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1.  Review of The Strange Silence of the Bible in the Church, by James Smart, in Journal of the American Academy of Religion, 39 (1971), 382-83.

2.  Review of Das Kerygma und der irdische Jesus: Historische Motive in den Jesus-Erzählungen der Evangelien, by Jürgen Roloff, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 34 (1972), 103-4.

3.  Review of The Sayings of Jesus in the Churches of Paul, by David Dungan, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 34 (1972), 355-57.

4.  Review of The Limits of the Religious Community: Expulsion from the Religious Community within the Qumran Sect, within Rabbinic Judaism, and within Primitive Christianity, by Göran Forkman, in Interpretation, 27 (1973), 237-38.

5.  Review of Early Christians Speak, by Everett Ferguson, in Interpretation, 27 (1973), 114-15.

6.  Review of Studien zur Theologie der Logienquelle, by Paul Hoffmann, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 35 (1973), 93-95.

7.  Review of The Myth of the Judaeo-Christian Tradition, by Arthur Cohen, in Journal of the American Academy of Religion, 41 (1973), 311-12.

8.  Review of New Testament Disunity: Its Significance for Christianity Today, by John Charlot, in Journal of the American Academy of Religion, 41 (1973), 468-69.

9.  Review of Jesus' Proclamation of the Kingdom of God, by Johannes Weiss, and The Communion of the Christian with God, by Wilhelm Hermann, and Jesus on Social Institutions, by Shailer Mathews, in Journal of Biblical Literature, 92 (1973), 128-30.

10.  Review of La doctrine eucharistique chez Philon d'Alexandrie, by Jean Laporte, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 35 (1973), 541-43.

11.  Review of Die Kirchen der alten Christenheit, by Carl Andresen, in Journal of Biblical Literature, 92 (1973), 636-38. 

12.  Review of The Worship of the Early Church, by Ferdinand Hahn, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 36 (1974), 109-110.

13.  Review of Der Vater, der mich gesant hat: Religionsgeschichtliche Untersuchungen zu den johanneischen Sendungsformeln; zugleich ein Beitrag zur johanneischen Christologie und Ekklesiologie, by Juan Peter Miranda, in Interpretation, 29 (1975), 100-102.

14.  Review of The Dura-Europos Synagogue: A Re-Evaluation (1935-1972), ed. Joseph Gutmann, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 37 (1975), 260-61.

15.  "The Words of God Interpreting the Deeds of God," Review of A Theology of the New Testament, by George Eldon Ladd, in Interpretation, 29 (1975), 424-27.

16.  Review of A Pseudo-Epiphanius Testimony Book, by Robert V. Hotchkiss, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 37 (1975), 397-98. 

17.  Review of Christianity Judaism and Other Greco-Roman Cults: Studies for Morton Smith at Sixty, 4 vols., ed. J. Neusner, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 38 (1976), 411-15.

18.  Review of Justin Martyr and the Mosaic Law, by Theodore Stylianopoulos, and Justin Martyr, by Eric F. Osborn, in Journal of Biblical Literature, 96 (1977), 468-70.

19.  Review of Urchristliche Prophetie: Ihre Erforschung, ihre Voraussetzungen im Judentum und ihre Struktur im ersten Korintherbrief, by Gerhard Dautzenberg, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 40 (1978), 124-25. 

20.  Review of Prophetie und Predigt im Neuen Testament: Formgeschichtliche Untersuchungen zur urchristlichen Prophetie, by Ulrich B. Müller, in Journal of Biblical Literature, 97 (1978), 450-52.

21.  Review of C. H. Dodd: Interpreter of the New Testament, by F. W. Dillistone, in Journal of Biblical Literature, 97 (1978), 606-7.

22.  Review of The New Testament Concept of Witness, by Allison A. Trites, in Interpretation, 32 (1979), 216-17.

23.  Review of In Mist Apparelled: Religious Themes in Plutarch's Moralia and Lives, by Frederick E. Brenk, in Journal of the American Academy of Religion, 46 (1978), 582-83. 

24.  Review of Social Aspects of Early Christianity, by Abraham J. Malherbe, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 41 (1979), 487-88.

25.  Review of Prophetic Vocation in the New Testament and Today, edited by J. Panagopoulos, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 41 (1979), 490-91.

26.  Review of Prophecy and Hermeneutic in Early Christianity: New Testament Essays, by E. Earle Ellis, in Journal of the American Academy of Religion, 47 (1979), 306-7.

27.  Review of Jews and Christians in Antioch in the First Four Centuries of the Common Era, by W. A. Meeks and R. L. Wilken, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 42 (1980), 276.

