Other OT Studies and Issues

A list of the best books on Other OT Studies and Issues ranked by scholars, journal reviews, and site users.

All Books on Other OT Studies and Issues

Score Cover Author Title Pages Series Year Tags Links
How to Understand and Apply the Old Testament: Twelve Steps from Exegesis to Theology DeRouchie, Jason S. 640 2017
Preaching Christ from the Old Testament: A Contemporary Hermeneutical Method Greidanus, Sidney 373 1999
Midrash: Reading the Bible with Question Marks Eisenberg-Sasso, Sandy 200 2013
Ancient Near Eastern Thought and the Old Testament: Introducing the Conceptual World of the Hebrew Bible Walton, John H. 384 2018
The Miracles of Exodus: A Scientist's Discovery of the Extraordinary Natural Causes of the Biblical Stories Humphreys, Colin 370 2003
Directions in Biblical Hebrew Poetry Brueggemann, Walter; Freedman, David Noel; Christensen, Duane L.; Willis, John T.; Clines, David J. A.; Walsh, Jerome T.; Hiebert, Theodore; Berlin, Adele; Lenowitz, Harris; O'Connor, Michael; Follis, Elaine R.; Scholnick, Sylvia Huberman; Fontaine, Carole; Urborck, William J.; Hauser, Alan J.; Anderson, Bernhard W. 340 LHBOTS 1988
Studies in Israelite Poetry and Wisdom (Catholic Biblical Quarterly Monograph Series 1) Skehan, Patrick W. CBQMS 1971
'The Unconquered Land' and Other Old Testament Essays: Selected Studies by Rudolf Smend Smend, Rudolf 296 SOTSMS 2013
Wisdom: The Collected Articles of Norman Whybray Whybray, R. N. 370 SOTSMS 2005
The Old Testament and Ethics: A Book-by-Book Survey Green, Joel B.; Lapsley, Jacqueline E. 240 2013
Divine Anger in the Hebrew Bible (Catholic Biblical Quarterly Monograph Series 52) Grant, Deena E. 200 CBQMS 2014
Studies in the Bible and Jewish Thought Greenberg, Moshe 484 JPS-SD 1994
Theological Diversity and the Authority of the Old Testament Goldingay, John 308 BTCL 1987
The Body as Property: Physical Disfigurement in Biblical Law Jacobs, Sandra 280 LHBOTS 2014
Approaches to the 'Chosen Place': Accessing a Biblical Concept Thelle, Rannfrid I. 256 LHBOTS 2014
Ancient Jewish and Christian Texts as Crisis Management Literature: Thematic Studies from the Centre for Early Christian Studies McLaren, James S.; Sim, David C.; Dowling, Elizabeth V.; Coloe, Mary L.; Elmer, Ian J.; Luckensmeyer, David; Mayer, Wendy; Dunn, Geoffrey D.; Allen, Pauline; Neil, Bronwen; Lake, Stephen 224 LNTS 2014
Prophecy and the Prophets in Ancient Israel: Proceedings of the Oxford Old Testament Seminar Nissinen, Martti; Weeks, Stuart; Stökl, Jonathan; Williamson, H. G. M.; Reimer, David J.; Houston, Walter J.; Grabbe, Lester L.; Joyce, Paul M.; Nicholson, Ernest W.; Lamb, David T.; Barton, John; Day, John; Collins, John J.; Kratz, Reinhard G.; Clifford, Hywel; Johnston, Philip S.; Middlemas, Jill A.; Hadjiev, Tchavdar S.; Cathcart, Kevin J.; Assis, Elie; Gillingham, Susan; Knoppers, Gary N.; Rowland, Christopher 480 LHBOTS 2014
