Old Testaments

    Sacrificial Laws of Leviticus and the Joseph Story

    By Calum Carmichael

    Hardback £65.84

    This book offers a new assessment of the Joseph story from the perspective of the biblical laws in Leviticus 1-10. Of interest to professors and students of humanities, religion, law; also religious professionals and laypersons interested in biblical studies.

    Body, Gender and Purity in Leviticus 12 and 15

    By Dorothea Erbele-Kuster

    Hardback £66.46

    Explores the ways in how the male and female body is constructed in Leviticus 12 and 15 and how its reception history unfolds.

    Ezra-Nehemiah: An Introduction and Study Guide

    By Lena-Sofia Tiemeyer

    Paperback Save £0.54 = £14.45

    This guide to Ezra and Nehemiah showcases the latest developments and most up-to-date scholarship on these important texts. Ezra and Nehemiah tell the story of the people in Yehud in the 6th and the 5th centuries BCE. This was a time of economic hardship. The people living in and around...

    Levite Singers in Chronicles and Their Stabilising Role

    By Ming Him Ko

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    "This study focuses on the Chronicler's special interest in Levite singers. It takes into consideration the socio-ideological milieu of the Jerusalem temple community in the Persian period and the Mesopotamian elite professional norms and practices that nourished the singers and their music. It also explores the conception of the earthly...

    Hosea: A Textual Commentary

    By Mayer I. Gruber

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    Mayer I. Gruber provides a new commentary on and translation of Hosea. Building upon his work that debunked the myth of sacred prostitution, Gruber now goes on to show that the book of Hosea repeatedly advocates a single standard of marital fidelity for men and women and teaches cheated women...

    The Grammar of Messianism: An Ancient Jewish Political Idiom and Its Users

    By Matthew V. Novenson

    Hardback Save £4.26 = £51.74

    In this book, Novenson gives a revisionist account of messianism in antiquity. He shows that, for the ancient Jews and Christians who used the term, a messiah was not an article of faith but a manner of speaking: a scriptural figure of speech useful for thinking kinds of political order.

    David's Capacity for Compassion

    By Barbara Green

    Hardback £74.46

    Barbara Green is Professor of Biblical Studies at the Dominican School of Philosophy and Theology, Berkeley.

    Marriage by Capture in the Book of Judges

    By Katherine Southwood

    Hardback £70.06

    This book examines the assertion of ethnicity through forced marriage to resist compromise and preserve the character, culture, and values of an ethnic group. It is a key resource for academics, students, and anyone interested in biblical studies, theology, religious studies, and social anthropology.

    Introduction to the Study of the Pentateuch

    By Paula Gooder

    Paperback £17.65

    The Pentateuch or the Torah consists of the first five books of the Bible and is a foundational scripture for millions of people, both Jews and Christians. In this book Paula Gooder and Brad Anderson provide a clear and accessible introduction for those beginning Bible study. Key themes such as...

    Introduction to the Study of Jeremiah

    By Carly Crouch

    Paperback £20.05

    C. L. Crouch provides a clear and concise introduction to the complex text of Jeremiah. Readers are introduced to the diverse approaches to the book, with attention paid to the way that these approaches differ from but also relate to one another. After a brief introduction, Crouch addresses the formation...

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