Biblia Hebraica Stuttgartensia: A Reader’s Edition Hendrickson | Deutsche Bibelgesellschaft | Amazon | CBD Several years ago (like with the Greek New Testament) I bought Zondervan’s A Reader’s Hebrew Bible (hereafter RHB) and have used it quite a bit. It’s a handy volume and I haven’t really looked to replace it; however, now that I’ve… More Book Review: BHS – A Reader’s Edition
The Good Shepherd: A Thousand-Year Journey from Psalm 23 to the New Testament by Kenneth E. Bailey IVP | Amazon | CBD Many thanks to the always-generous folks at IVP for this review copy. The Good Shepherd: A Thousand-Year Journey from Psalm 23 to the New Testament by Kenneth E. Bailey When I took the… More Book Review: The Good Shepherd
I managed to receive an extra copy of Hendrickson’s recent Dictionary of Daily Life in Biblical & Post-Biblical Antiquity: Volume 2, De–H, so naturally I thought I’d host a book giveaway. Earning a chance to win will be simple–one entry per comment below. There’s no limit to the number of comments you may leave–stack the… More Book Giveaway!
The Greek New Testament: A Reader’s Edition Hendrickson | Deutsche Bibelgesellschaft | CBD Many thanks to the kind folks at Hendrickson for this review copy! As I noted in my review of the UBS5, I have always preferred the UBS over the Nestle-Aland, and it usually comes down to one aspect—aesthetics. The UBS text is… More Bible Review: The Greek New Testament–A Reader’s Edition
Heaven, Hell and Purgatory: A Protestant View of the Cosmic Drama by Jerry L. Walls Brazos | Amazon | CBD Jerry Walls, who has published widely on Christianity’s teaching on the afterlife (though this is not a uniform concept), here seeks to articulate and defend a Protestant view of purgatory. Early on, Walls makes a… More Book Review: Heaven, Hell, and Purgatory
No, I’m not selling mine–don’t be silly! But Westminster Bookstore has a couple of volumes on sale that you might be interested in: Collected Writings on Scripture (D. A. Carson) for $7 and Resurrection and Eschatology: Theology in Service of the Church: Essays in Honor of Richard B. Gaffin, Jr. (eds. Lane G. Tipton and Jeffrey Waddington) for $10.… More Book Sale
It seems no matter how meticulous editors and proofreaders are, invariably mistakes are missed. I found this one in Frederick J. Murphy’s Apocalypticism in the Bible and Its World, p. 94. There was no empire-wide persecution of Christianity until the middle of the third century BCE. Did you catch it? BTW, this is a great book–get… More Typos