The Old Testament

The Secular God and the Sacred Universe: The Old Testament Message for Today Arasakumar Rayappan

Where Did the Ancient Semites Come From? Dr. Igor P. Lipovsky

Remember the Days of Old (Deut 32:79) - Oral and Written Transmission in the Hebrew Bible Jens Bruun Kofoed

The Jewish People and its Holy Scripture in the Christian Bible Dom. Henry Wansbrough, OSB

Law at the Service of Humankind Lawrence Frizzell

The Land Walter Brueggemann

The Land: Primary Category of Faith G.J. Volschenk

The Rich, the Poor, and the Law Dieter H. Reinstorf

Tenach and Old Testament - the same Bible? James Alfred Loader

"In You All The Families of the Earth Shall Be Blessed": Some Initial Thoughts on Mission in the Old Testament Helen R. Graham, M.M.

Ownership and Property in the Old Testament Economy Walter C. Kaiser Jr.

The Contribution of Archaeozoology to the Identification of the Ritually Clean Ungulates Mentioned in the Hebrew Bible Zohar Amar, Ram Bouchnick and Guy Bar-Oz

Two Approaches to Life in the Second Temple Period: Deuteronomy and Qoholet Christo Lombaard

The Relationship between God's Covenant with His People and Marriage in the Old Testament Călin Sechelea

Deciphering a Definition: The Syntagmatic Structural Analysis of Ritual in the Hebrew Bible David P. Wright

Shaaraim: The Gateway to The Kingdom of Judah Nadav Na'aman

Saul as a Just Judge in Josephus' Antiquities of the Jews Michael Avioz

Moses Outside the Torah and the Construction of a Diaspora Identity Thomas Romer

The Anthropological Understanding of the “Heart” in the Old Testament Nicolae Răzvan Stan, page 73

Old Testament Exegesis: Reflections on Methodology Alphonso Groenewald

The Identity of the Angel of the Lord Mart-Jan Paul

Pentecostals' Reading of the Old Testament M Nel

Evolution, God and Job's Ostrich Marie Turner

Agape in the Old Testament under the light of 1 Cor. 13 Eleni Hristinakis, page 10

Tiglath-pileser III's Campaigns in 734-732 B.C.: Historical Background of Isa 7; 2 Kgs 15-16 and 2 Chr 27-28 Peter Dubovsky

On The Elusiveness and Malleability of "Israel" Silvio Sergio Scatolini Apostolo

"You Shall Not Abhor an Edomite, for He is Your Brother": The Tradition of Esau and the Edomite Genealogies from an Anthropological Perspective Juan Manuel Tebes

The State of the Field of Hebrew Bible Study David M. Carr

Israelite Sheepshearing and David's Rise to Power Jeffrey C. Geoghegan

Theology Chronicle: Images of God in the Old Testament: Yahweh -- Loving Father And Mother A Groenewald

What Is a God? Metatheistic Assumptions in Old Testament Yahwism(s) J W Gericke

The Septuagint and the Text of the Old Testament Peter J. Gentry

Leadership in Africa and in the Old Testament: A Transcendental Perspective E. O. Usue

In Conversation with W. M. Schniedewind, How the Bible Became a Book: The Textualization of Ancient Israel (Cambridge, 2003) Gary N. Knoppers

The Origin of Biblical Israel Philip R. Davies

Death, Social Conflict, and the Barley Harvest in the Hebrew Bible Brian Britt

Tracing the Origin of the Sabbatical Calendar in the Priestly Narrative (Genesis 1 to Joshua 5) Philippe Guillaume

On the meaning of "Bronze Bow" Aron Pinker

Regulating 'Sons' and 'Daughters' in the Torah and in Proverbs: Some Preliminary Insights Athalya Brenner

A Rejoinder to A. Brenner, "Regulating 'Sons' and 'Daughters' in the Torah and in Proverbs: Some Preliminary Insights" Francis Landy

Symbolic Inversion in Death: Some Examples from the Old Testament and the Ancient Near Eastern world Paul A Kruger

The Finger of God and the Forming of a Nation: The Origin and Purpose of the Decalogue David L. Baker

Geminate Ballast: An Unrecognized Literary Feature in Ancient Semitic Poetry Scott Noegel

Shalmaneser III and the Levantine States: The "Damascus Coalition Rebellion" A. Kirk Grayson

Uzzah's Rebellion A. Ingrid M. Haase

Gender, Class, and Androcentric Compliance in the Rapes of Enslaved Women in the Hebrew Bible Susanne Scholz

When Did Jerusalem Fall? Rodger C Young

Recent Trends in the Study of the History of Pre-Monarchic Israelite Religion with Particular Emphasis on the Concept of the Covenant Silvia Linington

