2019.05.60. Wood, The Alter-Imperial Paradigm

Shane J. Wood, The Alter-Imperial Paradigm: Empire Studies and the Book of Revelation
Reviewed by Joshua J. Coutts

2019.05.59. Witherington, Jesus the Seer

Ben Witherington III, Jesus the Seer: The Progress of Prophecy
Reviewed by James P. Sweeney

2019.05.58. Verheyden, Nicklas, and Hernitscheck, Shadowy Characters and Fragmentary Evidence

Joseph Verheyden, Tobias Nicklas, and Elisabeth Hernitscheck, eds., Shadowy Characters and Fragmentary Evidence: The Search for Early Christian Groups and Movements
Reviewed by Hal Taussig

2019.05.57. Tushima, The Fate of Saul’s Progeny in the Reign of David

Cephas T. A. Tushima, The Fate of Saul’s Progeny in the Reign of David
Reviewed by Ralph K. Hawkins

2019.05.56. Novick, An Introduction to the Scriptures of Israel

Tzvi Novick, An Introduction to the Scriptures of Israel: History and Theology
Reviewed by Jeff S. Anderson

2019.05.55. Hurvitz, From Genesis to Chronicles

Avi Hurvitz, From Genesis to Chronicles: Chapters in the Linguistic History of Biblical Hebrew [Hebrew]
Reviewed by Gary A. Rendsburg

2019.05.54. Holloway, Philippians

Paul A. Holloway, Philippians
Reviewed by Akio Ito

2019.05.53. Forti, “Like a Lone Bird on a Roof”

Tova L. Forti, “Like a Lone Bird on a Roof”: Animal Imagery and the Structure of Psalms
Reviewed by David Cohen

2019.05.52. Chan, The Wealth of Nations

Michael J. Chan, The Wealth of Nations: A Tradition-Historical Study
Reviewed by Brandon R. Grafius

2019.05.51. Brack, Luke’s Legato Historiography

David Brack, Luke’s Legato Historiography: Remembering the Continuity of Salvation History through Rhetorical Transitions
Reviewed by Amanda Brobst-Renaud

2019.05.50. Balentine, Wisdom Literature

Samuel E. Balentine, Wisdom Literature
Reviewed by Katharine Dell

2019.05.49. Adams, Baruch and the Epistle of Jeremiah

Sean A. Adams, Baruch and the Epistle of Jeremiah: A Commentary Based on the Texts in Codex Vaticanus
Reviewed by Edmon L. Gallagher

2019.05.48. Scholz, Feminist Interpretation of the Hebrew Bible in Retrospect II

Susanne Scholz, ed., Feminist Interpretation of the Hebrew Bible in Retrospect II: Social Locations
Reviewed by Vanessa Lovelace

2019.05.47. Middleton, The Violence of the Lamb

Paul Middleton, The Violence of the Lamb: Martyrs as Agents of Divine Judgment in the Book of Revelation
Reviewed by Gregory Stevenson

2019.05.46. Lang, Ein neues Geschlecht?

Markus Lang, ed., Ein neues Geschlecht? Entwicklung des frühchristlichen Selbstbewusstseins
Reviewed by Jonathon Lookadoo

2019.05.45. Keener, Galatians

Craig S. Keener, Galatians
Reviewed by Nijay K. Gupta

2019.05.44. Hurtado, Ancient Jewish Monotheism and Early Christian Jesus-Devotion

Larry W. Hurtado, Ancient Jewish Monotheism and Early Christian Jesus-Devotion: The Context and Character of Christological Faith
Reviewed by James F. McGrath

2019.05.43. Howell, The Pharisees and Figured Speech in Luke-Acts

Justin R. Howell, The Pharisees and Figured Speech in Luke-Acts
Reviewed by David B. Gowler

2019.05.42. Hofreiter, Making Sense of Old Testament Genocide

Christian Hofreiter, Making Sense of Old Testament Genocide: Christian Interpretations of Herem Passages
Reviewed by Eric A. Seibert

2019.05.41. Galambush, Reading Genesis

Julie Galambush, Reading Genesis: A Literary and Theological Commentary
Reviewed by R. W. L. Moberly

2019.05.40. Block, The Triumph of Grace

Daniel I. Block, The Triumph of Grace: Literary and Theological Studies in Deuteronomy and Deuteronomic Themes
Reviewed by A. J. Culp

