Books Received 2007-2009

AAGESON, JAMES. Paul, the Pastoral Epistles, and the Early Church. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2007.

ABRAHAM, WILLIAM J., JASON E. VICKERS, and NATALIE B. VAN KIRK, eds. Canonical Theism: A Proposal for Theology and the Church. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

ALLEN, RONALD J. Thinking Theologically. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 2008.

BARNETT, PAUL. Paul: Missionary of Jesus. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

BAUCKHAM, RICHARD. Jesus and the God of Israel: God Crucified and Other Studies on the New Testament’s Christology of Divine Identity. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2009.

BIRD, MICHAEL, and JAMES CROSSLEY. How Did Christianity Begin? A Believer and a Non-Believer Examine the Evidence. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2008.

BOCK, DARRELL L., and MITCH GLASER. To the Jew First. Grand Rapids: Kregel, 2008.

BRUEGGEMANN, WALTER. The Word Militant: Preaching a Decentering Word. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2007.

BURRIDGE, RICHARD A. Imitating Jesus. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

CAMP, PHILLIP. Finding Your Way: A Guide to Seminary Life and Beyond. Eugene, OR: Cascade Books, 2009.

CASEY, MICHAEL W. The Rhetoric of Sir Garfield Todd: Christian Imagination and the Dream of an African Democracy. Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, 2007.

CHILDS, BREVARD. The Church’s Guide for Reading Paul: The Canonical Shaping of the Pauline Corpus. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

CHILTON, BRUCE. Abraham’s Curse: The Roots of Violence in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. New York: Doubleday, 2008.

CORMAN, BRIAN. Women Novelists before Jane Austen. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2008.

COTTRELL, JACK. Power from on High: What the Bible Says about the Holy Spirit. Joplin, MO: College Press, 2007.

CREWS, DANIEL A.            Twilight of the Renaissance: The Life of Juan De Valdes. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2008.

CROUCH, ANDY. Culture Making: Recovering Our Creative Calling. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2008.

DANIELS, JOHN W. and DANIEL S. YEARICK. Four Marks of the Healthy Ministry Professional. Joplin, MO: College Press, 2007.

DEMBSKI, WILLIAM, and THOMAS SCHIRRMACHER, eds. Tough-Minded Christianity: Honoring the Legacy of John Warwick Montgomery. Nashville: B & H Academic, 2008.

DICK, MICHAEL B.            Reading the Old Testament: An Inductive Introduction. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2008.

DUNN, JAMES D. G. The New Perspective on Paul. Rev. ed. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

DUVALL, J. SCOTT. Experiencing God’s Story of Life and Hope: A Workbook for Spiritual Formation. Grand Rapids: Kregel Books, 2008.

EASTMAN, SUSAN.            Recovering Paul’s Mother Tongue: Language and Theory in Galatians. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

FEE, GORDAN D. Pauline Christology: An Exegetical-Theological Study. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2007.

FINGER, RETA. Roman House Churches for Today. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

FLORES, ERNEST. Tempted to Leave the Cross. Valley Forge, PA: Judson Press, 2007.

FORDE, GERHARD O. The Preached God: Proclamation in Word and Sacrament. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

FRANCE, R. T. The New International Commentary of the New Testament: The Gospel of Matthew. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

FRANKLAND, DINELLE. His Story, Our Response: What the Bible Says about Worship. Joplin, MO: College Press, 2008.

FREDRIKSEN, PAULA. Augustine and the Jews: A Christian Defense of Jews and Judaism. New York: Doubleday, 2008.

GARDNER, LYNN. Where Is God When We Suffer. Joplin, MO: College Press, 2007.

GARRETT, LEROY et al. The Reformation of the Restoration Movement. Bloomington, IN: Ketch Publishing, 2008.

GILES, TERRY, and WILLIAM DOAN. Twice Used Songs: Performance Criticism of the Songs of Ancient Israel. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2009.

GOLDMAN, CHRIS. Vibrant Faith. Joplin, MO: College Press, 2007.

