2017.08.30. Turner, Israel’s Last Prophet

David L. Turner, Israel’s Last Prophet: Jesus and the Jewish Leaders in Matthew 23
Reviewed by Akiva Cohen

2017.08.29. Tiwald, Das Frühjudentum und die Anfänge des Christentums

Markus Tiwald, Das Frühjudentum und die Anfänge des Christentums: Ein Studienbuch
Reviewed by Stephan Witetschek

2017.08.28. Shauf, The Divine in Acts and in Ancient Historiography

Scott Shauf, The Divine in Acts and in Ancient Historiography
Reviewed by Kenneth D. Litwak

2017.08.27. Matty, Sennacherib’s Campaign against Judah and Jerusalem in 701 B.C.

Nazek Khalid Matty, Sennacherib’s Campaign against Judah and Jerusalem in 701 B.C.: A Historical Reconstruction
Reviewed by Ernst Axel Knauf

2017.08.26. Le Donne, A Study Companion to The Bible: An Introduction

Anthony Le Donne, A Study Companion to The Bible: An Introduction
Reviewed by José Gómez Galán

2017.08.25. Laird, Negotiating Power in Ezra-Nehemiah

Donna Laird, Negotiating Power in Ezra-Nehemiah
Reviewed by Bob Becking

2017.08.24. Giffone, ‘Sit At My Right Hand’

Benjamin D. Giffone, ‘Sit At My Right Hand’: The Chronicler’s Portrait of the Tribe of Benjamin in the Social Context of Yehud
Reviewed by Leslie C. Allen

2017.08.23. Garland, A Theology of Mark’s Gospel

David E. Garland, A Theology of Mark’s Gospel: Good News about Jesus the Messiah, the Son of God
Reviewed by Stephen C. Barton

2017.08.22. Claassens, Claiming Her Dignity

L. Julianna M. Claassens, Claiming Her Dignity: Female Resistance in the Old Testament
Reviewed by Dora Mbuwayesango

2017.08.21. Armstrong, The Role of the Rule of Faith in the Formation of the New Testament Canon

Jonathan J. Armstrong, The Role of the Rule of Faith in the Formation of the New Testament Canon according to Eusebius of Caesarea
Reviewed by Chris L. de Wet

2017.08.20. Tõniste, The Ending of the Canon

Külli Tõniste, The Ending of the Canon: A Canonical and Intertextual Reading of Revelation 21–22
Reviewed by Darian R. Lockett

2017.08.19. Sneed, Was There a Wisdom Tradition?

Mark R. Sneed, ed., Was There a Wisdom Tradition? New Prospects in Israelite Wisdom Studies
Reviewed by JiSeong Kwon

2017.08.18. Seifrid, The Second Letter to the Corinthians

Mark A. Seifrid, The Second Letter to the Corinthians
Reviewed by James P. Sweeney

2017.08.17. Scholz, Feminist Interpretation of the Hebrew Bible in Retrospect

Susanne Scholz, ed., Feminist Interpretation of the Hebrew Bible in Retrospect: Biblical Books
Reviewed by Jan Jaynes Quesada

2017.08.16. Pritula, The Wardā

Anton Pritula, The Wardā: An East Syriac Hymnological Collection: Study and Critical Edition
Reviewed by Robert A. Kitchen

2017.08.15. Mouton, Rites, mythes et prières hittites

Alice Mouton, Rites, mythes et prières hittites
Reviewed by Robert Marineau

2017.08.14. Lee, The Breaking of Bread and the Breaking of Boundaries

Minkyu Lee, The Breaking of Bread and the Breaking of Boundaries: A Study of the Metaphor of Bread in the Gospel of Matthew
Reviewed by Wongi Park

2017.08.13. Kraus and Sommer, Book of Seven Seals

Thomas J. Kraus and Michael Sommer, eds., Book of Seven Seals
Reviewed by Garrick V. Allen

