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.

Rated Books

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

Unrated Books

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Q in Matthew: Ancient Media, Memory, and Early Scribal Transmission of the Jesus Tradition Kirk, Alan 320 LNTS 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
SOTS at 100: Centennial Essays of the Society for Old Testament Study Jarick, John 224 LHBOTS 2017
Faith and Fossils Grabbe, Lester L. 196 2018
Chronicles and the Politics of Davidic Restoration: A Quiet Revolution Janzen, David 272 LHBOTS 2017
Wisdom: The Collected Articles of Norman Whybray Whybray, Roger Norman 370 SOTSMS 2005
Covenant Relationships and the Editing of the Hebrew Psalter Hensley, Adam D. 288 LHBOTS 2018
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
Zion, the City of the Great King: A Theological Symbol of the Jerusalem Cult Ollenburger, Ben C. 271 LHBOTS 1987
Text and Context: Old Testament and Semitic Studies for FC Fensham Claassen, W. 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
Preaching Christ from the Old Testament: A Contemporary Hermeneutical Method Greidanus, Sidney 373 1999
The Roles of Israel's Prophets Petersen, David L. 131 LHBOTS 1981
The History of the Qumran Community: An Investigation Callaway, Phillip R. 270 LHBOTS 1988
Feminist Frameworks and the Bible: Power, Ambiguity and Intersectionality eds. Sharp, Carolyn J.; Claassens, Juliana 224 LHBOTS 2017
No Stone Unturned: Greek Inscriptions and Septuagint Vocabulary Aitken, James K. 140 CSHB 2014
Friendship in the Hebrew Bible Olyan, Saul M. 208 AYBRL 2017
The Solomon Narratives in the Context of the Hebrew Bible: Told and Retold Cook, Sean E. 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
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
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
Theological Diversity and the Authority of the Old Testament Goldingay, John 308 BTCL 1987
The Artistic Dimension: Literary Explorations of the Hebrew Bible Bodner, Keith 224 LHBOTS 2015
The Body as Property: Physical Disfigurement in Biblical Law Jacobs, Sandra 280 LHBOTS 2014
Studies in Israelite Poetry and Wisdom (Catholic Biblical Quarterly Monograph Series 1) Skehan, Patrick W. CBQMS 1971
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
Midrash: Reading the Bible with Question Marks Eisenberg-Sasso, Sandy 200 2013
Unheroic Conduct: The Rise of Heterosexuality and the Invention of the Jewish Man Boyarin, Daniel 433 1997
The Holy Spirit before Christianity Levison, John R. 272 2019
The Art of Preaching Old Testament Narrative Mathewson, Steven D. 288 2021
The Miracles of Exodus: A Scientist's Discovery of the Extraordinary Natural Causes of the Biblical Stories Humphreys, Colin 370 2003
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
Philo of Alexandria: An Intellectual Biography Niehoff, Maren R. 344 AYBRL 2018
This Strange and Sacred Scripture: Wrestling with the Old Testament and Its Oddities Schlimm, Matthew Richard 272 2015
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 Internal Conversation of the Old Testament McEntire, Mark 296 SHBCSS 2018
A Word in Season: Essays in Honour of William McKane eds. Davies, Philip R.; Martin, James D. 225 LHBOTS 1987
Theophoric Personal Names in Ancient Hebrew Fowler, Jeaneane D. LHBOTS 1988
The Sense of Biblical Narrative: Structural Analyses in the Hebrew Bible: Volume II Jobling, David 152 LHBOTS 1987
Approaches to the 'Chosen Place': Accessing a Biblical Concept Thelle, Rannfrid I. 256 LHBOTS 2014
Ancient Near Eastern Thought and the Old Testament: Introducing the Conceptual World of the Hebrew Bible Walton, John H. 384 2018
The Old Testament and Ethics: A Book-by-Book Survey Green, Joel B.; Lapsley, Jacqueline E. 240 2013
'The Unconquered Land' and Other Old Testament Essays: Selected Studies by Rudolf Smend Smend, Rudolf 296 SOTSMS 2013
God's Messiah in the Old Testament: Expectations of a Coming King Abernethy, Andrew T.; Goswell, Gregory 304 2020

Forthcoming Commentaries

? Bibb, Bryan D. A Journey through the Language of the Old Testament