GORMAN, MICHAEL J. Elements of Biblical Exegesis. Rev. and expanded Ed. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2009.

GRAY, PATRICK, and GAIL O’DAY. Scripture and Traditions: Essays on Early Judaism and Christianity in Honor of Carl R. Holladay. Boston: Brill, 2008.

GREEN, JOEL. 1 Peter. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

GREENLEE, J. HAROLD. The Text of the New Testament: From Manuscript to Modern Edition. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2008.

GRIFFITH, SIDNEY.           The Church in the Shadow of the Mosque. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2008.

GURTNER, DANIEL, and JOHN NOLLAND, eds.          Built upon the Rock: Studies in the Gospel of Matthew. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

HEATH, ELAINE A. The Mystic Way of Evangelism. Ada, MI: Baker Academic, 2008.

HEINE, E. RONALD. Reading the Old Testament with the Ancient Church. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2007.

HIGHFIELD, RON. Great Is the Lord: Theology for the Praise of God. West Nyack, NY: Cambridge, 2008.

HOLIFIELD, E. BROOKS. God’s Ambassadors. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

HOUSE, MARK A. Compact Greek-English Lexicon of the New Testament. Rev. and ed. by Mark A. House. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2008.

HUFFSTETLER, JOEL. Boundless Love: The Parable of the Prodigal Son and Reconciliation. Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 2008.

HUNSINGER, GEORGE, ed. Torture Is a Moral Issue: Christians, Jews, Muslims, and People of Conscience. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

JACKSON, TROY. Becoming King: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Making of a National Leader            . Lexington, KY: University of Kentucky Press, 2008.

JONES, THOMAS A. In Search of a City: An Autobiographical Perspective on a Remarkable but Controversial Movement. Spring Hill, TN: Discipleship Publications International, 2007.

KIM, SEYOON. Christ and Caesar: The Gospel and the Roman Empire in the Writings of Paul and Luke. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

KIM, YUNG SUK. Christ’s Body in Corinth: The Politics of a Metaphor. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 2008.

KIRK, J. R. DANIEL. Unlocking Romans: Resurrection and the Justification of God. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

KNOWLES, MICHAEL. The Folly of Preaching: Models and Methods. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

KNOWLES, MICHAEL P. We Preach Not Ourselves: Paul on Proclamation. Ada, MI: Brazos, 2008.

KOESTER, CRAIG R. The Word of Life: A Theology of John’s Gospel. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

KOESTER, HELMUT. Paul and His World: Interpreting the New Testament in Its Context. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2007.

KÜNG, HANS. The Beginning of All Things: Science and Religion. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

LANGFORD, THOMAS. The Christian Academic: Exercising Faith in the Academic Setting. Bloomington, IN: Ketch Publishing, 2007.

LONGMAN, TREMPER. Jeremiah, Lamentations. New International Biblical Commentary. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2008.

LOVE, STUART L. Jesus and Marginal Women: The Gospel of Matthew in Social-Scientific Perspective. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock, 2009.

MASON, STEVE. Josephus, Judea, and Christian Origins (Methods and Categories). Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2009.

McCLURE, JOHN S. Preaching Words: 144 Key Terms in Homiletics. Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2007.

MILLER, PATRICK D. The Way of the Lord: Essays in Old Testament Theology. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

MOO, DOUGLAS. The Letters to the Colossians and to Philemon. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

MOSER, PAUL K. The Elusive God: Reorienting Religious Epistemology. West Nyack, NY: Cambridge, 2008.

NEYREY, JEROME. Give God the Glory. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

NOVAK, MAXIMILLIAN, ed. The Age of Projects. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2008.

ODEN, THOMAS C. The Good Works Reader. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

OVERDORF, DANIEL. Ministering to Your Minister. Joplin, MO: Heartspring Publishing, 2008.

PARSONS, MIKEAL C. Acts. Ada, MI: Baker Academic, 2008.