28.  Review of Essays on the Love Commandment, ed. R. H.Fuller, in Interpretation, 33 (1980), 324-26.

29.  Review of The Gospel of John in Christian History: Essays for Interpreters, by J. Louis Martyn, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 43 (1981), 137-39.

30.  Review of Corpus Hermeticum XIII and Early Christian Literature, by William Grese, in Journal of Biblical Literature, 99 (1980), 641-44. 

31.  Review of La religion égyptienne dans la pensée de Plutarque, by Jean Hani, in Journal of the American Academy of Religion, 48 (1980), 281-82.

32.  Review of Galatians: A Commentary on Paul's Letter to the Churches of Galatia, by Hans Dieter Betz, in Religious Studies Review, 7 (1981), 323-28.

33.  Review of Acts and the History of Earliest Christianity, by Martin Hengel, in Journal of the American Academy of Religion, 49 (1981), 681-82.

34.  Review of Documents for the Study of the Gospels, by David Cartlidge and David Dungan, in Interpretation, 35 (1981), 293-97. 

35.  Review of New Testament Prophecy, by David Hill, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 44 (1982), 330-31.

36.  Review of Acts and the History of Earliest Christianity, by Martin Hengel; The Trinitarian Controversy, edited by William G. Rusch; The Christological Controversy, ed. Richard A. Norris, Jr., in Christian Scholar's Review, 11 (1982), 377-78. 

37.  Review of Einführung in das Neue Testament: Im Rahmen der Religionsgeschichte und Kulturgeschichte der hellenistischen und römischen Zeit, by Helmut Koester, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 45 (1983), 141-43.

38.  Review of Aelius Aristides and the New Testament, by P. W. van der Horst, in Journal of Biblical Literature, 102 (1983), 349-50.

39.  "In Search of a Profile of the 'Benefactor'," review of Benefactor: Epigraphic Study of a Graeco-Roman and New Testament Semantic Field, by Frederick W. Danker, in Interpretation, 38 (1984), 421-25.

40.  Review of Galatians--Dialogical Response to Opponents, by Bernard Hungerford Brinsmead, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 46 (1984), 145-47.

41.  "A Social History of Pauline Christianity," review of The First Urban Christians: The Social World of the Apostle Paul, by Wayne A. Meeks, in Interpretation, 39 (1985), 80-82.

42.  Review of Between Athens and Jerusalem: Jewish Identity in the Hellenistic Diaspora, by John J. Collins, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 47 (1985), 161-63.

43.  Review of Sayings of the Risen Jesus: Christian Prophecy in the Synoptic Tradition, by M. Eugene Boring, in Journal of the American Academy of Religion, 53 (1985), 765.

44.  "New Directions in Apocalypticism," review of Apocalypticism in the Mediterranean World and the Near East, edited by David Hellholm, in History of Religions, 25 (1985), 93-95. 

45.  Review of "Righteousness" in the New Testament, by John Reumann, in Dialog, 24 (1985), 73-74.

46.  Review of Formgeschichte des Neuen Testaments, by Klaus Berger, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 48 (1986), 734-735.

47.  Review of Crisis and Catharsis: The Power of the Apocalypse, by Adela Yarbro Collins, in Journal of Biblical Literature, 105 (1986), 543-44.

48.  Review of Tårebrevet, by Ebba Refshauge, in Journal of Biblical Literature, 105 (1986), 731-32.

49.  Review of The World That Shaped the New Testament, by Calvin J. Roetzel, in Interpretation, 41 (1987), 200.

50.  Review of Female Fault and Fulfilment in Gnosticism, by Jorunn Jacobsen Buckley, in History of Religions, 27 (1987), 224.

51.  Review of "To See Ourselves as Others See Us": Christians, Jews, "Others" in Late Antiquity, edited by Jacob Neusner and Ernest S. Frerichs, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 49 (1987), 688-90.

52.  Review of Slaves, Citizens, Sons: Legal Metaphors in the Epistles, by Francis Lyall, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 49 (1987), 672-73.53.  Review of Arznei der Unsterblichkeit: Die Eucharistie bei Ignatius von Antiochien und im Johannesevangelium, by Lothar Wehr, in Journal of Biblical Literature, 108 (1989), 739-40.

54.  Review of Josephus Flavius und die Samaritaner, by Rita Egger, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 50 (1988), 715.

55.  Review of Profit with Delight: The Literary Genre of the Acts of the Apostles, by Richard I. Pervo, in Journal of Religion 63 (1989) 399-400. 

56.  Review of Christologie und Wunder: Untersuchungen zu Joh 1,35-51, by Hans-Jürgen Kuhn, in Journal of Biblical Literature 109 (1990), 145-46. 

57.  "Hope for the Future of Hebrews Studies," Review of The Epistle to the Hebrews, by Harold W. Attridge, in Interpretation, 46 (1992) 67-69.