2019.05.39. Bestock, Violence and Power in Ancient Egypt

Laurel Bestock, Violence and Power in Ancient Egypt: Image and Ideology before the New Kingdom
Reviewed by Rita Lucarelli

2019.05.38. Anderson and Bockmuehl, Creation ex nihilo

Gary A. Anderson and Markus Bockmuehl, eds., Creation ex nihilo: Origins, Development, Contemporary Challenges
Reviewed by Thomas Olbricht

2019.05.37. Abusch, The Witchcraft Series Maqlû

Tzvi Abusch, The Witchcraft Series Maqlû
Reviewed by Adam E. Miglio

2019.05.36. Vermeylen, Métamorphoses

Jacques Vermeylen, Métamorphoses: Les rédactions successives du livre de Job
Reviewed by Philippe Guillaume

2019.05.35. Tully, Hosea

Eric J. Tully, Hosea: A Handbook on the Hebrew Text
Reviewed by Barry A. Jones

2019.05.34. Suriano, A History of Death in the Hebrew Bible

Matthew J. Suriano, A History of Death in the Hebrew Bible
Reviewed by Philip S. Johnston

2019.05.33. Reynolds, The Son of Man Problem

Benjamin E. Reynolds, ed., The Son of Man Problem: Critical Readings
Reviewed by Russell Morton

2019.05.32. Quarles, Matthew

Charles L. Quarles, Matthew
Reviewed by Akiva Cohen

2019.05.31. Mackie, The Letter to the Hebrews

Scott D. Mackie, ed., The Letter to the Hebrews: Critical Readings
Reviewed by Madison N. Pierce

2019.05.30. Lawrence, Bible and Bedlam

Louise J. Lawrence, Bible and Bedlam: Madness, Sanism, and New Testament Interpretation
Reviewed by Robert J. Myles

2019.05.29. Figueroa Flórez, “Con la diestra en la espalda”

Juan David Figueroa Flórez, “Con la diestra en la espalda”: Estudio sobre las imagenes de Dios y su actuar en Lamentaciones
Reviewed by Claude F. Mariottini

2019.05.28. Carasik, The Commentator’s Bible: Genesis

Michael Carasik, ed., The Commentator’s Bible: Genesis: The Rubin JPS Miqra‘ot Gedolot
Reviewed by S. David Sperling

2019.05.27. Burnette-Bletsch, The Bible in Motion

Rhonda Burnette-Bletsch, ed., The Bible in Motion: A Handbook of the Bible and Its Reception in Film (Part 1 and 2)
Reviewed by Laura Copier

2019.05.26. Bristow, Sharing Abraham?

George Bristow, Sharing Abraham? Narrative Worldview, Biblical and Qur’anic Interpretation and Comparative Theology in Turkey
Reviewed by John W. Fadden

2019.05.25. Baron, Hicks-Keeton, and Thiessen, The Ways That Often Parted

Lori Baron, Jill Hicks-Keeton, and Matthew Thiessen, eds., The Ways That Often Parted: Essays in Honor of Joel Marcus
Reviewed by Adele Reinhartz

2019.05.24. Wenham, From Good News to Gospels

David Wenham, From Good News to Gospels: What Did the First Christians Say about Jesus?
Reviewed by Nicholas A. Elder

2019.05.23. Troost-Cramer, Jesus as Means and Locus of Worship in the Fourth Gospel

Kathleen Troost-Cramer, Jesus as Means and Locus of Worship in the Fourth Gospel: Sacrifice and Worship Space in John
Reviewed by Dorothy A. Lee

2019.05.22. Toczyski, The “Geometrics” of the Rahab Story

Andrzej Toczyski, The “Geometrics” of the Rahab Story: A Multi-dimensional Analysis of Joshua 2
Reviewed by David G. Firth

2019.05.21. Stulac, History and Hope

Daniel J. Stulac, History and Hope: The Agrarian Wisdom of Isaiah 28–35
Reviewed by Willem A. M. Beuken

2019.05.20. van der Merwe, Naudé, and Kroeze, A Biblical Hebrew Reference Grammar

Christo H. J. van der Merwe, Jacobus A. Naudé, and Jan H. Kroeze, A Biblical Hebrew Reference Grammar
Reviewed by Andrew Steinmann

2019.05.19. Matassa, Invention of the First-Century Synagogue

Lidia D. Matassa, Invention of the First-Century Synagogue
Reviewed by Joshua Schwartz

