Vol 5 (2005)

Volume 5

Table of Contents

Articles

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
“The Hand of a Woman”: Deborah and Yael (Judges 4) Abstract PDF
Elie Assis
In Conversation with W. M. Schniedewind, How the Bible Became a Book: The Textualization of Ancient Israel (Cambridge, 2003) PDF
David M. Carr, Tamara Cohn Eskenazi, Christine Mitchell, William M. Schniedewind, Gary N. Knoppers, David M. Carr, Christine Mitchell, William M. Schniedewind
The Origin of Biblical Israel Abstract PDF
Philip R. Davies
Could Saul Rule Forever? A New Look at 1 Samuel 13:13–14 Abstract PDF
Michael Avioz
Death, Social Conflict, and the Barley Harvest in the Hebrew Bible Abstract PDF
Brian Britt
Job, Hopeful or Hopeless? The Significance of גם in Job 16:19 and Job’s Changing Conceptions of Death Abstract PDF
David Kummerow
Tracing the Origin of the Sabbatical Calendar in the Priestly Narrative (Genesis 1 to Joshua 5) Abstract PDF
Philippe Guillaume
On the meaning of קשת נחושה Abstract PDF
Aron Pinker
A Rejoinder to A. Brenner, “Regulating ‘sons’ and ‘daughters’ in the Torah and in Proverbs: Some Preliminary Insights” Abstract PDF
Francis Landy
Regulating ‘sons’ and ‘daughters’ in the Torah and in Proverbs: Some Preliminary Insights Abstract PDF
Athalya Brenner
New Light on the Nebiim from Alexandria: A Chronography to Replace the Deuteronomistic History Abstract PDF
Ph. Guillaume
Geminate Ballast and Clustering: An Unrecognized Literary Feature in Ancient Semitic Poetry Abstract PDF
Scott Noegel
The Hard ‘Sell’ in Nah 3:4b Abstract PDF
Aron Pinker
Prolegomena for the Sociolinguistics of Classical Hebrew Abstract PDF
William M. Schniedewind
Ostraca KhQ1 and KhQ2 from the Cemetery of Qumran: A New Edition Abstract PDF
Greg Doudna
Shalmaneser III and the Levantine States: The “Damascus Coalition Rebellion” Abstract PDF
A. Kirk Grayson
Uzzah’s Rebellion Abstract PDF
Ingrid M. Haase
Letting the “Bi-Word” “Rule” in Joel 2:17 Abstract PDF
James R. Linville
Jubilee Calendar Rescued From the Flood Narrative Abstract PDF
S. Najm, Ph. Guillaume
Ledabbēr Baššelî (2 Sam. 3: 27) “To Talk Peace” Abstract PDF
Meir Malul

