Review of Biblical Literature Newsletter (June 15, 2012)

The latest reviews from the Review of Biblical Literature include: Jewish Scriptures and Cognate Studies Brian Britt, Biblical Curses and the Displacement of Tradition, reviewed by Brian Doak David M. Carr, The Formation of the Hebrew Bible: A New Reconstruction, reviewed by Christoph Berner Marjo Korpel and Johannes de Moor, The Silent God, reviewed by Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer Janet Smith, Dust or […]

Audio Hebrew Bible

At the annual Society of Biblical Literature meeting in San Francisco, I and a number of other folks picked up John Schwandt’s audio version of the United Bible Societies’ Greek New Testament (4th ed.). An audio version of the Hebrew Bible is also available here in “Sephardic-style modern Hebrew.” Although the audio quality is not as crisp as it […]

BHS with WHM 4.2 (Logos ed.): An Erratum

Online, things change. In the current version of Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia with Westminster 4.2 Morphology in Logos 4, the “Text” section of the Preface refers readers to http://www.wts.edu/hebrew/whm.html for Al Groves’ “Supplement to the Code Manual for the Michigan Old Testament” (last rev. June 7, 1989). As of this writing, this URL redirects to Westminster Seminary’s homepage, […]

Brueggemann, “Preaching and Paradigmatic Creation”

According to Lipscomb University’s website, Walter Brueggemann, will be the keynote speaker at Lipscomb University’s annual Preaching Workshop, Oct. 24-26. His keynote speech, “Preaching & Paradigmatic Creation,” is free and open to the public at 7 p.m., Monday, Oct. 24, in Shamblin Theatre. For more details, see here.