Joshua Jipp's book does something few biblical scholars attempt: it offers explicit proposals for the church.
What scripture means is not reducible to what it once meant.
From creation to Mary Magdalene, Barbara E. Reid offers convincing alternatives to sexist interpretations of scripture.
A new book challenges the scholarly consensus about one of the Hebrew Bible's central stories.
Stephen Greenblatt weaves an impressive—but incomplete—tapestry of interpretations of the story of the Fall.
Scripture shapes culture—but always through what we bring to it.
Willie James Jennings writes about tangible things—bodies, incarceration, healing—with graceful language that’s hard to pin down.
Jesus isn’t pitting himself against poor people. He’s one of them.
From baby in a basket to liberating lawgiver, Moses has been all things to all people.
Matthew L. Skinner recommends the best recently published books in his field.