Vol 11 (2011)

Volume 11

Table of Contents


Zechariah 8 and its Allusions to Jeremiah 30–33 and Deutero-Isaiah Abstract PDF
Elie Assis
“Some Worthless and Reckless Fellows”: Landlessness and Parasocial Leadership in Judges Abstract PDF
Brian R. Doak
Structure and Meaning in the Third Vision of Amos (7:7–17) Abstract PDF
Martha E. Campos
The Book of The Watchers (1 Enoch 1–36): An Anti-Mosaic, Non-Mosaic, or Even Pro-Mosaic Writing? Abstract PDF
Veronika Bachmann
David’s Elite Warriors and Their Exploits in the Books of Samuel and Chronicles Abstract PDF
Moshe Garsiel
The Shattered Dream. The Prophecies of Joel: A Bridge between Ezekiel and Haggai? Abstract PDF
Tova Ganzel
Comparison With David as a Means of Evaluating Character in the Book of Kings Abstract PDF
Amos Frisch
Biblical Hebrew Wayyiqtol: A Dynamic Definition Abstract PDF
Alexander Andrason
Semantics and the Semantics of ברא: A Rejoinder to the Arguments Advanced by B. Becking and M. Korpel Abstract PDF
Ellen van Wolde, Robert Rezetko
The Narrative Effect of Psalms 84–89 Abstract PDF
Robert E. Wallace
The Call Narratives of Gideon and Moses: Literary Convention or More? Abstract PDF
Hava Shalom-Guy
The Mound on the Mount: A Possible Solution to the Problem with Jerusalem Abstract PDF
Israel Finkelstein, Ido Koch, Oded Lipschits
Lot and His Daughters (Gen 19:30–38). Further Literary and Stylistic Examinations Abstract PDF
Talia Sutskover
The Typological Classification of the Hebrew of Genesis: Subject-Verb or Verb-Subject? Abstract PDF
Robert D. Holmstedt
Jeffrey Stackert


