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June 2015 Book Reviews

  • Accompanied by a Believing Wife: Ministry and Celibacy in the Earliest Christian Communities by Raymond F. Collins . Read a review here.
  • Ancient Gospel or Modern Forgery? The Secret Gospel of Mark in Debate: Proceedings from the 2011 York University Christian Apocrypha Symposium edited by Tony Burke. Read a review here.
  • The Bible, Gender, and Reception History: The Case of Job’s Wife by Katherine Low. Read a review here.
  • Encountering Images of Spiritual Transformation: The Thoroughfare Motif within the Plot of Luke-Acts by James M. Morgan. Read a review here.
  • I Will Surely Multiply Your Offspring: An Old Testament Theology of the Blessing of Progeny with Special Attention to the Latter Prophets by Jamie Viands.  Read a review here.
  • Joshua: Crossing Divides by J. Gordon McConville.  Read a review here.
  • Paradise in Antiquity: Jewish and Christian Views edited by Markus Bockmuehl and Guy G. Stroumsa.  Read a review here.
  • Revisiting the Days of Genesis: A Study of the Use of Time in Genesis 1-11 in Light of Its Ancient Near Eastern and Literary Context by B.C. Hodge.  Read a review here.
  • Toward Understanding the Hebrew Canon: A Form-Critical Approach by Martin J. Buss.  Read a review here.
  • “When You Were Gentiles” Specters of Ethnicity in Roman Corinth and Paul’s Corinthian Correspondence by Cavan W. Concannon.  Read a review here.