58.  Review of Offenbarungsstimmen im Antiken Judentum, by Peter Kuhn, in Religious Studies Review, 19 (1993) 274. 

59.  Review of The Heavenly Court Judgment of Revelation 4-5, by R. Dean Davis, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 55 (1993) 804-5. 

60.  Review of Der Hirt des Hermas, by Norbert Brox, in Critical Review of Books in Religion 1993, ed. E. J. Epp (Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1994), 353-54. 

61.  Review of The Book of Revelation: The Open Book of Prophecy, by Charles Homer Giblin, in Theological Studies 54 (1993) 342-44.

62.  Review of L'unité du Pasteur d'Hermas, by Philippe Henne, O.P., in Catholic Biblical Quarterly 56 (1994) 596-97. 

63.  Review of The Origins and Early Development of the Antichrist Myth, by Gregory C. Jenks, in Cristianesimo nella storia 16 (1995) 165-68. 

64.  Review of Vengeance in the Apocalypse, by Joel Nobel Musvosi, in Religious Studies Review, 21 (1995) 54. 

65.  Review of Breaking the Code: Understanding the Book of Revelation, by Bruce M. Metzger, in Religious Studies Review, 21 (1995) 240.

66.  Review of The Apocalypse: A Reading of the Revelation of John, by Charles H. Talbert, in Religious Studies Review, 21 (1995) 240. 

67.  Review of Isaiah and the Prophetic Traditions in the Book of Revelation: Visionary Antecedents and their Development, by Jan Fekkes III, in Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 57 (1995) 805-6. 

68.  Review of In the Last Days: On Jewish and Christian Apocalyptic and Its Period, edited by K. Jeppesen, K. Nielsen and B. Rosendal, in Religious Studies Review, 21 (1995) 233. 

69.  Review of Paul - One of the Prophets?  A Contribution to the Apostle's Self-Understanding, by Karl Olav Sandnes, in Journal of Theological Studies, 47 (1996) 219-21.

70.  Review of The Letters to the Seven Churches: Updated Edition, by W. M. Ramsay, edited by Mark W. Wilson, in Religious Studies Review 22 (1996) 164.

71.  Review of After the Apostles: Christianity in the Second Century, by W. H. Wagner, Catholic Historical Review 83 (1997) 741-42.

72.  Review of Imperial Cult and Commerce in John's Apocalypse, by J. Nelson Kraybill, in Religious Studies Review, 24 (1998) 97-98.

73.  Review of The Book of Revelation: An Annotated Bibliography, by Robert L. Muse, in Religious Studies Review, 24 (1998) 97.

74.  Review of Apocalypse Theory and the Ends of the World, edited by Malcolm Bull, in Religious Studies Review, 23 (1997) 411.

75.  Review of Die Bilder der Offenbarung des Johannes, by Heinrich Kraft, in Religious Studies Review, 23 (1997) 411.

76.  Review of After the Apostles: Christianity in the Second Century, by Walter H. Wagner, in The Catholic Historical Review, 83 (1997) 741-42.

77.  Review of The Author of the Apocalypse: A Review of the Prevailing Hypothesis of Jewish-Christian Authorship, by Robert K. MacKenzie, in Religious Studies Review, 24 (1998) 97.

78.  Review of The Climax of Prophecy: Studies on the Book of Revelation, by Richard Bauckham, in Religious Studies Review, 23 (1997) 411.

79.  Review of Die kirchenslavische Überlieferung der Johannes-Apokalypse, by Karsten Grünberg, in Religious Studies Review, 24 (1998) 97.

80.  Review of The Seventieth Week of Daniel 9:27 as a Literary Key for Understanding the Structure of the Apocalypse of John, by J. A. McLean, in Religious Studies Review 24 (1998) 427-28.

81.  Review of Das himmlische Jerusalem in Apk 21,1-22,5 im Kontext biblisch-jüdischer Tradition und antiken Städtbaus, by Unyong Sim, in Religious Studies Review 24 (1998) 428.

82.  Review of Die Offenbarung des Johannes, by Heinz Giesen, in Religious Studies Review 24 (1998) 427.

83.  Review of Apocalypse: A People's Commentary on the Book of Revelation, by Pablo Richard, in Religious Studies Review 24 (1998) 426-27.

84.  Review of A Comparative Literary Study of Daniel and Revelation: Shaping the End, by James H. Sims, in Religious Studies Review 24 (1998) 426.

85.  Review of Revelation, by Catherine Gunsalus González and Justo L. González, in Religious Studies Review 24 (1998) 427.

