The latest issue of Review of Biblical Literature is out. Reviews can be accessed by clicking the links below but unfortunately you must be a SBL member.
Jonathan Draper and Clayton Jefford, eds.
The Didache: A Missing Piece of the Puzzle in Early Christianity
Reviewed by John S. Kloppenborg
Reviewed by H. H. Drake Williams III
Discovering John: Content, Interpretation, Reception
Reviewed by Karoline M. Lewis
Beyond Biblical Theology: Sacralized Culturalism in Heikki Räisänen’s Hermeneutics
Reviewed by Michael F. Bird
Jione Havea, Margaret Aymer, and Steed Vernyl Davidson, eds.
Islands, Islanders, and the Bible: Ruminations
Reviewed by Antonios Finitsis
Reviewed by T. M. Lemos
Scripture and Law in the Dead Sea Scrolls
Reviewed by Ian Werrett
Das altassyrische Eherecht: Eine Urkundenlehr
Reviewed by Michael S. Moore
The Responsive Self: Personal Religion in Biblical Literature of the Neo-Babylonian and Persian Periods
Reviewed by Carol Newsom
Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza
Empowering Memory and Movement: Thinking and Working across Borders
Reviewed by Barbara E. Reid, O.P.
Sep 24, 2016
Sep 23, 2016
Sep 22, 2016
David Murray shares Dale Van Dyke's advice on preaching Old Testament narratives here. And Jesse Johnson has some helpful thoughts here on true and false repentance in 2 Samuel 19.
Sep 21, 2016
See this New York Times article on a charred fragment containing the first two chapters of Leviticus. The scroll was read using a new computer imaging program. This scroll was found in 1970 and has been dated by Ada Yardeni and Emanuel Tov to the first century AD.
Sep 20, 2016
Sep 19, 2016
Those interested in reading Aramaic and Syriac might be interested in this forthcoming Facebook group. The fun starts on October 16. For more information see this blog post.