RBL blog - 2015/6/1

The following new reviews have been added to the Review of Biblical Literature and listed on the RBL blog.

Studies in Classical Hebrew Moshe Bar-Asher; Aaron Koller, ed.

Reviewed by Jerome A. Lund

The Messianic Kingship of Jesus: A Study of Christology and Redemptive History in Matthew’s Gospel with Special Reference to the “Royal Enthronment” Psalms Sungho Choi

Reviewed by Robert L. Foster

Ethics and Biblical Narrative: A Literary and Discourse-Analytical Approach to the Story of Josiah S. Min Chun

Reviewed by Benjamin J. M. Johnson

Ancient Jewish Letters and the Beginnings of Christian Epistolography Lutz Doering

Reviewed by B. J. Oropeza

The World of the New Testament: Cultural, Social, and Historical Contexts Joel B. Green, Lee Martin McDonald, eds.

Reviewed by Kathleen E. Mills

Christian Identity in the Gospel of Philip Minna Heimola

Reviewed by Tavis A. Bohlinger

Judean Antiquities 15: Translation and Commentary Jan Willem van Henten

Reviewed by Arie W. Zwiep

Early Christianity in the Lycus Valley Ulrich Huttner

Reviewed by John C. Poirier

Dangerous Sisters of the Hebrew Bible Amy Kalmanofsky

Reviewed by Glenn Pemberton

But These Are Written…: Essays on Johannine Literature in Honor of Professor Benny C. Aker Craig S. Keener, Jeremy S. Crenshaw, and Jordan Daniel May, eds.

Reviewed by Phillip J. Long

Die sumerische Königshymne Šulgi F Kai Lämmerhirt

Reviewed by Niek Veldhuis

Interpreting the Bible and Aristotle in Late Antiquity: The Alexandrian Commentary Tradition between Rome and Baghdad

Josef Lössl and John W. Watt, eds.

Reviewed by Siam Bhayro

Between Rome and Jerusalem: Herod the Great and His Sons in Their Struggle for Recognition Bieke Mahieu

Reviewed by Frank E. Dicken

The Politics of Israel’s Past: The Bible, Archaeology and Nation-Building

Emanuel Pfoh and Keith W. Whitelam, eds. Reviewed by Pekka Pitkanen

How We Got the New Testament: Text, Transmission, Translation Stanley E. Porter

Reviewed by Pheme Perkins Reviewed by Sylvie Raquel

Material Culture Matters: Essays on the Archaeology of the Southern Levant in Honor of Seymour Gitin John R. Spencer, Robert A. Mullins, and Aaron J. Brody, eds.

Reviewed by Raz Kletter

Qumran Revisted: A Reassessment of the Archaeology of the Site and Its Texts David Stacey and Gregory Doudna

Reviewed by Ian Werrett Reviewed by James H. Charlesworth

Encountering Violence in the Bible Markus Zehnder and Hallvard Hagelia, eds.

Reviewed by Paul Middleton