Vol 4, No 2 (2014)

Table of Contents


Reading Between the Lines: The Bible in the African American Neo-Slave Narrative PDF
Katherine Clay Bassard 159–75
Who Can Take a Joke? Life of Brian, Four Lions, and Religious “Humour Scandals” PDF
Laura Basu 177–206
Early Modern Poetic Exegesis: Henry Vaughan’s Leprous Pharisee and Marcan Wilderness PDF
Michael Andrew Cop 207–28


On the Past and Future of New Testament Studies: A Response to Larry Hurtado PDF
Michael Sandford 229–40
On Reception History, Audiences, and Disciplinary Assumptions: A Response to Ibrahim Abraham PDF
James G. Crossley 241–58

Book Reviews

Book Reviews PDF
Deane Galbraith 259–313
Before Religion: A History of a Modern Concept, by Brent Nongbri PDF
Nickolas P. Roubekas 261–64
Manuscripts, Memory and History: Classical Tamil Literature in Colonial India, by V. Rajesh PDF
Kiran Keshavamurthy 265–68
Dictionary of the Bible and Western Culture, edited by Mary Ann Beavis and Michael J. Gilmour PDF
Anton Karl Kozlovic 268–73
Enticed by Eden: How Western Culture Uses, Confuses, (and Sometimes Abuses) Adam and Eve, by Linda S. Schearing and Valarie H. Ziegler PDF
J. J. Rainbow 273–79
The Bible, Gender, and Reception History: The Case of Job’s Wife, by Katherine Low PDF
Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer 280–86
The Sacrifice of Isaac: The Reception of a Biblical Story in Music, by Siobhán Dowling Long PDF
Karen Langton 286–89
Slavery, Abolitionism, and the Ethics of Biblical Scholarship, by Hector Avalos PDF
Peter Lineham 289–93
1 and 2 Thessalonians Through the Centuries, by Anthony C. Thiselton PDF
Frank Hughes 294–97
A People of One Book: The Bible and the Victorians, by Timothy Larsen PDF
Alan Cadwallader 297–301
Bible, Art, Gallery, edited by Martin O’Kane PDF
Deirdre Good 301–3
Thinking and Seeing with Women in Revelation, by Lynn Huber PDF
Jonathan Downing 303–7
The Book of Common Prayer: A Biography, by Alan Jacobs PDF
Peter Lineham 307–9
Fantasy and Belief: Alternative Religions, Popular Narratives and Digital Cultures, by Danielle Kirby PDF
Andrew Crome 310–13