Sarah Blau’s protagonists are childless by choice. Herein lies the danger.
women in the Bible
The Book of Longings offers a rare glimpse into the interior lives of women in the biblical world.
Amy-Jill Levine and Ben Witherington’s dialogue is most illuminating when the co-authors disagree.
Does biblical scholarship still matter for the life of faith?
What I found when I looked up today’s date in four daily devotional books
Telling stories of resistance is itself an act of resistance.
This slim volume of poetry gives voice to the women of the Bible, named and unnamed.
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.