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Catholic Biblical Quarterly (CBQ)

CBQ-62Publication Details:

  • ISSN 0008-7912
  • Published January, April, July, and October.
  • Annual and decennial indexes.

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CBQ Recent Issues - Table of Contents

Catholic Biblical Quarterly - Recent Issues

Vol. 79, No. 2 (April 2017)

Pages . Author/Editor . Article Title
187-204   Scott B. Noegel   Evil Looms: Delilah--Weaver of Wicked Wiles
205-221   Oded Tammuz   Psalm 78: A Case Study in Redaction as Propaganda
222-239   Garrick V. Allen   Zechariah's Horse Visions and Angelic Intermediaries: Translation, Allusion, and Transmission in Early Judaism
240-260   Richard J. Dillon   A Narrative Analysis of the Baptist's Nativity in Luke 1
261-281   Michael Pope   The Downward Motion of Jesus' Sweat and the Authenticity of Luke 22:43-44
282-298   Patrick E. Spencer   "Mad" Rhoda in Acts 12:12-17: Disciple Exemplar
299-316   Charles H. Cosgrove   Banquet Ceremonies Involving Wine in the Greco-Roman World and Early Christianity
317-318   .   Biblical News
319-353   David Bosworth and
Mary Ann Beavis
  Book Reviews
354-369   .   Collected Essays
370-374   .   Books Received

Vol. 79, No. 1 (Jan. 2017)

Pages . Author/Editor . Article Title
1-19   Leslie J. Hoppe, OFM   The Strategy of the Deuteronomistic History: A Proposal
20-40   Steven T. Mann   Performative Prayers of a Prophet: Investigating the Prayers of Jonah as Speech Acts
41-59   Jordan J. Ryan   Jesus and Synagogue Disputes: Recovering the Institutional Context of Luke 13: 10-17
60-76   Lee A. Johnson   Paul's Letters Reheard: A Performance-Critical Examination of the Preparation, Transportation, and Delivery of Paul's Correspondence
77-96   John R. Coulson   Jesus and the Spirit in Paul's Theology: The Earthly Jesus
97-110   Kenneth A. Vandergriff   Διαθήκη καινή: New Covenant as Jewish Apocalypticism in Hebrews 8
111-161   David Bosworth and
Mary Ann Beavis
  Book Reviews
162-171   .   Collected Essays
172-175   .   Books Received

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