ed., Primäre und sekundäre Religion als Kategorie der Religionsgeschichte des Alten Testaments
Reviewed by Mark W. Hamilton