Vol 6 (2006)

Volume 6

Table of Contents


Issues in the Linguistic Analysis of a Dead Language, with Particular Reference to Ancient Hebrew Abstract PDF
Robert Holmstedt
The Formation and Intention of the Haggai-Zechariah Corpus Abstract PDF
Jakob Wöhrle
Why Does Eleazar Sprinkle The Red Cow Blood? Making Sense of a Biblical ritual Abstract PDF
William K. Gilders
Nahum and the Greek Tradition on Nineveh’s Fall Abstract PDF
Aron Pinker
On the elusiveness and malleability of “Israel” Abstract PDF
Silvio Sergio Scatolini Apóstolo
“You Shall Not Abhor an Edomite, for He is Your Brother”: The Tradition of Esau and the Edomite Genealogies from an Anthropological Perspective Abstract PDF
Juan Manuel Tebes
Evil and the Disruption of Order: A Structural Analysis of the Acrostics in the First Book of Psalms Abstract PDF
Ronald Benun
The State of the Field of Hebrew Bible Study: In Conversation with John J. Collins, The Bible After Babel: Historical Criticism in a Postmodern Age (Eerdmans, 2005) Abstract PDF
David M. Carr, John J. Collins, F. W. Dobbs-Allsop, Amy Kalmanofsky
Lex Talionis in Exod 21:22–25:- Its Origin and Context Abstract PDF
Yung Suk Kim
Chronicles and The Chronicler: A Response to I. Kalimi, An Ancient Israelite Historian: Studies in the Chronicler, His Time, Place, and Writing Abstract PDF
Gary N. Knoppers, Ehud Ben Zvi, Robert L. Hubbard Jr., Ralph W. Klein, Mark A. Throntveit, Isaac Kalimi
Pinker, The Core Story in the Prologue–Epilogue of the Book of Job Abstract PDF
Aron Pinker
New Studies in Chronicles: A Discussion of Two Recently-Published Commentaries Abstract PDF
Melody D. Knowles, Christine Mitchell, Klaus Baltzer, Ehud Ben Zvi, Steven J. Schweitzer, John W. Wright, Gary N. Knoppers, Steven L. McKenzie


