Tag: Jewish Scriptures

  • 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.; affiliate disclosure). An audio version of the Hebrew Bible is also available here in “Sephardic-style modern Hebrew.” Although the audio quality is not as crisp…

  • 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.

  • Lectures on Solomon

    According to Todd Bolen, The Memory and Identity Working Group, University of California, Berkeley is hosting a lecture entitled “Mining for Solomon” by Professor Steven Weitzman (Stanford University) on Tuesday, September 6, 2011. For more information, see here.