Image, Text, Exegesis: Iconographic Interpretation and the Hebrew Bible Bloch-Smith, Elizabeth; Schmitt, Rüdiger; Lubetski, Meir; Gansell, Amy; Klingbeil, Martin; Rodewald, Regine Hunziker; Staubli, Thomas; Wyse-Rhodes, Jackie; Lindquist, Maria; Strawn, Brent A.; Dijkstra, Meindert; Steymans, Hans Ulrich; de Hulster, Izaak J. 336 LHBOTS 2014
The Artistic Dimension: Literary Explorations of the Hebrew Bible Bodner, Keith 224 LHBOTS 2015
Leshon Limmudim: Essays on the Language and Literature of the Hebrew Bible in Honour of A.A. Macintosh MacDonald, Nathan; Gordon, Robert P.; Day, John; Davies, Graham I.; Echols, C.; Eberhardt, G.; Clements, Ronald E.; Baer, David A.; Lipton, Diana; Rofé, A.; Hadley, J.; Ball, Edward; Horbury, William; Engle, C.; Dell, Katharine J.; Williamson, H. G. M.; Hunter, E.; Mastin, B. A.; Reif, S.; Barker, W. D.; Lentin, R.; Marlow, Hilary F.; Ford, David F. 352 LHBOTS 2015
Why?... How Long? Studies on Voice(s) of Lamentation Rooted in Biblical Hebrew Poetry Radine, Jason H.; Pilarski, Ahida Calderón; Dempsey, Carol J.; Davies, Andrew; Bouzard, Walter C.; Boda, Mark J.; Kim, Hee Suk; Barker, Joel; Flesher, LeAnn Snow; Solvang, Elna K.; Hoffer, Victoria 224 LHBOTS 2015
No Stone Unturned: Greek Inscriptions and Septuagint Vocabulary Aitken, James K. 140 CSHB 2014
Perspectives on Israelite Wisdom: Proceedings of the Oxford Old Testament Seminar Weeks, Stuart; Kynes, Will; Barton, John; Aitken, James K.; Nahkola, Aulikki; Williams, Jenni; Nevader, Madhavi; Bedford, Peter; Rendsburg, Gary A.; Patrick, James E.; Clines, David J. A.; Stordalen, Terje; Jarick, John; Bundvad, Mette; Grillo, Jennie; Kingsmill, Edmée; Gillingham, Susan; Harding, James E.; Day, John; Yoo, Philip Y.; Rooke, Deborah W.; Dell, Katharine J.; Sonek, Krzysztof 400 LHBOTS 2015
This Strange and Sacred Scripture: Wrestling with the Old Testament and Its Oddities Schlimm, Matthew Richard 272 2015
Abraham: The Story of a Life Blenkinsopp, Joseph 256 2015
The Concept of the Messiah in the Scriptures of Judaism and Christianity Lucass, Shirley 256 LSTS 2013
'I Lifted My Eyes and Saw': Reading Dream and Vision Reports in the Hebrew Bible Werline, Rodney A.; Tiemeyer, Lena-Sofia; von Heijne, Camilla; Scalise, Pamela J.; Hayes, Elizabeth R.; Lyons, Michael A.; Radine, Jason H.; Boda, Mark J.; Petterson, Anthony R.; Hallaschka, Martin; Stead, Michael R.; Lear, Sheree; Wagner, Thomas; Klein, Anja; Tooman, William A. 272 LHBOTS 2016
Torah in Psalms and Prophets: A Lexical Semantic Study of the Life Cycle in Biblical Israel Human, Dirk J.; Hartenstein, Friedhelm; Botha, Phil J.; Hossfeld, Frank-Lothar; Groenewald, Alphonso; Arneth, Martin; Otto, Eckart; Le Roux, Jurie H.; Frevel, Christian; Snyman, S. D.; Scheffler, Eben H. 208 LHBOTS 2012
Constructions of Space III: Biblical Spatiality and the Sacred Boer, Roland; Brummitt, Mark; Berquist, John; Lasine, Stuart; Bieberstein, Klaus; Prosic, Tamara; Sleeman, Matthew; Wenell, Karen J.; de Vos, J. Cornelis; Moxnes, Halvor; Økland, Jorunn; Carstens, Pernille; Jasper, David 208 LHBOTS 2016