Reviews

Review of Walter Brueggemann, Worship in Ancient Israel: An Essential Guide HTML
Brian P. Irwin
Review of Jacob Milgrom, Leviticus: A Book of Ritual and Ethics HTML
William K. Gilders
Review of S. A. Nigosian, From Ancient Writings to Sacred Texts: The Old Testament and Apocrypha HTML
John Kaltner
Review of Elie Assis, Self-Interest or Communal Interest: An Ideology of Leadership in the Gideon, Abimelech and Jephthah Narratives (Judg 6-12) HTML
Gord Oeste
Review of M. Christine Tetley, The Reconstructed Chronology of the Divided Kingdom HTML
Steven L. McKenzie
Review of Sarah J. Dille, Mixing Metaphors: God as Mother and Father in Deutero-Isaiah HTML
Mary Louise Mitchell
Review of J. P. Fokkelman, Major Poems of the Hebrew Bible. At the Interface of Prosody and Structural Analysis. Volume IV: Job 15 – 42 HTML
Wesley Hu
Review of Robert T. Anderson and Terry Giles, Tradition Kept: The Literature of the Samaritans HTML
Alex Jassen
Review of Mark S. Smith, The Memoirs of God: History, Memory and the Experience of the Divine in Ancient Israel HTML
Ellen White
Review of Roy L. Heller, Narrative Structure and Discourse Constellations: An Analysis of Clause Function in Biblical Hebrew Prose HTML
Cristian G. Rata
Review of Norbert Lohfink, Qoheleth HTML
John L. McLaughlin
Review of Frances Flannery-Dailey, Dreamers, Scribes, and Priests: Jewish Dreams in the Hellenistic and Roman Eras HTML
Scott B. Noegel
Review of Z. Talshir and D. Amara, eds., On the Border Line. Textual Meets Literary Criticism. HTML
Ehud Ben Zvi
Review of Bob Becking, Between Fear and Freedom. Essays on the Interpretation of Jeremiah 30–31 HTML
Kathleen M. O’Connor
Review of Marc Bregman, The Tanhuma-Yelammedenu Literature: Studies in the Evolution of the Versions HTML
Jason Kalman
Review of Paul E. Fitzpatrick, S.M., The Disarmament of God: Ezekiel 38–39 in Its Mythic Context HTML
T. M. Lemos
Review of Isaac Kalimi, An Ancient Israelite Historian: Studies in the Chronicler, His Time, Place and Writing HTML
Paul Evans
Review of Isaac Kalimi, The Reshaping of Ancient Israelite History in Chronicles HTML
Ken Ristau
Review of Carol Meyers, Households and Holiness: The Religious Culture of Israelite Women HTML
Ellen White
Review of André LaCocque, Ruth HTML
Lissa M. Wray Beal
Review of Anthony F. Campbell, Joshua to Chronicles An Introduction HTML
Patricia Dutcher-Walls
Review of R. P. Gordon and J. C. de Moor, eds., The Old Testament in Its World HTML
Mark W. Hamilton
Review of Rüdiger Schmitt, Magie im Alten Testament HTML
Scott B. Noegel
Review of Philip S. Johnston, Shades of Sheol: Death and Afterlife in the Old Testament HTML
John L. McLaughlin
Review of William K. Gilders, Blood Ritual in the Hebrew Bible: Meaning and Power HTML
Jan A. Wagenaar
Review of John C. Reeves, ed., Bible and Qur’an: Essays in Scriptural Intertextuality HTML
Christine Mitchell
Review of L. Juliana M. Claassens, The God who Provides: Biblical Images of Divine Nourishment HTML
Jane S. Webster
Review of Stephen L. Cook and Corrine L. Patton, eds., Ezekiel’s Hierarchical World: Wrestling with a Tiered Reality HTML
Dale Laundervile
Review of Tammi J. Schneider, Sarah: Mother of Nations HTML
Ellen White
Review of Hyun Chul Paul Kim, Ambiguity, Tension, and Multiplicity in Deutero-Isaiah HTML
Don Polaski
Review of Lillian Klein, From Deborah to Esther: Sexual Politics in the Hebrew Bible HTML
Ken Stone
Review of John J. Collins, Introduction to the Hebrew Bible with CD-ROM HTML
John Kaltner
Review of Jodi Magness, The Archaeology of Qumran and the Dead Sea Scrolls HTML
Madelyn Yribarren
Review of Ian Young, ed., Biblical Hebrew: Studies in Chronology and Typology HTML
Bernon P. Lee
Review of Alfredo Fabio Borodowski, Isaac Abravanel on Miracles, Creation, Prophecy and Evil: The Tension Between Medieval Jewish Philosophy and Biblical Commentary HTML
Michael Carasik
Review of Rodney R. Hutton, Fortress Introduction to the Prophets HTML
Paul Evans
Review of Annette Schellenberg, Erkenntnis als Problem: Qohelet und die alttestamentliche Diskussion um das menschliche Erkennen HTML
T. A. Perry
Review of Heidi M. Szpek, ed., Voices from the University: The Legacy of the Hebrew Bible HTML
Frank Anthony Spina
Review of G. W. Lorein, The Antichrist Theme in the Intertestamental Period HTML
R. Glenn Wooden
Review of David Shepherd, Targum and Translation: A Reconsideration of the Qumran Aramaic Version of Job HTML
Jean Duhaime
Review of Marvin A. Sweeney, and Ehud Ben Zvi, eds., The Changing Face of Form Criticism in the Twenty-First Century HTML
Yehoshua Gitay
Review of William M. Schniedewind, How the Bible Became a Book: The Textualization of Ancient Israel HTML
Alex Jassen
Review of Steven L. McKenzie, 1–2 Chronicles HTML
Ken Ristau
Review of Leslie J. Hoppe, There Shall Be No Poor Among You: Poverty in the Bible HTML
Michael S. Moore
Review of Victor H. Matthews, Judges and Ruth HTML
Dr. Lissa M. Wray Beal
Review of M. Patrick Graham, Steven L. McKenzie and Gary N. Knoppers, eds., The Chronicler as Theologian: Essays in Honour of Ralph W. Klein HTML
