Friday, 19 October 2007

Review of Biblical Literature: October 17, 2007

The following new reviews have been added to the Review of Biblical Literature this week. Of significance for me are the reviews of The Symbolic Jesus, Jesus and Archaeology, and the unfortunately very expensive (US$125.00!!) Christians as a Religious Minority in a Multicultural City.

William Arnal
The Symbolic Jesus: Historical Scholarship, Judaism and the Construction of Contemporary Identity
Reviewed by Milton Moreland

Richard Cassidy
Four Times Peter: Portrayals of Peter in the Four Gospels and at Philippi
Reviewed by Timothy Wiarda

James H. Charlesworth, editor
Jesus and Archaeology
Reviewed by Jonathan Reed

Steven Holloway, editor
Orientalism, Assyriology and the Bible
Reviewed by Christopher Hays

J. Maxwell Miller and John H. Hayes
A History of Ancient Israel and Judah
Reviewed by Kenton Sparks

Sebastiano Pinto
"Ascolta figlio": Autorità e antropologia dell'insegnamento in Proverbi 1-9
Reviewed by Paul Sanders

Jean-Michel Poffet, Daniel Brizemeure, Noël Lacoudre, Émile Puech
Le Rouleau de cuivre de la grotte 3 de Qumran (3Q15): Expertise - Restauration - Epigraphie (2 Volumes)
Reviewed by Samuel Thomas

Jürgen Zangenberg and Michael Labahn, editors
Christians as a Religious Minority in a Multicultural City: Modes of Interaction and Identity Formation in Early Imperial Rome
Reviewed by Jonathan Reed

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