Review of Anderson, Gary A., Sin: A History (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009). HTML
Micah D. Kiel
Review of Nakhai, Beth Alpert (ed.), The World of Women in the Ancient and Classical Near East (Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2008). HTML
Elaine T. James
Review of Grabbe, Lester L. (ed.), Israel in Transition: From Late Bronze II to Iron IIa (c. 1250-850 B.C.E.) Volume 1. The Archaeology (LHBOTS, 491; ESHM, 7; New York: T&T Clark, 2008). HTML
Trent C. Butler
Review of Klauk, Hans-Josef, B. McGinn, P. Mendes-Flohr, C.-L. Seow, H. Spieckermann, B.D. Walfish, E. Ziolkowski (eds.) , Encyclopedia of the Bible and Its Reception: AaronAniconism (Berlin and New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2009). HTML
Stephen Westerholm
Review of Bernat,David A., Sign of the Covenant: Circumcision in the Priestly Tradition (Ancient Israel and its Literature 3; Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature, 2009). HTML
Trent C. Butler
Review of Horsley, Richard A. (ed.), In the Shadow of Empire: Reclaiming the Bible as a History of Faithful Resistance (Louisville, Ky.: Westminster/John Knox Press, 2008). HTML
Jonathan Bernier
Review of Westbrook, Raymond and Bruce Wells, , Everyday Law in Biblical Israel: An Introduction (Louisville, Ky.: Westminster John Knox, 2009). HTML
Victor H. Matthews
Review of KUSATU (Kleine Untersuchengen zur Sprache des Alten Testaments und seiner Umwelt) 8.9 (2008). HTML
John Cook
Review of Hadjiev,Tchavdar S., The Composition and Redaction of the Book of Amos (BZAW, 393; Berlin: de Gruyter, 2009) HTML
Matthieu Richelle
Review of Green, Deborah A. and Laura S. Lieber (eds.), Scriptural Exegesis: The Shapes of Culture and the Religious Imagination, Essays in Honour of Michael Fishbane (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009). HTML
William A. Tooman
Review of Tebes, Juan Manuel, Centro y Periferia en el mundo antiguo: El Negev y sus interacciones con Egipto, Asiria, y el Levante en la Edad del Hierro (1200-586 a.C.) (Ancient Near East Monographs, 1; 2nd ed.; Buenos Aires/Atlanta: SBL & CEHAO, 2008) HTML
Romina Della Casa
Review of Moberly, R. W. L., The Theology of the Book of Genesis (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009). HTML
Tim Stone
Review of Cotrozzi, Stefano, Expect the Unexpected: Aspects of Pragmatic Foregrounding in Old Testament Narratives (LHBOTS, 510: New York: T & T Clark, 2010). HTML
Krzysztof J. Baranowski
Review of Crane, Ashley S., Israel's Restoration: A Textual-Comparative Exploration of Ezekiel 3639 (VTSup, 122; Leiden, Boston: Brill, 2008). HTML
Iain M. Duguid
Review of Jones, Scott C., Rumors of Wisdom: Job 28 as Poetry (BZAW, 398; Berlin, New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2009). HTML
August H. Konkel
Review of Petterson, Anthony R., Behold Your King: The Hope for the House of David in the Book of Zechariah (LHBOTS, 513; New York: T & T Clark, 2009). HTML
Anna Suk Yee Lee
Review of Smith, Richard G., The Fate of Justice and Righteousness During David's Reign: Narrative Ethics and Rereading the Court History According to 2 Samuel 8:1520:26 (LHBOTS, 508; New York, NY: T&T Clark, 2009). HTML
Adam Brown
Review of Hagedorn, Anselm C. and Henrik Pfeiffer (eds.), Die Erzväter in der biblischen Tradition: Festschrift für Matthias Köckert (BZAW, 400; Berlin, de Gruyter, 2009). HTML
Christophe Nihan
Review of Tuckett, Christopher (ed.), Feasts and Festivals (Contributions to Biblical Exegesis & Theology, 53; Leuven: Peeters, 2009). HTML
Peter Altmann
Review of Webster, Brian L., The Cambridge Introduction to Biblical Hebrew with CD-ROM (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009). HTML
H. Daniel Zacharias
Review of Fleming, Daniel E. and Sara J. Milstein, The Buried Foundation of the Gilgamesh Epic: The Akkadian Huwawa Narrative (CM, 39; Leiden: Brill, 2010). HTML
Scott C. Jones
Review of Jindo, Job Y., Biblical Metaphor Reconsidered: A Cognitive Approach to Poetic Prophecy in Jeremiah 124 (HSM, 64; Winona Lake, Ind.: Eisenbrauns, 2010). HTML
Hyuk-ki Kim
Review of Allen, Leslie C., Jeremiah: A Commentary (OTL; Louisville, Ky.: Westminster John Knox, 2008). HTML
Hetty Lalleman
Review of Niditch, Susan, My Brother Esau is a Hairy Man: Hair and Identity in Ancient Israel (New York: Oxford University Press, 2008). HTML
Jonathan Y. Rowe
Review of Boccaccini, Gabriele and Giovanni Ibba (eds.), Enoch and Mosaic Torah: The Evidence of Jubilees (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, 2009). HTML
Rodney A. Werline
Review of Corley, Jeremy and Vincent Skemp (eds.), Studies in the Greek Bible: Essays in Honor of Francis T. Gignac, S.J. (CBQMS, 44; Washington, DC: The Catholic Biblical Association of America, 2008). HTML
Claude Cox
Review of Pratico, Gary D. and Miles V. Van Pelt, Basics of Biblical Hebrew Grammar (2nd. ed.; Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2007) and idem, Basics of Biblical Hebrew Workbook (2nd. ed.; Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2007). HTML
Mary L. Conway
Review of Davis, Ellen F., Scripture, Culture, and Agriculture: An Agrarian Reading of the Bible (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2009). HTML
Steven J. Schweitzer
Review of de Hulster, Izaak J. and Rüdiger Schmitt, (eds.), Iconography and Biblical Studies: Proceedings of the Iconography Sessions at the Joint EABS / SBL Conference, 2226 July 2007, Vienna, Austria (AOAT, 361; Münster: Ugarit, 2009). HTML
Frank Ueberschaer