Old Testament Prophecy as a Vehicle for Historigraphy Michael A. Grisanti

God and Violence in the Old Testament Terence E. Fretheim

Ethnicity, Assimilation and the Israelite Settlement Pekka Pitkanen

The Human Need for Continuity: Some ANE and OT Perspectives Deryck Sheriffs

Circumcision in the Hebrew Bible and Targums: Theology, Rhetoric, and the Handling of Metaphor Jason S. DeRouchie

A Cognitive Linguistic Approach to the Emotion of Anger in the Old Testament Zacharias Kotze

Towards a Theology of the Tabernacle and its Furniture Gary Anderson

Passover at Gilgal: From Joshua to Qumran and Jesus Etienne Nodet

A Messiah in Heaven? A Re-evaluation of Jewish and Christian Apocalyptic Traditions Cana Werman

Kol Akara: The Voice of the Barren Woman Sara Wiseman-Stein

A House for God and a House for David Tony W. Cartledge

And Then There Were the Women in His Life: David and His Women Diane Jacobson

David, God, and the Word Marti J. Steussy

Origins Revisited: Refining the Theory of Conquest Before It's Too Late Neil Soggie

When Did Solomon Die? Rodger C Young

The Significance of the David Tradition for the Emergence of Messianic Beliefs in the Old Testament Ernst-Joachim Waschke

Who Was King David? Steven L. McKenzie

'I Am Against You': Yahweh's Judgement on the Nations and its Ancient Near Eastern Context Simon Sherwin

Figuring Out Figurines Philip Johnston

Yahweh's Suspension of Free Will in the Old Testament: Divine Immorality or Sign-Act? Brian P. Irwin

Popular Religion in Old Testament Research: Past, Present & Future Jules Gome

Economic Terrorism and the Foundation of Israelite Origins Neil Soggie

Reconstructing the Society of Ancient Israel Paula McNutt

Israel, the People of God, and the Nations Eckard J Schnabel

Rachel's Lament Frederick A. Niedner, JR.

Where Was Ancient Zion? Peter J. Leithart

Josephus's View of the Amalekites Louis H. Feldman

How Is the Christian to Construe Old Testament Law? Elmer A. Martens

Innocent Suffering in Egypt Daniel P. Bricker

Terminological Patterns and the Divine Epithet Shaddai W. Warning

The Relevance of Creation and Righteousness to Intervention for the Poor and Needy in the Old Testament Richard Neville

Mesopotamian Religious Syncretism Simon Sherwin

A New Look at the Inscriptions of Tiglath-pileser III Gershom Galil

Official Religion and Popular Religion in Pre-Exilic Ancient Israel Jacques Berlinerblau

God's Steadfast Love: Towards a New Conception of Old Testament Theology Hermann Spieckermann

The "Dog" (keleb) in Ancient Israel as a Symbol of Male Passivity and Perversion John Barclay Burns

Women and House Religion Elizabeth Willett

Old Testament, New Hatreds: The Hebrew Bible and Antisemitism in Nazi Germany Doris L. Bergen

The Biblical Borders of the Land of Israel Menachem Leibtag

Brit Milah and the Number Eight Menachem Leibtag

The Biblical Significance of 'Matar' Menachem Leibtag

The Rationale of the Laws of Clean and Unclean in the Old Testament Joe M. Sprinkle

'Why Has Yahweh Defeated Us Today before the Philistines?' The Question of the Ark Narrative A. Stirrup

Innocent Suffering in Mesopotamia Daniel P. Bricker

Proclaiming the Future: History and Theology in Prophecies against Tyre Thomas Renz

Serpent Intertexts: Tantalizing Twists in the Tales Elaine A. Phillips

Exploring Empathy in the Old Testament Marion Taylor

The Great I-AM of God in Biblical Covenant Relationship with His People in the Old Testament World John E. McKenna

The First Philistine Inscription Found in Israel Is That of Akish, "Prince of Ekron" Peter Kaswalder, O.F.M.