PERDUE, LEO. The Sword and the Stylus: An Introduction to Wisdom in the Age of Empires. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

PORTER, STANLEY E., ed. The Messiah in the Old and New Testaments. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

PROTHERO, STEPHEN. Religious Literacy: What Every American Needs to Know About—and Doesn’t. San Francisco: HarperCollins, 2007.

RAMACHANDRA, VINOTH. Subverting Global Myths: Theology and the Public Issues Shaping Our World. Downers Grove, IL: InterVarsity Press, 2008.

REDDITT, PAUL. Introduction to the Prophets. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

REESE, RUTH. 2 Peter and Jude. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

ROBINSON, BETH. A Shepherd’s Guide to Counseling Fundamentals. Joplin, MO: College Press, 2007.

ROBINSON, EDWARD J. Show Us How You Do It. Tuscaloosa, AL: Alabama Press, 2008.

ROBINSON, EDWARD J. To Save My Race from Abuse: The Life of Samuel Robert Cassius. Tuscaloosa, AL: University of Alabama Press, 2007.

ROBINSON, THOMAS A. Mastering New Testament Greek: Essential Tools for Students. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2007.

RONCACE, MARK, and PATRICK GRAY, eds. Teaching the Bible: Through Popular Culture and the Arts. Atlanta: SBL, 2007.

ROOT, MICHAEL, and JAMES BUCKLEY, eds. Sharper Than a Two-Edged Sword: Preaching, Teaching, and Living the Bible. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

SCHOLER, DAVID. Social Distinctives of the Christians in the First Century. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2007.

SCHREINER, THOMAS R., and SHAWN WRIGHT. Believer’s Baptism: A Sign of the New Covenant in Christ. Nashville: B & H Academic, 2007.

SEITZ, CHRISTOPHER. Prophecy and Hermeneutics. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2007.

SHIELDS, BRUCE E., and DAVID A. BUTZU. Generations of Praise: The History of Worship. Joplin, MO: College Press, 2007.

SIMMONS, WILLIAM A. Peoples of the New Testament World: An Illustrated Guide. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2008.

SKARSAUNE, OSKAR, and REIDAR HVALVIK, eds. Jewish Believers in Jesus: The Early Centuries. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2007.

SMITH, TED A. The New Measures: A Theological History of Democratic Practice. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007.

SNOGRASS, KLYNE. Stories with Intent: A Comprehensive Guide to the Parables of Jesus. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

SPARKS, KENTON L. God’s Word in Human Words: An Evangelical Appropriation of Critical Biblical Scholarship. Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2008.

STANGLIN, K. D. Arminius on the Assurance of Salvation: The Context, Roots, and Shape of the Leiden Debate, 1603–1609. Boston: Brill, 2007.

STARK, RODNEY. What Americans Really Believe. Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, 2008.

SUMNER, GEORGE R. Being Salt: A Theology of an Ordered Church. Eugene, OR: Wipf & Stock, 2007.

SUMNEY, JERRY L., ed. Colossians: A Commentary. Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2008.

TATE, W. RANDOLPH. Biblical Interpretation: An Integrated Approach. 3rd ed. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2008.

THISELTON, ANTHONY C. The Hermeneutics of Doctrine. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

THOMPSON, JAMES W. Hebrews. Ada, MI: Baker Academic, 2008.

TUELL, STEVEN. Ezekiel. New International Biblical Commentary. Peabody, MA: Hendrickson, 2009.

VICKERS, JASON. Invocation and Assent: The Making and Remaking of Trinitarian Theology. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

VINES, JEFF. Dinner with Skeptics: Defending God in a World That Makes No Sense. Joplin, MO: College Press, 2008.

WELLS, DAVID F. The Courage to Be Protestant. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2008.

WILHOIT, JAMES. Spiritual Formation Ss If the Church Mattered: Growing in Christ through Community. Grand Rapids: Baker, 2008.

WILKEN, ROBERT LOUIS. Isaiah, The Church’s Bible. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

WITHERINGTON, BEN. The Letters to Philemon, the Colossians and the Ephesians. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007.

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