2017.08.12. Downs, Alms

David J. Downs, Alms: Charity, Reward, and Atonement in Early Christianity
Reviewed by Anthony Giambrone

2017.08.11. Dietrich, Samuel (1 Sam 13–26)

Walter Dietrich, Samuel (1 Sam 13–26)
Reviewed by Mark W. Hamilton

2017.08.10. Økland, de Vos, and Wenell, Constructions of Space III

Jorunn Økland, J. Cornelis de Vos, and Karen J. Wenell, eds., Constructions of Space III: Biblical Spatiality and the Sacred
Reviewed by Bart B. Bruehler

2017.08.09. McEntire, A Chorus of Prophetic Voices

Mark McEntire, A Chorus of Prophetic Voices: Introducing the Prophetic Literature of Ancient Israel
Reviewed by Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer

2017.08.08. Mbuvi, Jude and 2 Peter

Andrew M. Mbuvi, Jude and 2 Peter: A New Covenant Commentary
Reviewed by Darian R. Lockett

2017.08.07. Küchler, Jerusalem

Max Küchler, Jerusalem: Ein Handbuch und Studienreiseführer zur Heiligen Stadt
Reviewed by James F. McGrath

2017.08.06. Isaksson and Persson, Strategies of Clause Linking in Semitic Languages

Bo Isaksson and Maria Persson, eds., Strategies of Clause Linking in Semitic Languages: Proceedings of the International Symposium on Clause Linking in Semitic Languages, Kivik, Sweden, 5–7 August 2012
Reviewed by Benjamin J. Noonan

2017.08.05. Hill, Paul and the Trinity

Wesley Hill, Paul and the Trinity: Persons, Relations, and the Pauline Letters
Reviewed by Edmon L. Gallagher

2017.08.04. Eskola, A Narrative Theology of the New Testament

Timo Eskola, A Narrative Theology of the New Testament: Exploring the Metanarrative of Exile and Restoration
Reviewed by Abson Joseph

2017.08.03. Burns, The Christian Schism in Jewish History and Jewish Memory

Joshua Ezra Burns, The Christian Schism in Jewish History and Jewish Memory
Reviewed by Michael Rosenberg

2017.08.02. Boda, Floyd, and Toffelmire, The Book of the Twelve and the New Form Criticism

Mark J. Boda, Michael H. Floyd, and Colin M. Toffelmire, eds., The Book of the Twelve and the New Form Criticism
Reviewed by Aaron Schart

2017.08.01. Aymer, Kittredge, and Sánchez, Fortress Commentary on the Bible: The New Testament

Margaret Aymer, Cynthia Briggs Kittredge, and David A. Sánchez, eds., Fortress Commentary on the Bible: The New Testament
Reviewed by Jacqueline M. Hidalgo

2017.07.42. Stang, Our Divine Double

Charles M. Stang, Our Divine Double
Reviewed by James F. McGrath

2017.07.41. Skinner, Intrusive God, Disruptive Gospel

Matthew L. Skinner, Intrusive God, Disruptive Gospel: Encountering the Divine in the Book of Acts
Reviewed by Scott Shauf

2017.07.40. Sanders, Paul: The Apostle’s Life, Letters and Thought

E. P. Sanders, Paul: The Apostle’s Life, Letters and Thought
Reviewed by Matthew V. Novenson

2017.07.39. de Regt and Wendland, A Handbook on Numbers

Lenart J. de Regt and Ernst R. Wendland, A Handbook on Numbers
Reviewed by Christian Frevel

2017.07.38. Leuchter and Lamb, The Historical Writings

Mark A. Leuchter  and David T. Lamb, The Historical Writings: Introducing Israel’s Historical Literature
Reviewed by Benjamin J. M. Johnson

2017.07.37. Estes and Sheridan, How John Works

Douglas Estes and Ruth Sheridan, eds., How John Works: Storytelling in the Fourth Gospel
Reviewed by Andrew Byers
Reviewed by R. Alan Culpepper