The House of the Mother: The Social Roles of Maternal Kin in Biblical Hebrew Narrative and Poetry Chapman, Cynthia R. 360 AYBRL 2017
Heroines, Heroes and Deity: Three Narratives of the Biblical Heroic Tradition Kamrada, Dolores G. 232 LHBOTS 2016
First-Degree Incest and the Hebrew Bible: Sex in the Family Stiebert, Johanna 256 LHBOTS 2016
'Sit At My Right Hand': The Chronicler's Portrait of the Tribe of Benjamin in the Social Context of Yehud Giffone, Benjamin D. 256 LHBOTS 2016
SOTS at 100: Centennial Essays of the Society for Old Testament Study Jarick, John 224 LHBOTS 2017
Friendship in the Hebrew Bible Olyan, Saul M. 208 AYBRL 2017
Chronicles and the Politics of Davidic Restoration: A Quiet Revolution Janzen, David 272 LHBOTS 2017
The Solomon Narratives in the Context of the Hebrew Bible: Told and Retold Cook, Sean E. 224 LHBOTS 2017
Sedaqa and Torah in Postexilic Discourse Berge, Kåre; Häusl, Maria; Groenewald, Alphonso; Gaertner, Judith; Grohmann, Marianne; Kamrada, Dolores G.; Tuor, Christina; Bauks, Michaela 224 LHBOTS 2017
Feminist Frameworks and the Bible: Power, Ambiguity and Intersectionality eds. Sharp, Carolyn J.; Claassens, Juliana 224 LHBOTS 2017
Ethics in Ancient Israel Barton, John 336 2014
The Old Testament Is Dying: A Diagnosis and Recommended Treatment Strawn, Brent A. 336 TECC 2017
Philo of Alexandria: An Intellectual Biography Niehoff, Maren R. 344 AYBRL 2018
Women and Exilic Identity in the Hebrew Bible Fewell, Danna Nolan; Wills, Lawrence M.; Fried, Lisbeth S.; Shectman, Sarah; Sharp, Carolyn J.; Oeming, Manfred; Boda, Mark J.; Smith-Christopher, Daniel L.; Grillo, Jennie; Nevader, Madhavi 400 LHBOTS 2017
Covenant Relationships and the Editing of the Hebrew Psalter Hensley, Adam D. 288 LHBOTS 2018
The City in the Hebrew Bible Aitken, James K.; Gray, Alison; Pyper, Hugh; Anderson, Bradford A.; Marlow, Hilary F.; Meredith, Christopher; Mills, Mary E.; Rooke, Deborah W.; Sulzbach, Carla; Gordon, Robert P.; Watson, Rebecca; Bennett, Stephen J. 224 LHBOTS 2018
Riddles and Revelations: Explorations into the Relationship between Wisdom and Prophecy in the Hebrew Bible Meek, Russell L.; Kynes, Will; Sneed, Mark; Weeks, Stuart; Hilber, John W.; Ortlund, Eric; Allen, Leslie C.; Osborne, William R.; Steinmann, Andrew E.; Timmer, Daniel C.; O'Dowd, Ryan P.; Shields, Martin A.; Schultz, Richard; Johnson, Timothy 240 LHBOTS 2018
Even God Cannot Change the Past: Reflections on Seventeen Years of the European Seminar in Historical Methodology Grabbe, Lester L.; Becking, Bob; Zvi, Ehud Ben; Davies, Philip R.; Knauf, Ernst Axel; Lemche, Niels Peter; Thompson, Thomas L.; Albertz, Rainer; Funke, Tobias; Guillaume, Philippe 224 LHBOTS 2018
Reading Proverbs Intertextually Dell, Katharine J.; Kynes, Will; Yoder, Christine Roy; Schipper, Bernd Ulrich; Goldingay, John; Brown, William P.; Jones, Scott C.; Sneed, Mark; Moberly, R. W. L.; Hagedorn, Anselm C.; Saur, Markus; Weeks, Stuart; Beentjes, Pancratius C.; Pevarello, Danielle; Tooman, William A.; Heim, Knut Martin; Goff, Matthew J.; Bartholomew, Craig G.; Ticciati, Susannah; Niditch, Susan; Hancock, Christopher; Olojede, Funlola; Masenya, Madipoane J. 256 LHBOTS 2018
