The latest Review of Biblical Literature (RBL)

This post is in honor of Michael Pahl and his regular RBL updates. The following new reviews have been added to the Review of Biblical Literature (RBL):

  1. Frederick E. Brenk, With Unperfumed Voice: Studies in Plutarch, in Greek Literature, Religion and Philosophy, and in the New Testament BackgroundReviewed by Thomas J. Kraus
  2. James H. Charlesworth, ed. The Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls: The Second Princeton Symposium on Judaism and Christian Origins. Reviewed by Matthew Goff
  3. Zeba A. Crook and Philip A. Harland, eds., Identity and Interaction in the Ancient Mediterranean: Jews, Christians and Others: Essays in Honour of Stephen G. Wilson. Reviewed by Thomas W. Gillespie
  4. Rodney J. Decker, Koine Greek Reader: Selections from the New Testament, Septuagint, and Early Christian Writers. Reviewed by Pierre Johan Jordaan
  5. Simcha Fishbane. Deviancy in Early Rabbinic Literature: A Collection of Socio-Anthropological EssaysReviewed by Mayer I. Gruber
  6. Mark W. Hamilton, Thomas H. Olbricht, and Jeffrey Peterson, eds., Renewing Tradition: Studies in Texts and Contexts in Honor of James W. Thompson. Reviewed by Nathan Guy
  7. Renate Jost, Gender, Sexualität und Macht in der Anthropologie des Richterbuches, Reviewed by Trent Butler
  8. Matthew Kraus, How Should Rabbinic Literature Be Read in the Modern World? Reviewed by Joshua Schwartz
  9. Larry J. Kreitzer, Hierapolis in the Heavens: Studies in the Letter to the EphesiansReviewed by Daniel Darko and by Stephan Witetschek
  10. Xabier Pikaza, Diccionario de la Biblia: Historia y Palabra, Reviewed by Daniel Bonilla-Rios
  11. Roger Ryan, JudgesReviewed by Victor H. Matthews
  12. Daniel L. Smith-Christopher, Jonah, Jesus, and Other Good Coyotes: Speaking Peace to Power in the BibleReviewed by Hector Avalos
  13. Nili Wazana, All the Boundaries of the Land: The Promised Land in Biblical Thought in Light of the Ancient Near East [Hebrew]. Reviewed by Shalom E. Holtz
  14. B. F. Westcott and F. J. A. Hort, The Greek New Testament with Dictionary. Reviewed by Allan J. McNicol

The weekly RBL email newsletter is a free service of SBL. If you wish to subscribe to the RBL email newsletter, click here.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s