The Ten Words: Taking a Modern Look at Ancient Wisdom Leonard Felder

The Spirit in the Old Testament Pierbattista Pizzaballa OFM

Messianic Expectations in the Early Post-Exilic Period Wolter H. Rose

Reading The Old Testament in Postmodern Times Craig Bartholomew

Royal Expectations in Genesis to Kings: Their Importance for Biblical Theology T. Desmond Alexander

The Status and Functions of Jewish Scribes in the Second-Temple Period Christine Schams

The Return of the Ark according to Josephus Christopher Begg

Spirit Is Gradually Revealed in Scripture Pope John Paul II

The Temple, the House of Prayer Fr. Frederic Manns, OFM

Loose Canons: Reflections on the Formation of the Hebrew Bible Philip R. Davies

Innocent or Holy? Justification and Sanctification in Old Testament Theology Rodney R. Hutton

An 'Extraordinary Fact': Torah and Temple and the Contours of the Hebrew Canon, Part 2 Stephen Dempster

An 'Extraordinary Fact': Torah and Temple and the Contours of the Hebrew Canon, Part 1 Stephen Dempster

David's Second Sparing of Saul According to Josephus Christopher Begg

David's Transfer of the Ark according to Josephus Christopher T. Begg

The Evangelical Contribution to Understanding the (Early) History of Ancient Israel in Recent Scholarship James K. Hoffmeier

On the Primary Tension of Old Testament Faith Walter Brueggemann

Jotham and Amon: Two Minor Kings of Judah according to Josephus Christopher T. Begg

The Ten Commandments Rev. George Mastrantonis

The David Dossier Dom. Henry Wansbrough, OSB

Hesed As Obligation: A Re-Examination Robin Routledge

The Knowledge of Writing in Iron Age Palestine Alan Millard

The Wayyiqtol As 'Pluperfect': When and Why C. John Collins

Biblical Naming and Poetic Etymology Herbert Marks

The Samaritans in the Hasmonean Period Lester L. Grabbe

Fallacies in the Study of Early Israel: An Onomastic Perspective Richard S. Hess

The Underworld and the Dead in the Old Testament Philip Johnston

Josephus' Portrait of Asa Louis Feldman

Rhetorical Criticism in Old Testament Studies David M. Howard Jr.

Diachronic Analysis and the Features of Late Biblical Hebrew Mark F. Rooker

Witches in the Bible and in the Talmud Meir Bar-Ilan

The Baal (and the Asherah?) in Seventh-Century Judah Baruch Halpern

'I Am' in Context David M. Ball

Understanding the Herem J.P.U. Lilley

Astrology [in Judaism in Late Antiquity] Lester J. Ness

The Ethical Authority of the Old Testament: A Survey of Approaches. Part I Christopher J.H. Wright

The Ethical Authority of the Old Testament: A Survey of Approaches. Part II Christopher J.H. Wright

The Central Sanctuary: Where and When? Jeffrey Niehaus

Death and Resurrection in the Old Testament Wendell W. Frerichs

The Go'el in Ancient Israel: Theological Reflections on an Israelite Institution Robert L. Hubbard

The Jews and Hellenization: Hengel and His Critics Lester L. Grabbe

The Case for Kingship in Deuteronomy and the Former Prophets David M. Howard, Jr.

Feminist Exegesis of the Old Testament, Some Critical Reflections Paul Joyce

Israelite and Aramean History in the Light of Inscriptions A.R. Millard

Priest, Prophet, Wisdom Teacher: Old Testament Models of the Minister Daniel J. Simundson

The Human in the Old Testament Claus Westermann

The Fall and Rise of Covenant, Law and Treaty Kenneth A. Kitchen

The Kingdom of God in the Old Testament Martin Selman

The Old Testament: A Heresy Continued? Hemchand Gossai

'A Tale of Two Cities' - Nationalism in Zion and Babylon Deryck C. T. Sheriffs

The Governors of Judah under the Persians Hugh G. M. Williamson

'Âdâm as 'Skin' and 'Earth': An Examination of Some Proposed Meanings in Biblical Hebrew Richard S. Hess

The Old Testament and the Christian Gospel Frederick J. Gaiser

God, Male and Female in the Old Testament: Yahweh and His "Asherah" Mark S. Smith

The Color of God: Israel's God-Talk and Life Experience Terence E. Fretheim

Polycarp and Marcion: A Note Charles M. Nielsen

"Mother in Israel": A Familiar Story Reconsidered J. Cheryl Exum

The Hebrew Scriptures and the Theology of Creation Richard J. Clifford

Sennacherib's Attack on Hezekiah A. R. Millard

Elijah Must Come First Dale C. Allison, Jr.

