Review of Biblical Literature Newsletter (August 8, 2013)

The latest reviews from the Review of Biblical Literature are detailed in the newsletter dated August 8 but arrived in my inbox only yesterday. These include: Jewish Scriptures and Cognate Studies Judith Baskin and Kenneth Seeskin, eds., The Cambridge Guide to Jewish History, Religion, and Culture, reviewed by Alan Avery-Peck Jan Joosten, Collected Studies on the Septuagint: From […]

Journal of Biblical Literature 131, no. 2

The Journal of Biblical Literature 131, no. 2 includes: Morten H. Jensen, “Climate, Droughts, Wars, and Famines in Galilee as a Background for Understanding the Historical Jesus” James M. Trotter, “Death of the אלהים in Psalm 82” Molly M. Zahn, “Genre and Rewritten Scripture: A Reassessment” Michael M. Winter, “Interlopers Reunited: The Early Translators of Ben […]