2017.07.36. Edelman, Fitzpatrick-McKinley, and Guillaume, Religion in the Achaemenid Persian Empire

Diana Edelman, Anne Fitzpatrick-McKinley, and Philippe Guillaume, eds., Religion in the Achaemenid Persian Empire: Emerging Judaisms and Trends
Reviewed by Jenny Rose

2017.07.35. Butts, Language Change in the Wake of Empire

Aaron Michael Butts, Language Change in the Wake of Empire: Syriac in Its Greco-Roman Context
Reviewed by Johann Cook

2017.07.34. Atkinson, A History of the Hasmonean State

Kenneth Atkinson, A History of the Hasmonean State: Josephus and Beyond
Reviewed by Joshua Schwartz

2017.07.33. Wu, Honor, Shame, and Guilt

Daniel Y. Wu, Honor, Shame, and Guilt: Social-Scientific Approaches to the Book of Ezekiel
Reviewed by Tobias Häner

2017.07.32. Phillips, The Samaritan Version of the Book of Numbers with Hebrew Variants

David Lee Phillips, The Samaritan Version of the Book of Numbers with Hebrew Variants: A Close Textual Study
Reviewed by Nathan R. Jastram

2017.07.31. Oakes, Galatians

Peter Oakes, Galatians
Reviewed by Bart J. Koet and Jaap F. van der Meij

2017.07.30. Nguyen, The Bible and Asian Culture

Dinh Anh Nhue Nguyen, ed., The Bible and Asian Culture: Reading the Word of God in Its Cultural Background and in the Vietnamese Context
Reviewed by Jione Havea

2017.07.29. Luckensmeyer and Allen, Studies of Religion and Politics in the Early Christian Centuries

David Luckensmeyer and Pauline Allen, eds., Studies of Religion and Politics in the Early Christian Centuries
Reviewed by Aaron Ricker

2017.07.28. Gruca-Macaulay, Lydia as a Rhetorical Construct in Acts

Alexandra Gruca-Macaulay, Lydia as a Rhetorical Construct in Acts
Reviewed by Marianne Blickenstaff

2017.07.27. Brown, The Days of Creation

Andrew J. Brown, The Days of Creation: A History of Christian Interpretation of Genesis 1:1–2:3
Reviewed by James F. McGrath

2017.07.26. Brotzman and Tully, Old Testament Textual Criticism

Ellis R. Brotzman and Eric J. Tully, Old Testament Textual Criticism: A Practical Introduction
Reviewed by Terry Giles

2017.07.25. Bird, The Gospel of the Lord

Michael F. Bird, The Gospel of the Lord: How the Early Church Wrote the Story of Jesus
Reviewed by Albert Lukaszewski
Reviewed by Youngju Kwon

2017.07.24. Uro, Ritual and Christian Beginnings

Risto Uro, Ritual and Christian Beginnings: A Socio-cognitive Analysis
Reviewed by Maria Karyakina

2017.07.23. Taylor, Jesus and Brian

Joan E. Taylor, ed., Jesus and Brian: Exploring the Historical Jesus and His Times via Monty Python’s Life of Brian
Reviewed by Brian LePort

2017.07.22. Seitz, Colossians

Christopher R. Seitz, Colossians
Reviewed by Devin L. White

2017.07.21. Oropeza, Exploring Second Corinthians

B. J. Oropeza, Exploring Second Corinthians: Death and Life, Hardship and Rivalry
Reviewed by Elliott C. Maloney, OSB
Reviewed by Adam White

2017.07.20. Miller, Between Israelite Religion and Old Testament Theology

Robert D. Miller II, ed., Between Israelite Religion and Old Testament Theology: Essays on Archaeology, History, and Hermeneutics
Reviewed by Ryan P. Bonfiglio

