RBL Blog - 2015/5/1

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

The Torah in 1Maccabees: A Literary Critical Approach to the Text Francis Borchardt

Reviewed by Thomas Hieke

Reflections on the Early Christian History of Religion—Erwägungen zur frühchristlichen Religionsgeschichte Cilliers Breytenbach and Jörg Frey, eds.

Reviewed by Thomas J. Kraus

Die Samuelbücher im deuteronomistischen Geschichtswerk: Studien zu den Geschichtsüberlieferungen des Alten Testaments II Walter Dietrich

Reviewed by Mark W. Hamilton

The Oral Gospel Tradition James D. G. Dunn

Reviewed by David B. Sloan

Chronicling the Chronicler: The Book of Chronicles and Early Second Temple Historiography Paul S. Evans and Tyler F. Williams, eds.

Reviewed by Michael D. Matlock

The Archaeology of Jerusalem: From the Origins to the Ottomans Katharina Galor and Hanswulf Bloedhorn

Reviewed by Aren M. Maeir

From Earth to Heaven: A Literary Study of the Eliijah Stories in the Book of Kings Moshe Garsiel

Reviewed by Keith Bodner Reviewed by David A. Glatt-Gilad

Psalm 18 in Words and Pictures: A Reading through Metaphor Alison Ruth Gray

Reviewed by Leslie C. Allen

Israelite Prophecy and the Deuteronomistic History: Portrait, Reality, and the Formation of a History Mignon R. Jacobs and Raymond F. Person Jr., eds.

Reviewed by James M. Bos Reviewed by Thomas Wagner

Q11: 39a, 42, 39b, 41, 43-44: Woes against the Pharisees Ronald Jolliffe, Gertraud Harb, Christoph Heil, Anneliese Felber, and Angelika Magnes

Reviewed by Peter J. Judge

Babylonian Creation Myths W. G. Lambert

Reviewed by Michael S. Moore

The Zohar: Pritzker Edition, Volume 6 Daniel C. Matt, trans.

Reviewed by Ralph K. Hawkins

God as Father in Paul: Kingship Language and Identity Formation in Early Christianity Abera M. Mengestu

Reviewed by Inhee C. Berg

Signs of Salvation: The Theme of Creation in John’s Gospel Anthony M. Moore

Reviewed by Brian J. Tabb

Constructing the Self: Thinking with Paul and Michel Foucault Valérie Nicolet-Anderson

Reviewed by Chris L. de Wet

Who Do People Say I Am? Rewriting Gospel in Emerging Christianity Vernon K. Robbins

Reviewed by Michael J. Kok

Literature as Politics, Politics as Literature: Essays on the Ancient Near East in Honor of Peter Machinist David S. Vanderhooft and Abraham Winitzer, eds.

Reviewed by Shawn W. Flynn

No Longer Written: The Use of Conjectural Emendation in the Restoration of the Text of the New Testament, the Epistle of James as a Case Study Ryan Donald Wettlaufer

Reviewed by Jeff Cate