Book Review: A Modern Grammar for Biblical Hebrew

Book Review

Garrett, Duane A., and Jason S. DeRouchie. A Modern Grammar for Biblical Hebrew. Nashville, TN.: B&H Academic, 2009.

At the beginning of the summer, I received a review copy of A Modern Grammar for Biblical Hebrew from the kind folks at Broadman & Holman (just wanted to say thanks to B&H for an opportunity [...]

Book Review: Exploring the Old Testament: A Guide to the Psalms & Wisdom Literature

Several months ago, I wrote a small book review on Derek Kidner’s introduction to the Wisdom Literature, The Wisdom of Proverbs, Job and Ecclesiastes: An Introduction to Wisdom Literature. Downers Grove, IL.: InterVarsity Press, 1985. There were a few short comings with this text, but it was one of the few intro books that [...]

Book Review: Derek Kidner. An Introduction to Wisdom Literature: The Wisdom of Proverbs, Job, & Ecclesiastes

Derek Kidner. An Introduction to Wisdom Literature: The Wisdom of Proverbs, Job, & Ecclesiastes. Downers Grove, Il.: InterVarsity Press. 1985.

In this book, Derek Kidner provides a popular level introduction to the Wisdom Literature written from an Evangelical perspective. This may be the best introduction written at a popular level that I have [...]

Book Review and Thoughts on Wisdom in Theology by Ronald E. Clements

Many of you know that my number one academic interest is wisdom literature.  However, I have not posted anything of consequence on said topic.  So I plan to post various book reviews that deal with the wisdom literature as I finish reading them.  Recently I finished:  Ronald E. Clements, Wisdom in Theology.  The Didsbury Lectures.  [...]

Book Review: Old Testament Ethics and the People of God by Christopher J.H. Wright

Wright, Christopher J.H. Old Testament Ethics for the People of God. Downers Grove, IL.: InterVarsity Press, 2004.

This is a wonderful book by an impressive scholar of the 1st Testament. For those who are not familiar with the work of Christopher J.H. Wright, he deals mostly with ethics and justice as it relates to the [...]