2017.07.19. Lundbom, Jeremiah: Prophet Like Moses

Jack R. Lundbom, Jeremiah: Prophet Like Moses
Reviewed by Samuel Hildebrandt

2017.07.18. Leuenberger, Segen

Martin Leuenberger, ed., Segen
Reviewed by Bob Becking

2017.07.17. Basser and Cohen, The Gospel of Matthew and Judaic Traditions

Herbert W. Basser with Marsha B. Cohen, The Gospel of Matthew and Judaic Traditions: A Relevance-based Commentary
Reviewed by Akiva Cohen

2017.07.16. Aland et al., The Greek New Testament with Dictionary

Barbara Aland, Kurt Aland, Johannes Karavidopoulos, Carlo M. Martini, and Bruce Metzger, eds., The Greek New Testament with Dictionary
Reviewed by Timothy A. Brookins

2017.07.15. Zewi, The Samaritan Version of Saadya Gaon’s Translation of the Pentateuch

Tamar Zewi, The Samaritan Version of Saadya Gaon’s Translation of the Pentateuch: Critical Edition and Study of MS London BL OR7562 and Related MSS
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

2017.07.14. Yli-Karjanmaa, Reincarnation in Philo of Alexandria

Sami Yli-Karjanmaa, Reincarnation in Philo of Alexandria
Reviewed by Gregory E. Sterling

2017.07.13. Wolter, Paul: An Outline of His Theology

Michael Wolter, Paul: An Outline of His Theology
Reviewed by Matthew V. Novenson

2017.07.12. Tull and Lapsley, After Exegesis

Patricia K. Tull and Jacqueline E. Lapsley, eds., After Exegesis: Feminist Biblical Theology
Reviewed by Lisa W. Davison

2017.07.11. Stewart, The Original Bishops

Alistair C. Stewart, The Original Bishops: Office and Order in the First Christian Communities
Reviewed by David J. DeVore

2017.07.10. Pérez Gondar, Caín, Abel y la sangre de los justos

Diego Pérez Gondar, Caín, Abel y la sangre de los justos: Gn 4, 1–16 y su recepción en la Iglesia Primitiva
Reviewed by Susana de Sola Funsten

2017.07.09. Niesiołowski-Spanò, Goliath’s Legacy

Łukasz Niesiołowski-Spanò, Goliath’s Legacy: Philistines and Hebrews in Biblical Times
Reviewed by Carl S. Ehrlich

2017.07.08. Matties, Joshua

Gordon H. Matties, Joshua
Reviewed by Ryan P. Bonfiglio

2017.07.07. Leneman and Walfish, The Bible Retold by Jewish Artists, Writers, Composers and Filmmakers

Helen Leneman and Barry Dov Walfish, eds., The Bible Retold by Jewish Artists, Writers, Composers and Filmmakers
Reviewed by James F. McGrath

2017.07.06. Kok, The Gospel on the Margins

Michael J. Kok, The Gospel on the Margins: The Reception of Mark in the Second Century
Reviewed by Elizabeth Struthers Malbon

2017.07.05. Gowler, James through the Centuries

David Gowler, James through the Centuries
Reviewed by R. Alan Culpepper

2017.07.04. Gathercole, Defending Substitution

Simon Gathercole, Defending Substitution: An Essay on Atonement in Paul
Reviewed by Jarvis J. Williams

2017.07.03. Esposito, Jesus’ Meals with Pharisees and Their Liturgical Roots

Thomas Esposito, Jesus’ Meals with Pharisees and Their Liturgical Roots
Reviewed by Dennis E. Smith

2017.07.02. Coutsoumpos, Paul, Corinth, and the Roman Empire

Panayotis Coutsoumpos, Paul, Corinth, and the Roman Empire
Reviewed by H. H. Drake Williams III

2017.07.01. Chalmers, Interpreting the Prophets

Aaron Chalmers, Interpreting the Prophets: Reading, Understanding and Preaching from the Worlds of the Prophets
Reviewed by Samuel Hildebrandt