Category Archives: Books

ISD Has a List of New Volumes

Schriftgelehrte Traditionsliteratur: Fallstudien zur innerbiblischen Schriftauslegung im Alten Testament, by Konrad Schmid Verstehen als Aneignung: Hermeneutik im Markusevangelium, by Johannes U. Beck Professorenbuch der Theologischen Fakultät der Universität Wittenberg 1502 bis 1815/17, edited by Armin Kohnle and Beate Kusche

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Die Septuaginta der Samuelbücher: Untersucht unter Einbeziehung ihrer Rezensionen

V&R have published this new work and have sent a review copy.  It is massively technical and evidence for the author’s expertise and profound depth of knowledge. It’s goal is simple (at least in terms of simplicity of description): In dieser … Continue reading

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Biblia Americana

ISD have just announced a new series by Mohr titled Biblia Americana. Biblia Americana: America’s First Bible Commentary. A Synoptic Commentary on the Old and New Testaments. Volume 5: Proverbs – Jeremiah. If such things interest you, see the link … Continue reading

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Ferdinand Christian Baur und die Geschichte des frühen Christentums

Ferdinand Christian Baur und die Geschichte des frühen Christentums, Hrsg. v. Martin Bauspieß, Christof Landmesser u. David Lincicum has been sent along from Mohr Siebeck (thanks Sabine!) for review. Ferdinand Christian Baur (1792–1860) kann als einer der entscheidenden Impulsgeber für … Continue reading

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Leuchter / Lamb And Israel’s History

The Historical Writings: Introducing Israel’s Historical Literature.  From Fortress, who say History has an inescapable centrality in the Hebrew Bible, and biblical narratives are for many readers the best recognized and most memorable parts of the Bible. The history of … Continue reading

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1 Samuel as Christian Scripture

Eerdman’s have sent a copy of this volume for review in the Scandinavian Journal of the Old Testament.  Consequently, my review will appear there rather than here. I mention it here nonetheless because I think it amazingly helpful for any … Continue reading

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God and the Faithfulness of Paul

I appreciate Christoph Heilig pointing out the existence of this new work: God and the Faithfulness of Paul – A Critical Examination of the Pauline Theology of N.T. Wright, Ed. by Christoph Heilig, J. Thomas Hewitt and Michael F. Bird. … Continue reading

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