robed and wordless
This slim volume of poetry gives voice to the women of the Bible, named and unnamed.
Reflections on Paul, Women, and the Authority of Scripture
Frances Taylor Gench doesn't ignore difficult texts about women; she wrestles with them. That's because she is committed to the Bible as scripture.
Samuel Adams's book is important on two counts: he focuses on the once-neglected period of the Second Temple, and he asks economic questions rather than theological-spiritual ones.