Articles and Book Chapters

Short Notices/Reviews

2013   Review: Christian Frevel (ed.) Intermarriage and group Identity in the Second Temple Period (Library of Hebrew Bible/Old Testament Studies 547; New York: RT&T Clark international, 2011) JSJ

2013   Review: John Dunnill, Sacrifice and the Body: Biblical Anthropology and Christian Self-Understanding in Anglican Messenger (May 2013) p. 32
2013   Review: April D. DeConick, Holy Misogyny: Why the Sex and Gender Conflicts in the Early Church Still Matter (New York and London: Continuum, 2011). In CBQ  75 (2013) 569-71
2013   Review: Matthias Henze (ed.), A Companion to Biblical Interpretation in Early Judaism. Grand Rapids, Michigan: Wm. B. Eerdmans, 2012 in ET
2013   Review: Tobias Hägerland, Jesus and the Forgiveness of Sins: An Aspect of his Prophetic Mission (SNTSMS 150; Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2011) RBL 2/2/13
2012   Review: Naomi Koltun-Fromm, Hermeneutics of Holiness: Ancient Jewish and Christian Notions of Sexuality and Religious Community (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010) H-Judaic, H-Net Reviews. February, 2012. URL: showrev.php?id=32936

2012   Review: Torah in the New Testament: Papers Delivered at the Manchester-Lausanne Seminar of June 2008) LNTS 401; ed. of Michael Tait and Peter Oakes; London: T&T Clark, 2009) [] 2/26/2012

2011   Review: Cheryl B. Anderson, Ancient Laws and Contemporary Controversies: The Need for Inclusive Biblical Interpretation (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2009) in Review of Biblical Literature [] 8/12/2011

2011   Review: Timothy Lim and John J. Collins (ed.), The Oxford Handbook of the dead Sea Scrolls (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010) in Expository Times 123/5 (February 2012) 230-32

2011   Review: Bruce Hansen, “All of You are One”: the Social Vision of Galatians 3.26, 1 Corinthians 12.13 and Colossians 3.11 (LNTS 409: London: T&T Clark, 2010) in CBQ 73 (2011) 618-20

2011   Review: James G. Crossley, The New Testament and Jewish Law: A Guide for the Perplexed (London/New York: Clark, 2010). Pp. viii + 133 in CBQ 74 (2012) 596-97

2010    Review: Hector Avalos, Sarah Melcher, and Jeremy Schipper, eds., This Abled Body: Rethinking Disabilities in Biblical Studies, Review of Biblical Literature [] (2010)

2010    Review: Paula Gooder, Searching for Meaning: An Introduction to Interpreting the New Testament (London: SPCK; Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2008) pp xxi + 230, CBQ 72 (2010) 374-76

2010    Review: John P. Meier, A Marginal Jew: Rethinking the Historical Jesus, Volume 4: Law and Love, Review of Biblical Literature []

2009    Review: No Longer Living as the Gentiles: Differentiation And Shared Ethical Values In Ephesians 4:17- 6:9 by Daniel Darko. RBL 6/6/09

2009    Review: Sex in the Bible: A New Consideration by J. Harold Ellens. RBL 21/6/2009

2009    Review: Enoch and the Messiah Son of Man: Revisiting the book of Parables (ed. Gabriele Boccaccini; Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2007) in Hebrew Studies 50 (2009) 417-20

2009    Encyclopedia Article: “Adultery: V. New Testament,” in Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception (ed. Hans-Josef Klauck et al., Berlin: De Gruyter, 2009-)

2009    Review: Gabriele Boccaccini and John J. Collins, eds. The Early Enoch Literature (JSJSup 121) Leiden Boston: Brill, 2007 in Review of Biblical Literature (27 March 2009)

2009    Review: A Kingdom of Priests. Ancestry and Merit in Ancient Judaism. By Martha Himmelfarb. (Jewish Culture and Contexts). Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press 2006 Journal for the Study  of Judaism 40 (2009) 107-108

2008    Review: Stephen Voorwinde Jesus’ Emotions in the Fourth Gospel: Human or Divine? London T&T Clark, 2005. Review of Biblical Literature 1/19/2008

2008    Review:  Jörg Frey, Jan G. van der Watt, and Ruben Zimmermann, eds. Imagery in the Gospel of John: Terms, Forms, Themes, and Theology of Johannine Figurative Language. WUNT 200 (Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2006) ABR 56 (2008) 84-85

2008    Review: L. William Countryman, Dirt, Sex and Greed (Minneapolis: Fortress, 2007) in Expository Times 120 (2008) 97

