– Nick Norelli provides an index to his series on praying to Jesus.

– Tim Gombis introduces us to the Paul we think we know. Also, he seeks to define the Epistle to the Romans.

– Tim Henderson tackles Paul’s statement about women’s hair in 1 Cor 11.

– Kevin DeYoung asks if our giving should always be in secret.

– Nijay Gupta takes a walk with Dietrich Bonhoeffer.

The following new reviews have been added to the Review of Biblical Literature and listed on the RBL blog (http://rblnewsletter.blogspot.com/):

Duane L. Christensen
Nahum: A New Translation with Introduction and Commentary
Reviewed by Donatella Scaiola

Pierre Gibert
L’invention critique de la Bible, XVe-XVIIIe Siècle: L’invention moderne de la critique du texte biblique
Reviewed by Jeffrey L. Morrow

Jo Ann Hackett
A Basic Introduction to Biblical Hebrew
Reviewed by George Athas

Ronald Hendel
Reading Genesis: Ten Methods
Reviewed by Matthias Millard

Dirk J. Human and Gert J. Steyn, eds.
Psalms and Hebrews: Studies in Reception
Reviewed by Steve Moyise

Walter C. Kaiser Jr.
Recovering the Unity of the Bible: One Continuous Story, Plan, and Purpose
Reviewed by Joel Stephen Williams

Ross Shepard Kraemer
Unreliable Witnesses: Religion, Gender, and History in the Greco-Roman Mediterranean
Reviewed by Gail Streete

Tremper Longman III
How to Read Exodus
Reviewed by Wolfgang Oswald

Maynard Paul Maidman
Nuzi Texts and Their Uses as Historical Evidence
Reviewed by Christopher Metcalf

Andreas Wagner
Gottes Körper: Zur alttestamentlichen Vorstellung der Menschengestaltigkeit Gottes
Reviewed by Mark W. Hamilton