Reading the Hebrew Scriptures in the First Century: Christian Interpretations in Their Jewish Context George W. E. Nickelsburg

The Old Testament in Christian Proclamation Terence E. Fretheim

The Old Testament in Christian Proclamation: A New Testament Perspective Donald H. Juel

Hope in the Old Testament David A. Hubbard

Ugarit, Canaan, and Israel Peter C. Craigie

Biblical Prose Prayer: As a Window to the Popular Religion of Ancient Israel Moshe Greenberg

The Childs Proposal: A Symposium Ralph W. Klein, Gary Stansell, and Walter Brueggemann

A Theological Investigation of Motivation in Old Testament Law Greg Chirichigno

Special Calls in Old Testament Mary Paul Ewen

King Solomon's Mines? A Re-Assessment of Finds in the Arabah John J. Bimson

Pilgrimages to the Jerusalem Temple Joseph Cohen

Temples of the Levant and the Buildings of Solomon Christopher J. Davey

The Israelite Household and the Decalogue: The Social Background and Significance of Some Commandments Christopher J. H. Wright

'Bamoth' in the Old Testament J. T. Whitney

God's 'Name' and God's 'Glory' J. Gordon McConville

Culture, Leadership and Symbolism in the Old Testament Carroll Stuhlmueller, C.P.

The Descent of Ishtar, the Fall of Sophia, and the Jewish Roots of Gnosticism Edwin V. Yamauchi, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.

And Sarah Laughed: The Status of Woman in the Old Testament John H.Otwell

Tackling Old Testament Theology Elmer A. Martens

Lex Talionis and the Human Fetus Meredith G. Kline

The Fear of the Lord as the 'Principle' of Wisdom Henri Blocher, B.D.

The Origins of Prophetic Frenzy and Ecstatic Utterance in the Old Testament World Charles D. Isbell

The Man of War and the Suffering Servant, the Old Testament and the Theology of Liberation J. E. Goldingay, B.A.

The Social Environment of the Patriarchs M. E. J. Selman, B.A., Ph.D.

From The Brickfields of Egypt K. A. Kitchen, B.A., Ph.D.

The Study of Old Testament Theology: Its Aims and Purpose John Goldingay, B.A.

A Recent Popularisation of Professor F.M. Cross' Theories on the Text of the Old Testament D.W. Gooding, M.A., Ph.D.

Coregencies and Overlapping Reigns among the Hebrew Kings Edwin R. Thiele

Evidence for an Autumnal New Year in Pre-Exilic Israel Reconsidered David J.A. Clines

The Wilderness Itineraries G. I. Davies, M.S.

Old Testament Textual Criticism: Its Principles and Practice. Apropos of Recent English Versions D. F. Payne, B.A., M.A.

Ugaritic Spelling Errors M. E. J. Richardson, B.A.

A New Occurrence of the Divine Name "I AM" Ronald Youngblood

Jehovah's International Love Arthur H. Lewis, Ph.D.

'That You May Know That Yahweh Is God': A Study in the Relationship between Theology and Historical Truth in the Old Testament John Goldingay, B.A.

Flying Serpents? D. J. Wiseman, O.B.E., M.A., D.Lit., F.B.A., F.S.A.

The Wrath of God Seth Erlandsson, D.Phil.

Simeon, the Tenth Tribe of Israel Leon J. Wood, Ph.D.

Name Terms of the Old Testament Prophet of God Eugene H. Merrill, Ph.D.

The Covenant with Moses and Its Historical Setting Cleon L. Rogers, Jr., Th.D.

The Poetry of Ugarit and Israel P. C. Caigie, M.A., M.Th., Ph.D.

Legal Forms in the Book of the Covenant G. J. Wenham, M.A., Ph.D.

Tekoa: Historical and Cultural Profile Martin H. Heickson, M.A.

Some Contributions of Hittitology to Old Testament Study H. A. Hoffner, Jr., M.A., Ph.D.

The Conquest and Early Hebrew Poetry P. C. Craigie, M.A.

Hebrew Toponyms M. E. J. Richardson, B.A.

Large Numbers in the Old Testament J. W. Wenham M.A., B.D.

The New Testament Interpretation of the Old Testament G. W. Grogan, B.D. M.Th.

The Wisdom Movement and Israel's Covenant Faith D. A. Hubbard

Historical Method and Early Hebrew Tradition K. A. Kitchen

'For He Is Good' A. R. Millard

Causation and the Ancient World View Robert McQueen Grant

The God of Abraham G. T. Manley

Study of the Formula, “Until This Day” Brevard S. Childs

The Significance of the Ancient Near Eastern Treaty Pattern J. A. Thompson

Recently Discovered Hebrew Inscriptions A. R. Millard

Some Egyptian Background to the Old Testament K. A. Kitchen

The Concept of Commandment in the Old Testament Matthew J. O'Connell

The Word of God in the Old Testament John L. McKenzie

Bulletin of the Old Testament Frederick L. Moriarty

Ugaritic "drkt" and Biblical "derek" Mitchell J. Dahood

Bulletin of the Old Testament Frederick L. Moriarty

Bulletin of the Old Testament Frederick L. Moriarty

The God of Egypt's Wise Men George C. Ring

The Message of Moses and Modern Higher Criticism Francis E. Gigot, SS

The Sabbath in the Old Testament: Its Origin and Development Theophile James Meek