86.  Review of Revelation, by A. J. P. Garrow, in Religious Studies Review 24 (1998) 427.

87.  Review of On the Genre and Message of Revelation: Star Visions and Sky Journeys, by Bruce J. Malina, in Religious Studies Review 24 (1998) 426.

88.  Review of The Cosmic Conflict of the Church: An Exegetico-Theological Study of Revelation 12,7-12, by Peter Antonysamy Abir, in Religious Studies Review 24 (1998) 428.

89.  Review of The Greek Language of Healing from Homer to New Testament Times, by Louise Wells, in Journal of Biblical Literature 119 (2000) 561-64.

90.  Review of John's Use of the Old Testament in Revelation, by G. K. Beale, in Religious Studies Review 27 (2001) 173-4.

91.  Review of Jewish Temple Imagery in the Book of Revelation, by Robert A. Briggs, in Religious Studies Review 27 (2001) 173.

92.  Review of The Encyclopedia of Apocalypticism, Vol. 1: The Origins of Apocalypticism, edited by John J. Collins, in Religious Studies Review 27 (2001) 164.

93.  Review of Johannesapokalypse und johanneische Schriften: Forschungs- und traditionsgeschichtliche Untersuchungen, by Andre Heinze, in Religious Studies Review 27 (2001) 174-5.

94.  Review of Revelation, by Jonathan Knight, in Religious Studies Review 27 (2001) 172.

95.  Review of The Book of Revelation, revised edition, by Robert H. Mounce, in Religious Studies Review 27 (2001) 172.

96.  Review of Revelation Unsealed: A Narrative Critical Approach to John's Apocalypse, by J. L. Resseguie, in Religious Studies Review 27 (2001) 173

.97.  Review of Christ and Community: A Socio-Historical Study of the Christology of Revelation, by Thomas B. Slater, in Religious Studies Review 27 (2001) 173.

98.  Review of Turning to Jesus: The Sociology of Conversion in the Gospels, by Scot McKnight, in Catholic Studies: An On-Line Journal (http://www.adelphi.edu/cst) July, 2002.

99.  Review of G. K. Beale, The Book of Revelation: A Commentary on the  Greek Text, NIGTC (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans; Carlisle: Paternoster, 1999), in Horizons in Biblical Theology 24 (2002) 124-25.

100.  Review of S. Moyise (ed.), Studies in the Book of Revelation, in Religious Studies Review (forthcoming).

101.  Review of Richard Sorabji, Emotion and Peace of Mind: From Stoic Agitation to Christian Temptation (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2000), and William V. Harris, Restraining Rage: The Ideology of Anger Control in Classical Antiquity (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2001), in Journal of Religion, 83 (2003) 678-80.

102.  Review of Margaret M. Mitchell, The Heavenly Trumpet: John Chrysostom and the Art of Pauline Interpretation (Louisville: Westminster John Knox, 2002), in Journal of Religion 83 (2003) 607-8.

103.  Review of  Jewish Temple Imagery in the Book of Revelation, by Robert A. Briggs.  Studies in Biblical Literature 10.  (New York: Peter Lang, 1999), in Religious Studies Review (forthcoming).

104.  Review of The Apocalypse and the Shape of Things to Come, edited by Frances Carey (Toronto and Buffalo: University of Toronto Press, 1999), in Religious Studies Review (forthcoming)

105.  Review of Revelation, by Craig S. Keener.  The NIV Application Commentary (Grand Rapids: Zondervan, 2000), in Religious Studies Review (forthcoming).

106.  Review of Exposition of the Book of Revelation, by Simon Kistemaker (Grand Rapids: Baker, 2001), in Religious Studies Review (forthcoming).

107.  Review of Social-Science Commentary on the Book of Revelation, by Bruce J. Malina and John J. Pilch (Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2000), in Religious Studies Review (forthcoming).

108.  Review of Revelation, by Grant R. Osborne.  Baker Exegetical Commentary on the New Testament (Grand Rapids: Baker Academic, 2002), in Religious Studies Review (forthcoming).

109.  Review of Revelation, by Mitchell G. Reddish, Smyth and Helwys Bible Commentary (Macon: Smyth & Helwys Publishing Incorporated, 2001), in Religious Studies Review (forthcoming).

110.  Review of Revelation, by Ben Witherington III, NCBC (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2003), in Religious Studies Review (forthcoming).

111.  Review of Paul the Letter Writer, by M. Luther Stirewalt, Jr. (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2003), in Catholic Biblical Quarterly 68 (2006) 348-50.

112.  Review of Jesus and Gospel, by Graham Stanton (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004), in Journal of Religion 86 (2006), forthcoming.

113.  Review of The Secret Revelation of John, by Karen L. King (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 2006), in Review of Biblical Literature [http://www.bookreviews.org] (2006).

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