Mar 3, 2012

Recent Biographies of New Testament Scholars

Michael Bird has listed four of his favorite biographies of New Testament scholars here.

Mar 2, 2012

Logos' Free Book of the Month

Logos Bible software is offering volume one of D. Martyn Lloyd-Jones' Studies in the Book of Acts entitled Authentic Christianity as its free book of the month. This volume covers Acts1—3. You can get more information here.

Mar 1, 2012

Free Audio of A Tale of Three Kings is offering a free audio download for the month of March is Gene Edwards' book A Tale of Three Kings. For a description of the book and instructions go here

Latest Issue of Review of Biblical Literature

The latest issue of Review of Biblical Literature is out. Reviews can be accessed by clicking the links below.
Katharine Dell, ed.
Ethical and Unethical in the Old Testament: God and Humans in Dialogue
Reviewed by Walter Brueggemann
Georg Fischer
Der Prophet wie Mose: Studien zum Jeremiabuch
Reviewed by Bob Becking
Robert F. Hull Jr.
The Story of the New Testament Text: Movers, Materials, Motives, Methods, and Models
Reviewed by Larry W. Hurtado
Reviewed by Jean-François Racine
David Instone-Brewer
Feasts and Sabbaths: Passover and Atonement
Reviewed by Joshua Schwartz
Thomas Richard Kämmerer, ed.
Studien zu Ritual und Sozialgeschichte im Alten Orient/Studies on Rituals and Society in the Ancient Near East: Tartuer Symposien 1998-2004
Reviewed by Gerhard Karner
Jennifer L. Koosed
Gleaning Ruth: A Biblical Heroine and Her Afterlives
Reviewed by Helen Leneman
Peter Oakes
Reading Romans in Pompeii: Paul's Letter at Ground Level
Reviewed by Richard A. Wright
Mark Allan Powell, ed.
Methods for Matthew
Reviewed by Daniel A. Smith
Michael Tait and Peter Oakes, eds.
Torah in the New Testament: Papers Delivered at the Manchester-Lausanne Seminar of June 2008
Reviewed by William Loader

Feb 28, 2012

The So-Called Jesus Tomb Back in the News

Check out Todd Bolen's multiple posts on his blog concerning the so-called Jesus tomb that made such a stir some time back. If you are not familiar with Todd's blog, you should be. 

Feb 26, 2012

The Jerusalem Syndrome

Here is an interesting article on the so-called Jerusalem Syndrome.