2019.05.18. Hockey and Horrell, Ethnicity, Race, Religion

Katherine M. Hockey and David G. Horrell, eds., Ethnicity, Race, Religion: Identities and Ideologies in Early Jewish and Christian Texts, and in Modern Biblical Interpretation
Reviewed by Ronald Charles

2019.05.17. Geiger, Introduzione all’aramaico biblico

Gregor Geiger, Introduzione all’aramaico biblico
Reviewed by Craig E. Morrison

2019.05.16. Elness-Hanson, Generational Curses in the Pentateuch

Beth E. Elness-Hanson, Generational Curses in the Pentateuch: An American and Maasai Intercultural Analysis
Reviewed by G. Geoffrey Harper

2019.05.15. Elliott, Family Empires, Roman and Christian

Susan M. (Elli) Elliott, Family Empires, Roman and Christian: Vol. 1: Roman Family Empires: Household, Empire, Resistance
Reviewed by Caroline Johnson Hodge

2019.05.14. Dolce, “Losing One’s Head” in the Ancient Near East

Rita Dolce, “Losing One’s Head” in the Ancient Near East: Interpretation and Meaning of Decapitation
Reviewed by Nathan Shedd

2019.05.13. Dietrich, Dupré, Häußling, and Schmitt, Religion und Krieg

Manfried Dietrich, Wilhelm Dupré, Ansgar Häußling, and Rüdiger Schmitt, eds., Religion und Krieg
Reviewed by Bob Becking

2019.05.12. Stewart Lester, Prophetic Rivalry, Gender, and Economics

Olivia Stewart Lester, Prophetic Rivalry, Gender, and Economics: A Study in Revelation and Sibylline Oracles 4–5
Reviewed by Jonathan Groce

2019.05.11. Skinner, A Companion to the New Testament

Matthew L. Skinner, A Companion to the New Testament: The General Letters and Revelation
Reviewed by J. Michael McKay Jr.

2019.05.10. Powell, Introducing the New Testament

Mark Alan Powell, Introducing the New Testament: A Historical, Literary, and Theological Survey
Reviewed by Jay Harrington

2019.05.09. Okoye, Genesis 1–11

James Chukwuma Okoye, Genesis 1–11: A Narrative-Theological Commentary
Reviewed by Joan Cook

2019.05.08. Karner, Ueberschaer, and Zapff, Texts and Contexts of the Book of Sirach

Gerhard Karner, Frank Ueberschaer, and Burkard M. Zapff, eds., Texts and Contexts of the Book of Sirach/Texte und Kontexte des Sirachbuches
Reviewed by Ibolya Balla

2019.05.07. Grafius, Reading Phinehas, Watching Slashers

Brandon R. Grafius, Reading Phinehas, Watching Slashers: Horror Theory and Numbers 25
Reviewed by Richard Walsh

2019.05.06. Finsterbusch and Norbert Jacoby, MT-Jeremia und LXX-Jeremia 25–52

Karin Finsterbusch and Norbert Jacoby, MT-Jeremia und LXX-Jeremia 25–52: Synoptische Übersetzung und Analyse der Kommunikationsstruktur
Reviewed by Georg A. Walser

2019.05.05. Ebeling, Wright, Elliott, and Flesher, The Old Testament in Archaeology and History

Jennie Ebeling, J. Edward Wright, Mark Elliott, and Paul V. M. Flesher, eds., The Old Testament in Archaeology and History
Reviewed by Lester L. Grabbe

2019.05.04. Copenhaver, Reconstructing the Historical Background of Paul’s Rhetoric in the Letter to the Colossians

Adam Copenhaver, Reconstructing the Historical Background of Paul’s Rhetoric in the Letter to the Colossians
Reviewed by Matthew S. Collins

2019.05.03. Conterno, Temistio Orientale

Maria Conterno, Temistio Orientale: Orazioni temistiane nella tradizione siriaca e araba
Reviewed by Ilaria L. E. Ramelli

2019.05.02. Cheung, Wisdom Intoned

Simon Chi-Chung Cheung, Wisdom Intoned: A Reappraisal of the Genre ‘Wisdom Psalms’
Reviewed by Scott C. Jones

2019.05.01. Anselmo, Fece ciò che è male agli occhi di Yhwh

Vincenzo Anselmo, Fece ciò che è male agli occhi di Yhwh: La figura narrativa di Acab in 1 Re
Reviewed by Andrea Ravasco