Early Jewish and Christian Monotheism Stuckenbruck, Loren T.; North, Wendy E. S. ; Horbury, William; Fletcher-Louis, Crispin H. T.; Dunn, James D. G.; Capes, David B.; Hayward, C. T. R.; Bauckham, Richard J.; North, J. Lionel; MacDonald, Nathan; Moberly, R. W. L.; McGrath, James F. 274 LNTS 2004
Imagined Worlds and Constructed Differences in the Hebrew Bible Cataldo, Jeremiah W.; Berquist, Jon L.; Ben Zvi, Ehud; Crowell, Brad; Lee, Kyong-Jin; Alsen, Carolyn; Crouch, Carly L.; Coomber, Matthew J. M.; Sneed, Mark; Boer, Roland 240 LHBOTS 2019
The Roles of Israel's Prophets Petersen, David L. 131 LHBOTS 1981
Art and Meaning Clines, David J. A.; Coats, George W.; Davis, Charles; Exum, J. Cheryl; Gunn, David M.; Hauser, Alan J.; Isbell, Charles D.; Kessler, Martin; Kselman, John; Kuntz, Kenneth; Vater, Ann; Webster, Edwin 266 LHBOTS 1982
The History of the Qumran Community: An Investigation Callaway, Phillip R. 270 LHBOTS 1988
Yahweh as Prosecutor and Judge: An Investigation of the Prophetic Lawsuit Nielsen, Kirsten 104 LHBOTS 1978
Studia Biblica 1978: Vol 1: Papers on Old Testament and Related Themes eds. Livingtstone, Elizabeth A. 350 LHBOTS 1978
Colour Terms in the Old Testament Brenner, Athalya 296 LHBOTS 1983
Saga, Legend, Tale, Novella, Fable: Narrative Forms in the Old Testament Coats, George W. 159 LHBOTS 1987
Sleep, Divine and Human, in the Old Testament McAlpine, Thomas H. 264 LHBOTS 1987
The Sense of Biblical Narrative: Structural Analyses in the Hebrew Bible: Volume II Jobling, David 152 LHBOTS 1987
Zion, the City of the Great King: A Theological Symbol of the Jerusalem Cult Ollenburger, Ben C. 271 LHBOTS 1987
A Word in Season: Essays in Honour of William McKane eds. Davies, Philip R.; Martin, James D. 225 LHBOTS 1987
Text and Context: Old Testament and Semitic Studies for FC Fensham Claassen, W. LHBOTS 1988
Theophoric Personal Names in Ancient Hebrew Fowler, Jeaneane D. LHBOTS 1988
The Purification Offering in the Priestly Literature: Its Meaning and Function Kuichi, Nobuyoshi 204 LHBOTS 1988
Moses: Heroic Man, Man of God Coats, George W. 250 LHBOTS 1988
The Internal Conversation of the Old Testament McEntire, Mark 296 SHBCSS 2018
The Holy Spirit before Christianity Levison, John R. 272 2019
Unheroic Conduct: The Rise of Heterosexuality and the Invention of the Jewish Man Boyarin, Daniel 433 1997
Making Wise the Simple: The Torah in Christian Faith and Practice van Wijk-Bos, Johanna W. H. 353 2005
Urban Legends of the Old Testament: 40 Common Misconceptions Croteau, David A.; Yates, Gary E. 288 2019
God's Messiah in the Old Testament: Expectations of a Coming King Abernethy, Andrew T.; Goswell, Gregory 304 2020
The Art of Preaching Old Testament Narrative Mathewson, Steven D. 288 2021

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