2007    Review: Dieter Sänger and Matthias Konradt, eds. Das Gesetz im frühen Judentum und im Neuen Testament: Festschrift für Christoph Burchard (NTOA/SUNT 57) Göttingen: Vandenhoeck und Ruprecht; Fribourg: Academic Press, 2006, in Review of Biblical Literature 5 (2007)

2007    Review: Stanley E. Porter (ed.), Reading The Gospels Today (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2004) in Pacifica 20 (2007) 98-100

2007    “Adultery” in: Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception (ed. Hans-Josef Klauck et al.; Berlin: de Gruyter)

2006    Review: Jörg Frey and Jens Schröter, eds. Deutungen des Todes Jesu im Neuen Testament (Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2005) xi + 696pp. in Review of Biblical Literature 12 (2006)

2005    Review: Jo-Ann A. Brant, Dialogue and Drama: Elements of Greek tragedy in the Fourth Gospel (Peabody: Hendrickson, 2004) 304pp. in Colloquium 37 (2005) 197-201

2004    Review: Matthias Konradt, Gericht und Gemeinde: Eine Studie zur Bedeutung und Funktion von Gerichtsaussagen im Rahmen der paulinischen Ekklesiologie und Ethik im 1 Thess und 1 Kor (BZNW 117; Berlin-New York, Walter de Gruyter, 2003) 641pp. in Biblica 85 (2004) 435-38 (Rome;)

2004    Review: R. Timothy McLay, The Use of the Septuagint in New Testament Research (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2003) 207pp in Colloquium: The Australia New Zealand Theological Review 36 (2004) 70-73

2003    Review: Cornelis Bennema, The Power of Saving Wisdom: An investigation of Spirit and Wisdom in Relation to the Soteriology of the Fourth Gospel (WUNT 2:148; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2002) 318pp in Colloquium: The Australia New Zealand Theological Review 35 (2003) 102-106

2002    "Melchisedek; ii Neues Testament” ," in Religion in Geschichte und Gegenwart: Handbuch für Theologie und Religionswissenschaft (Vol 5; 4th ed.; ed. Hans Dieter Betz et al.; Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2002) 1017

2002      Francis J. Moloney, A Hard Saying: The Gospel and Culture (Collegeville: Liturgical, 2001) Pacifica 15 (2002) 217-218

2000      Nancy Victorin-Vangerud, The Raging Hearth: Spirit in the Household of God (Chalice, 2000) in Western Impact 10.2000 and Anglican Messenger 12.2000

1998      Victor Pfitzner, Hebrews. in Lutheran Theological Journal 32.3 (1998) 137-139

1997a     Francis Moloney, Signs and Shadows.  Reading John 5-12 (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1996) Gesher.  The Official Journal of the Council of Christians and Jews (Vic) Inc. 1/6 (1997) 78

1997b     Francis Moloney, Signs and Shadows.  Reading John 5-12 (Minneapolis: Fortress, 1996) Colloquium.  The Australia New Zealand Theological Review 29 (1997) 161-165

1997c      Robert Crotty, The Jesus Question: The Historical Search  (Blackburn, Vic: HarperCollins Religious, 1996) Colloquium.  The Australia New Zealand Theological Review  29/1 (1997) 69-72

1997d      J. Fuellenbach, The Kingdom of God: the Message of Jesus Today (Maryknoll, N. Y.: Orbis Books, 1995, Pacifica 10/1 (1997) 105-107

1997e      Michael Drosnin, The Bible Code; in Western Impact 12.1997

1993        P. W. van der Horst Ancient Jewish Epigraphs. An Introductory survey of  a millenium of Jewish funerary epigraphy (300 BCE - 700 CE). Contributions to Biblical Exegesis and Theology 2 (Kampen: Kok Pharos, 1991) 179 pp. Colloquium.  The Australia New Zealand Theological Review  25 (1993) 113-114

1991        Nigel Watson, Easter Faith and Witness. (Melbourne: Joint Board of Christian Education, 1990) Pacifica 4 (1991) 238-240

1990        M. Hengel, The Johannine Question (London: SCM, TPI, 1989) Kings College Review XIII (1990) 50-52

1984        S. Sutherland, God, Jesus and belief (Oxford: Blackwell, 1984), Western Impact 4.1985

1982        H. Trenaman, The Greatest Question of All (1982) Western Impact 8.1982

1980        Robert Maddox, Witnesses to the End of the Earth (Sydney: United Theological College Publication, 1980) Western Impact 10.1980