Israel's Conquest of Canaan Lewis Bayles Paton

On the Archaeological Exploration of Palestine David Gordon Lyon

Antiochus IV, Epiphanes Phillips Barry

Articles from the Catholic Encyclopedia (1910-1914) and the Jewish Encyclopedia (1906). Uppercase titles are from the Catholic Encyclopedia, lowercase titles are from the Jewish Encyclopedia. Keep in mind that the research is a century old.
ABEL Abel | ABRAHAM Abraham | ABSALOM Absalom | ADAM Adam | AMOS Amos | NOAH'S ARK Ark of Noah | ARK OF THE COVENANT Ark of the Covenant | BAAL, BAALIM Ba'al and Ba'al-Worship | BALAAM Balaam | BENJAMIN Benjamin | CAIN Cain | CANON OF THE OLD TESTAMENT Bible Canon | BOOKS OF CHRONICLES (PARALIPOMENON) Books of Chronicles | CIRCUMCISION Circumcision | THE TEN COMMANDMENTS Decalogue | BOOK OF DANIEL Book of Daniel | KING DAVID David | BOOK OF ECCLESIASTES Ecclesiastes | ECCLESIASTICUS The Wisdom of Jesus the Son of Sirach | ELIAS Elijah | ELISHA Elisha | ESDRAS Ezra the Scribe Book of Ezra | ESTHER Esther | EZEKIEL Ezekiel Book of Ezekiel | SAINT GABRIEL THE ARCHANGEL Gabriel | HABAKKUK Habakkuk Book of Habakkuk | HAGGAI Haggai Book of Haggai | HEZEKIAH Hezekiah | HOSEA Hosea, the Prophet Book of Hosea | ISAIAS Isaiah Book of Isaiah | JACOB Jacob | JEREMIAS THE PROPHET Jeremiah Book of Jeremiah | JOB Job Book of Job | JOEL Joel | JONAS Jonah Book of Jonah | JOSEPH Joseph | JOSHUA Joshua Book of Joshua | BOOK OF JUDGES Book of Judges | BOOK OF JUDITH Book of Judith | FIRST AND SECOND BOOKS OF KINGS Books of Samuel | THIRD AND FOURTH BOOKS OF KINGS Books of Kings | BOOKS OF MACHABEES Books of Maccabees | MALACHIAS Book of Malachi | MOSES Moses | NAHUM Nahum Book of Nahum | BOOK OF NEHEMIAH Nehemiah Book of Nehemiah | PENTATEUCH Pentateuch Torah | BOOK OF PROVERBS Book of Proverbs | PSALMS Psalms | SAINT RAPHAEL Raphael | BOOK OF RUTH Book of Ruth | SOLOMON Solomon | TEMPLE OF JERUSALEM Temple of Solomon Second Temple Plan of the Second Temple Temple of Herod Administration & Service of the Temple | TOBIAS Book of Tobit | TOWER OF BABEL Tower of Babel | BOOK OF WISDOM Book of the Wisdom of Solomon | ZACHARIAS Zechariah Book of Zechariah | SOPHONIAS Zephaniah

A Primer of Old Testament History Francis E. Gigot, SS

Abraham and Archaeology George A. Barton

Some Problems in Ancient Palestinian Topography George A. Barton

Azariah of Judah and Tiglath-pileser III Howell M. Haydn

When Did Israel Go Out of Egypt? Rev. Charles Warren Currier, page 82

The Men of the Great Synagogue Joseph Bullen, S. J., page 298

Outlines of Jewish History from Abraham to Our Lord Francis E. Gigot, SS

Theodoret and the Law Book of Josiah James A. Kelso

Ancient Commerce with East Africa and the “Ophir” of King Solomon J.D. Murphy, SJ., page 157

West Semitic Deities with Compound Names George A. Barton

Special Introduction to the Study of the Old Testament Francis E. Gigot, SS

Dr. Torrey on the Edomites Thomas Kelly Cheyne

The Edomites in Southern Judah Charles Cutler Torrey

The Old Testament Reckoning of Regnal Years Edward Lewis Curtis

The Men of Judah' in the El-Amarna Tablets Morris Jastrow

The Date of the Downfall of Samaria Willis Judson Beecher

Ashtoreth and Her Influence in the Old Testament George A. Barton

The Reform in the Teaching of the Old Testament Anthony Maas, S.J., page 1

The Rose of Sharon and Lily of the Field


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