Review of Carol Meyers, Exodus HTML
William H. Irwin
Review of Andrei A. Orlov, The Enoch-Metatron Tradition HTML
Eva Mroczek
Review of Eileen M. Schuller, The Dead Sea Scrolls: What Have We Learned? HTML
Jean Duhaime
Review of Irmtraud Fischer, Women Who Wrestled with God: Biblical Stories of Israel’s Beginnings HTML
Amanda W. Benckhuysen
Review of Michael Avioz, Nathan’s Oracle (2 Samuel 7) and Its Interpreters HTML
David Bergen
Review of Leo Perdue, Reconstructing Old Testament Theology: After the Collapse of History HTML
Dale Patrick
Review of Roy E. Gane, Cult and Character: Purification Offerings, Day of Atonement, and Theodicy HTML
Corinna Körting
Review of Walter Brueggemann, The Book that Breathes New Life: Scriptural Authority and Biblical Theology HTML
Carluci dos Santos
Review of Marjo Korpel and Josef Oesch, eds. Layout Markers in Biblical Manuscripts and Ugaritic Tablets HTML
Wesley Hu
Review of Terence E. Fretheim, God and World in the Old Testament: A Relational Theology of Creation HTML
William H. Irwin
Review of David Toshio Tsumura, Creation and Destruction: A Reappraisal of the Chaoskampf Theory in the Old Testament HTML
Karljürgen G. Feuerherm
Review of Ehud Ben Zvi, Hosea HTML
Yair Hoffman
Review of T. A. Perry, The Honeymoon Is Over: Jonah’s Argument with God HTML
Barbara Green
Review of Ralph W. Klein, 1 Chronicles: A Commentary HTML
Steven L. McKenzie
Review of Marc Zvi Brettler, How to Read the Bible HTML
Alex Jassen
Review of Eliott Rabin, Understanding the Hebrew Bible: A Reader’s Guide HTML
Shaul Bar
Review of Kenton L. Sparks, Ancient Texts for the Study of the Hebrew Bible: A Guide to the Background Literature HTML
Mark S. Smith
Review of William G. Dever, Did God Have a Wife? Archaeology and Folk Religion in Ancient Israel HTML
Steve Wiggins
Review of Linda M. Day, Esther HTML
Gerald A. Klingbeil
Review of Nick Wyatt, The Mythic Mind: Essays on Cosmology and Religion in Ugaritic and Old Testament Literature HTML
Mark S. Smith
Review of Marvin A. Sweeney, The Prophetic Literature HTML
Joyce Rilett Wood
Review of Jan A. Wagenaar, Origin and Transformation of the Ancient Israelite Festival Calendar HTML
William K. Gilders
Review of Lisbeth S. Fried, The Priest and the Great King: Temple-Palace Relations in the Persian Empire HTML
Jeremiah Cataldo
Review of Andrew G. Vaughn and Ann E. Killebrew, eds., Jerusalem in Bible and Archaeology: The First Temple Period HTML
Carl S. Ehrlich
Review of Stephen L. Cook, The Social Roots of Biblical Yahwism HTML
Katherine M. Hayes
Review of Richard S. Hess, Song of Songs HTML
Jennifer Pfenniger
Review of Bruce K. Waltke, The Book of Proverbs, Chapters 1–15 HTML
Michael Carasik
Review of Nathan MacDonald, Deuteronomy and the Meaning of ‘Monotheism’ HTML
William S. Morrow
Review of Rolf Rendtorff, The Canonical Hebrew Bible: A Theology of the Old Testament HTML
Stephen Dempster
Review of Terence E. Fretheim, God and World in the Old Testament: A Relational Theology of Creation HTML
J. Richard Middleton
Review of David Penchansky, Twilight of the Gods: Polytheism in the Hebrew Bible HTML
Michael S. Heiser
Review of Ulla Susanne Koch, Secrets of Extispicy. The Chapter Multābiltu of the Babylonian Extispicy Series and NiṢirti bārîti Texts mainly from Aššurbanipal’s Library HTML
Scott Noegel
Review of Frank Anthony Spina, The Faith of the Outsider: Exclusion and Inclusion in the Biblical Story HTML
Andrea K. Di Giovanni
Review of Ruth Fidler, “Dreams Speak Falsely”? Dream Theophanies in the Bible: Their Place in Ancient Israelite Faith and Traditions HTML
Scott Noegel
Review of Matthias Henze, ed., Biblical Interpretation at Qumran HTML
Eileen Schuller
Review of Enrique Nardoni, Rise Up, O Judge: A Study of Justice in the Biblical World HTML
Gale A. Yee
Review of Martin Kessler, ed., Reading the Book of Jeremiah: A Search for Coherence HTML
Carolyn J. Sharp
Review of Ruth Fidler, “Dreams Speak Falsely”? Dream Theophanies in the Bible: Their Place in Ancient Israelite Faith and Traditions HTML
Shaul Bar
Review of Ian Young, ed. Biblical Hebrew: Studies in Chronology and Typology HTML
Agustinus Gianto
Review of Louis Stulman, Jeremiah HTML
Bob Becking
Review of Peter W. Flint and Patrick D. Miller, eds., with the assistance of A. Brunell and R. Roberts, The Book of Psalms: Composition and Reception HTML
Tyler F. Williams
Review of Daniel L. Simundson, Hosea, Joel, Amos, Obadiah, Jonah, Micah HTML
Paul Evans
Review of E. J. Revell, The Designation of the Individual: Expressive Usage in Biblical Narrative HTML
Stephen G. Dempster
Review of John H. Hayes, ed., Hebrew Bible: History of Interpretation HTML
Stephen D. Ryan

ISSN: 1203-1542