Review of Biblical Literature Newsletter, 30 December 2010

Alejandro F. Botta and Pablo R. Andiñach, eds.
The Bible and the Hermeneutics of Liberation
Reviewed by Jeremy Punt

François Bovon
New Testament and Christian Apocrypha: Collected Studies II
Reviewed by Christopher R. Matthews

Athalya Brenner, Archie Chi Chung Lee, and Gale A. Yee, eds.
Reviewed by John Anderson

Gregg Gardner and Kevin L. Osterloh, eds.
Antiquity in Antiquity: Jewish and Christian Pasts in the Greco-Roman World
Reviewed by Matthew W. Mitchell

E. Grypeou and H. Spurling, eds.
The Exegetical Encounter between Jews and Christians in Late Antiquity
Reviewed by Judith M. Lieu

Olav Hammer, ed.
Alternative Christs
Reviewed by Brent Landau

Thomas Holsinger-Friesen
Irenaeus and Genesis: A Study of Competition in Early Christian Hermeneutics
Reviewed by Ludger Schwienhorst-Schönberger

Aren M. Maeir and Pierre de Miroschedji, eds.
“I Will Speak the Riddles of Ancient Times”: Archaeological and Historical Studies in Honor of Amihai Mazar on the Occasion of His Sixtieth Birthday
Reviewed by Gilbert Lozano

Hilary Marlow
Biblical Prophets and Contemporary Environmental Ethics
Reviewed by Norman Habel

Steven L. McKenzie
Introduction to the Historical Books: Strategies for Reading
Reviewed by Patrick Russell

Juha Pakkala and Martti Nissinen, eds.
Houses Full of All Good Things: Essays in Memory of Timo Veijola
Reviewed by Carly Crouch

Lorenzo Scornaienchi
Sarx und Soma bei Paulus: Der Mensch zwischen Destruktivität und Konstruktivität
Reviewed by Christof Landmesser

Mark S. Smith
God in Translation: Deities in Cross-Cultural Discourse in the Biblical World
Reviewed by Christopher B. Hays

Peter S. Williamson
Reviewed by Markus Lang

Joel Willitts
Matthew’s Messianic Shepherd-King: In Search of ‘The Lost Sheep of the House of Israel’
Reviewed by Don Garlington

Joel L. Watts
Joel L. Watts holds a Masters of Arts from United Theological Seminary with a focus in literary and rhetorical criticism of the New Testament. He is currently a Ph.D. student at the University of the Free State, analyzing Paul’s model of atonement in Galatians. He is the author of Mimetic Criticism of the Gospel of Mark: Introduction and Commentary (Wipf and Stock, 2013), a co-editor and contributor to From Fear to Faith: Stories of Hitting Spiritual Walls (Energion, 2013), and Praying in God's Theater, Meditations on the Book of Revelation (Wipf and Stock, 2014).

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