Review of Biblical Literature Newsletter (April 25, 2013)

The latest reviews from the Review of Biblical Literature include: Jewish Scriptures and Cognate Studies Victor H. Matthews, The Hebrew Prophets and Their Social World: An Introduction, reviewed by Aren M. Maeir and by Stewart Moore Jonathan T. Pennington, Reading the Gospels Wisely: A Narrative and Theological Introduction, reviewed by Joel B. Green Iain Provan and Mark J. Boda, eds., Let […]

Biblical Theology Bulletin 43, no. 1

The next issue of the Biblical Theology Bulletin includes: David M. Bossman, “Politicization of Theological Claims Is (Still) Local” Victor H. Matthews, “Taking Calculated Risks: The Story of the Cannibal Mothers (2 Kings 6:24–7:20)” Brian Schmisek, “The Body of His Glory Resurrection Imagery in Philippians 3:20–21” Simon J. Joseph, “‘Love Your Enemies’: The Adamic Wisdom of Q […]

Walton, Matthews, and Chavalas, Bible Background Commentary: Old Testament

Ahead of class this fall, the folks at InterVarsity have kindly forwarded John Walton, Victor Matthews, and Mark Chavalas’s Old Testament backgrounds commentary (2000). According to the publisher’s description, The unique commentary joins The IVP Bible Background Commentary: New Testament in providing historical, social and cultural background for each passage of the Old Testament. From […]