Review of Tooman, William A. and Michael A. Lyons (eds.), Transforming Visions: Transformations of Text, Tradition, and Theology in Ezekiel (Princeton Theological Monograph Series, 127; Eugene, Oreg.: Pickwick, 2010). HTML
Jason Gile
Review of Chung, Youn Ho, The Sin of the Calf: The Rise of the Bible's Negative Attitude Toward the Golden Calf (LHBOTS, 523; New York: T & T Clark, 2010). HTML
Lissa M. Wray Beal
Review of O'Dowd, Ryan, The Wisdom of Torah: Epistemology in Deuteronomy and the Wisdom Literature (FRLANT, 225; Göttingen: Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht, 2009). HTML
Doug Ingram
Review of Klein, Anja, Schriftauslegung im Ezechielbuch: Redaktionsgeschichtliche Untersuchungen zu Ez 3439 (BZAW, 391; Berlin and New York: Walter de Gruyter, 2008). HTML
William A. Tooman
Review of Smith, Mark S., God in Translation: Deities in Cross-Cultural Discourse in the Biblical World (Grand Rapids, Mich./Cambridge,UK: William B. Eerdmans, 2010). HTML
Michael W. Duggan
Review of Westbrook, Raymond and Bruce Wells, , Everyday Law in Biblical Israel: An Introduction Louisville, Ky.: Westminster John Knox, 2009). HTML
David P. Wright
Review of Matthews, Victor H., , More than Meets the Ear: Discovering the Hidden Contexts of Old Testament Conversations (Grand Rapids, Mich.: Eerdmans, 2008). HTML
Colin Toffelmire
Review of Earl, Douglas, Reading Joshua as Christian Scripture (Journal of Theological Interpretation Supplement 2; Winona Lake, Ind.: Eisenbrauns, 2010). HTML
J. Gordon McConville
Review of Schiffman, Lawrence, , The Courtyards of the House of the Lord: Studies in the Temple Scroll (STDJ, 75; Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2008). HTML
Dwight D. Swanson
Review of Fischer, Stefan, Das Hohelied Salomos zwischen Poesie und Erzählung: Erzähltextanalyse eines poetischen Textes (FAT, 72; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck 2010). HTML
Matthias Hopf
Review of Trebolle Barrera, Julio and Susana Pottecher, Job (Madrid: Trotta, 2011). HTML
Andrés Piquer Otero
Review of Barrick, W. Boyd, BMH as Body Language: A Lexical and Iconographical Study of the Word BMH When not a Reference to Cultic Phenomena in Biblical and Post-Biblical Hebrew (LHBOTS, 477; London, New York: T&T Clark, 2008). HTML
Elizabeth Hayes
Review of Halvorson-Taylor, Martien, Enduring Exile: The Metaphorization of Exile in the Hebrew Bible HTML
John Ahn
Review of Oswald, Wolfgang, Nathan der Prophet: Eine Untersuchung zu 2Samuel 7 und 12 und 1Könige 1 (ATANT, 94; Zurich: Theologischer Verlag, 2008). HTML
Jürg Hutzli
Review of Knoppers, Gary N., and Kenneth A. Ristau, eds., Community Identity in Judean Historiography: Biblical and Comparative Perspectives (Winona Lake, Ind.: Eisenbrauns, 2009). HTML
Steven J. Schweitzer
Review of Janse, Sam, , You are My Son: The Reception History of Psalm 2 in Early Judaism and the Early Church (Contributions to Biblical Exegesis & Theology, 51; Leuven: Peeters, 2009). HTML
Scott C. Jones
Bosworth, David A., The Story within a Story in Biblical Hebrew Narrative HTML
Shannon Baines
Vialle, Catherine, Une analyse comparée d'Esther TM et LXX: Regard sur deux récits d'une même histoire HTML
Veronika Bachmann
Meer, Michaël van der, Percy van Keulen, Wido van Peursen, and Bas ter Haar Romeny (eds.), Isaiah in Context: Studies in Honour of Arie van der Kooij on the Occasion of his Sixty-Fifth Birthday HTML
J. Blake Couey
Day, John (ed.), Prophecy and the Prophets in Ancient Israel HTML
J. Todd Hibbard
Holmstedt, Robert D., Ruth: A Handbook on the Hebrew Text HTML
Anthony R. Pyles
Russell, Stephen C., Images of Egypt in Early Biblical Literature: Cisjordan-Israelite, Transjordan-Israelite, and Judahite Portrayals HTML
Safwat Marzouk
Nicklas, Tobias, Friedrich V. Reiterer, and Joseph Verheyden (eds.), The Human Body in Death and Resurrection HTML
Anke Dorman
IS LUDLUL BĒL NĒMEQI WISDOM LITERATURE? A review article of: Annus, Amar and Alan Lenzi, Ludlul bēl nēmeqi: The Standard Babylonian Poem of the Righteous Sufferer HTML
Victor Avigdor Hurowitz
Yasur-Landau, Assaf, Jennie R. Ebeling, and Laura B. Mazow (eds.), Household Archaeology in Ancient Israel and Beyond HTML
Cynthia Shafer-Elliott
MAKING THE PAST PRESENT A review article of: Halpern, Baruch, From Gods to God: The Dynamics of Iron Age Cosmologies HTML
Nathan MacDonald
Sommer, Benjamin D., The Bodies of God and the World of Ancient Israel HTML
J Todd Hibbard
Weeks, Stuart, An Introduction to the Study of Wisdom Literature HTML
Scott C Jones
Evans, Paul S., The Invasion of Sennacherib in the Book of Kings: A Source-Critical and Rhetorical Study of 2 Kings 18–19 HTML
Gordon Oeste
Ballhorn, Egbert, Israel am Jordan: Narrative Topographie im Buch Josua HTML
Ernst Axel Knauf
Linafelt, Tod, Claudia V. Camp, and Timothy Beal, (eds.) The Fate of King David: The Past and Present of a Biblical Icon HTML
Johannes Klein
George, Mark K., Israel's Tabernacle as Social Space HTML
AJ Culp
Meadors, Edward P., Idolatry and the Hardening of the Heart: A Study in Biblical Theology HTML
Rob Barrett
OF DAVID'S ACTIONS AND THE DAVIDIC REDACTION A review article of: Fischer, Alexander Achilles, Von Hebron nach Jerusalem: Eine redaktionsgeschichtliche Studie zur Erzählung von König David in II Sam 1–5 HTML
Jeremy M Hutton
Tiemeyer, Lena Sofia, For The Comfort of Zion: The Geographical and Theological Location of Isaiah 40–55 HTML
Mark Leuchter
Jindo, Job Y., Biblical Metaphor Reconsidered: A Cognitive Approach to Poetic Prophecy in Jeremiah 1–24 HTML
Paul Kang-Kul Cho

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