Feb 2, 2024

Free eBook: The First Christian Slave: Onesimus in Context

Wipf and Stock is offering a free eBook copy of The First Christian Slave: Onesimus in Context by Mary Ann Beavis. Keep in mind that offer is only good until February 5. Here are the instructions to get your copy.

1. Click on this link.
2. Click "ADD TO CART" on the eBook option.
3. Use the code "ONESIMUS
4. Upon checkout completion, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions of how to download your free eBook.

Feb 1, 2024

Free Logos Resources for February

Logos is offering these three freebies this month: The Dynamics of Parallelism by Adele Berlin, Christ in the Early Christian Hymns by Daniel Liderbach, a free ebook, Pause for Power: A 365-Day Journey through the Scriptures by Warren Wiersbe, and the audio book John: An Expositional Commentary by R. C. Sproul. You can get these free resources and also purchase others at significant discounts here, here, here, and here.

Jan 31, 2024

John 1

Ian Paul has a very good post here on John 1.

Jan 30, 2024

The Latest Issue of the Review of Biblical Literature

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 to read them.

David J. A. Clines, Joban Papers (Sheffield Phoenix)
Israel McGrew

Margaret Froelich, Jesus and the Empire of God: Royal Language and Imperial Ideology in the Gospel of Mark (T&T Clark)
Jin Young Choi

Thomas Kazen, Impurity and Purification in Early Judaism and the Jesus Tradition (SBL Press)
Jonathan Klawans

Nancy Klancher, The Biblical Mothers Deliver: The Chosen, the Saved, and the Disavowed (Cascade)
Claudia D. Bergmann

Ben C. Ollenburger, God the Creator: The Old Testament and the World God Is Making (Baker Academic)
Gerald A. Klingbeil

M. John-Patrick O’Connor, The Moral Life according to Mark (T&T Clark)
David J. Neville

Jonathan D. Redding, One Nation under Graham: Apocalyptic Rhetoric and American Exceptionalism (Baylor University Press)
Greg Carey

Jens Schröter, The Apocryphal Gospels: Jesus Traditions outside the Bible (Cascade)
Ian N. Mills

Arthur Walker-Jones, Psalms Book 2, An Earth Bible Commentary: “As a Doe Groans” (T&T Clark)
Nancy L. deClaissé-Walford

Steve Walton, Reading Acts Theologically (T&T Clark)
Reed Metcalf

Jan 29, 2024

Updated Collection of Caesarea Maritima Photos and Free PDFs

The latest BiblePlaces newsletter is offering a free set of 150 updated photos of Caesarea Maritima, some discount codes to some of their excellent resources, and links to free PDF copies to David Ussishkin's books. If you do not get the free newsletter, you can sign up here (scroll down to the bottom of the page). If you already get the newsletter, take up and read!