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Biblical Studies (a sampling)
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Mitzi J. Smith and Yung Suk Kim, , 2018. My review is forthcoming. Toward Decentering the New Testament: A Reintroduction Willie James Jennings, (Belief: A Theological Commentary on the Bible), 2017. My review is forthcoming. Acts Craig C. Hill, . 2016. See Servant of All: Status, Ambition, and the Way of Jesus my review here. Ben Witherington and Amy-Jill Levine, (New Cambridge Bible Commentary), 2018. The Gospel of Luke My review is available here. Scot McKnight, (New Intl Commentary on the NT), 2018. The Letter to the Colossians Constantine R. Campbell, Advances in the Study of Greek: , 2015. New Insights for Reading the New Testament Matthew Skinner, (3 vols), 2018. A Companion to the New Testament Larry R. Hurtado, , 2018. Honoring the Son: Jesus in Earliest Christian Devotional Practice Ministry, Theology, & Personal (a sampling)
Cindy Wang Brandt, , 2019. Parenting Forward: How to Raise Children with Justice, Mercy, and Kindness Lenny Duncan, , 2019. Dear Church: A Love Letter from a Black Preacher to the Whitest Denomination in the US Deanna A. Thompson, , 2016. The Virtual Body of Christ in a Suffering World Ta-Nehisi Coates, 2015. Between the World and Me, David Brooks, , 2019 The Second Mountain: The Quest for a Moral Life Michelle Obama, 2018. Becoming, Atul Gawande, , 2014. Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End Tara Westover, 2018. Educated: A Memoir. Book Reviews I’ve Penned
Review of A Companion to the New Testament: The General Letters and Revelation, by Matthew L. Skinner, Religious Studies Review 45.2 (June 2019): 205. Review of Pauline Hermeneutics: Exploring the “Power of the Gospel,” by Eve-Marie Becker and Kenneth Mtata, eds., Lutheran Quarterly 32.1 (Spring 2018): 120–22. Review of Luke (Paideia Commentaries on the New Testament), by Mikeal C. Parsons, Review of Biblical Literature (June 2017). Review of Paul in Athens : The Popular Religious Context of Acts 17, by Clare K. Rothschild, Review of Biblical Literature (March 2017). Review of Reformation Commentary on Scripture: New Testament VIII: Romans 9–16, edited by Philip D. W. Krey and Peter D. S. Krey, Lutheran Quarterly 31.2 (Summer 2017): 205–06. Review of Peter: False Disciple and Apostate according to Saint Matthew, by Robert H. Gundry, Currents in Theology and Mission 44.4 (Oct 2017): 51–52. Review of Into the World of the New Testament : Greco-Roman and Jewish Texts and Contexts, by Daniel Lynwood Smith, Review of Biblical Literature (December 2016). Review of The Gospel according to Luke (Pillar NT Commentary) , by James R. Edwards, Currents in Theology and Mission 43.4 (Oct 2016): 38. Review of God and the Gay Christian : The Biblical Case in Support of Same-Sex Relationships, by Matthew Vines, Currents in Theology and Mission 43.4 (Oct 2016): 37–38. Review of The Story Luke Tells : Luke’s Unique Witness to the Gospel, by Justo González, Currents in Theology and Mission 43.3 (July 2016): 39–40. Review of Genre and Narrative Coherence in the Acts of the Apostles, by Alan J. Bale, Religious Studies Review 42.1 (March 2016): 43. Review of Fruit for the Soul: Luther on the Lament Psalms, by Dennis Ngien, Lutheran Quarterly 30.4 (Winter 2016): 473–74. Review of 2 Corinthians , 2 nd ed. (Word Biblical Commentary), by Ralph P. Martin, Currents in Theology and Mission 43.1 (Jan 2016): 28. Review of Acts of the Apostles (Catholic Commentary on Sacred Scripture) , by William S. Kurz, Review of Biblical Literature (April 2015). Review of Colossians (Brazos Theological Commentary on the Bible), by Christopher R. Seitz, Lutheran Quarterly 29.4 (Winter 2015): 484–85. Review of Singing the Songs of the Lord in Foreign Lands: Psalms in Contemporary Lutheran Interpretation, by Kenneth Mtata, Karl-Wilhelm Niebuhr, and Miriam Rose, eds., Lutheran Quarterly 29.4 (Winter 2015): 475–76. Review of Acts of the Apostles (Fortress Biblical Preaching Commentaries), by Ronald J. Allen, Currents in Theology and Mission 42.4 (Oct 2015): 308. Review of The Right Church : Live like the First Christians, by Charles E. Gutenson, Currents in Theology and Mission 42.4 (Oct 2015): 311. Review of Mediating Faith : Faith Formation in a Trans-media Era, by Clint Schnekloth, Currents in Theology and Mission 41:6 (Dec 2014): 422–23. Review of King and Messiah as Son of God: Divine, Human, and Angelic Messianic Figures in Biblical and Related Literature, by Adela Yarbro Collins and John J. Collins, Koinonia 21 (2010): 169–72. Review of Early Narrative Christology : The Lord in the Gospel of Luke, by C. Kavin Rowe, Review of Biblical Literature (December 2009). Review of Acts for Everyone, by N. T. Wright, Koinonia 20 (2009): 128–30. Review of The Ending of Mark and the Ends of God: Essays in Memory of Donald Harrisville Juel, edited by Beverly Roberts Gaventa and Patrick D. Miller, Koinonia 18 (2007): 125–28.