Mark J. Boda
Review of Gerald A. Klingbeil, ed., Inicios, Paradigmas y Fundamentos: Estudios teológicos y exegéticos en el Pentateuco HTML
Carluci dos Santos
Review of Johan Renkema, Obadiah HTML
Stephen L. Cook
Review of John Pairman Brown, Israel and Hellas, Vol. III: The Legacy of Iranian Imperialism and the Individual HTML
Jon L. Berquist
Review of Philippe Guillaume, Waiting for Josiah: The Judges HTML
Marie-France Dion
Review of Marjo Korpel and Joseph Oesch, eds., Unit Delimitation in Biblical Hebrew and Northwest Semitic Literature HTML
Gary Martin
Review of J. J. M. Roberts, The Bible and the Ancient Near East: Collected Essays HTML
Francisco V. Munoz
Review of Bill T. Arnold and John H. Choi, A Guide to Biblical Hebrew Syntax HTML
Bernon P. Lee
Review of Oded Lipschits and Joseph Blenkinsopp, eds., Judah and the Judeans in the Neo-Babylonian Period HTML
Mark W. Chavalas
Review of Don C. Benjamin, The Old Testament Story: An Introduction HTML
D. Dixon Sutherland
Review of O. Lipschits, Jerusalem between Destruction and Restoration. Judah under Babylonian Rule HTML
Michael Avioz
Review of Richard S. Hess M. Daniel and R. Carroll., eds., Israel’s Messiah in the Bible and the Dead Sea Scrolls HTML
Michael O. Wise
Review of Sandra L. Richter, The Deuteronomistic History and the Name Theology: lešakkēn šemô šām in the Bible and the Ancient Near East HTML
Victor Hurowitz
Review of Johannes J. van Dijk and Markham J. Geller, with the collaboration of Joachim Oelsner, Ur III Incantations from the Frau Professor Hilprecht-Collection, Jena HTML
Martin Worthington
Review of Martin Kessler, Battle of the Gods: The God of Israel Versus Marduk of Babylon. A Literary/Theological Interpretation of Jeremiah 50–51 HTML
Dale Patrick
Review of Michael V. Fox, JPS Torah Commentary: Ecclesiastes HTML
Scott B. Noegel
Review of Alberto R. W. Green, The Storm-God in the Ancient Near East HTML
Steven J. Garfinkle
Review of Gale A. Yee, Poor Banished Children of Eve: Woman as Evil in the Hebrew Bible HTML
Tammi Schneider
Review of Gregory L. Doudna, 4Q Pesher Nahum: A Critical Edition HTML
Rob Kugler
Review of Timothy Lim, Pesharim HTML
Adam L. Porter
Review of Frederick W. Knobloch, ed., Biblical Translation in Context HTML
Paul S. Ash
Review of Jack M. Sasson, Archie C. C. Lee, Craig Y. S. Ho, and Fook Kong Wong, Hebrew Origins: Historiography, History, Faith of Ancient Israel HTML
Mark J. Boda
Review of Carolyn J. Sharp, Prophecy and Ideology in Jeremiah: Struggles for Authority in the Deutero-Jeremianic Prose HTML
Yair Hoffman
Review of Max Rogland, Alleged Non-Past Uses of Qatal in Classical Hebrew HTML
Agustinus Gianto
Review of Duck-Woo Nam, Talking About God: Job 42:7–9 and the Nature of God in the Book of Job HTML
Michael Carasik
Review of Yohan Pyeon, You Have Not Spoken What Is Right About Me: Intertextuality and the Book of Job HTML
Loren Fisher
Review of V. Stephen Parrish, A Story of the Psalms: Conversation, Canon, and Congregation HTML
B. J. Embry
Review of Peter Ochs and Nancy Levene, eds., Textual Reasonings: Jewish Philosophy and Text Study at the End of the Twentieth Century HTML
Martin S. Jaffee
Review of Mark D. Futato, Beginning Biblical Hebrew HTML
Bernon P. Lee
Review of Marvin A. Sweeney, Zephaniah HTML
John D. W. Watts
Review of Richard J. Clifford, Psalms 73–150 HTML
Bruce A. Power
Review of Gerlinde Baumann, Love and Violence: Marriage as Metaphor for the Relationship between YHWH and Israel in the Prophetic Books HTML
Mark W. Hamilton
Review of Jay F. Shachter, trans., The Commentary of Abraham ibn Ezra on the Pentateuch, volume 5: Deuteronomy HTML
Martin Lockshin
Review of J. P. Fokkelman, Major Poems of the Hebrew Bible: At the Interface of Prosody and Structural Analysis. Vol III: The Remaining 65 Psalms HTML
Walter Brueggemann
Review of L. Allen and T. Laniak, Ezra, Nehemiah, Esther HTML
D. Harvey
Review of Myung Soo Suh, The Tabernacle in the Narrative History of Israel from the Exodus to the Conquest HTML
Michael M. Homan
Review of William P. Brown, Seeing the Psalms: A Theology of Metaphor HTML
Carleen Mandolfo
Review of John Barton, Understanding Old Testament Ethics: Approaches and Explorations HTML
Waldemar Janzen
Review of Gernot Wilhelm, ed., Akten des IV. Internationalen Kongresses für Hethitologie. Würzburg, 4.–8. Oktober 1999 HTML
Gary Beckman
Review of Kristin De Troyer, Judith A. Herbert, Judith Ann Johnson, and Anne-Marie Korte, eds., Wholly Woman, Holy Blood HTML
Jon Baker
Review of Donald R. Vance, A Hebrew Reader for Ruth HTML
Carolyn J. Sharp
Review of Israel Knohl, The Divine Symphony: The Bible’s Many Voices HTML
Francis Landy
Review of Danna Nolan Fewell, The Children of Israel: Reading the Bible for the Sake of Our Children HTML
Marian Broida
Review of Aron Dotan, ed., The Parallel Bible, Hebrew-English Old Testament: With the Biblia Hebraica Leningradensia and the King James Version HTML
Clinton Moyer


ISSN: 1203-1542