Review of Biblical Literature Newsletter (February 26, 2013)

The latest reviews from the Review of Biblical Literature include: Jewish Scriptures and Cognate Studies Melissa A. Jackson, Comedy and Feminist Interpretation of the Hebrew Bible: A Subversive Collaboration, reviewed by Kathryn D. Blanchard Tremper Longman III, Introducing the Old Testament: A Short Guide to Its History and Message, reviewed by Trent Butler James D. Nogalski, The Book of the […]

Dr. Hildegard von Bingen

Courtesy of Michael Barber, I have realized (somewhat belatedly) that Hildegard von Bingen has now been added to the list of “doctors of the church.” Like many, I have been very unfamiliar with Hildegard, but some of her hymnody is exceptional (e.g.,, Pandora).