Book reviews [ANVIL vol 34 issue 3]

Books reviewed this issue:

1. New Testament Studies

James D. G. Dunn, The Acts of the Apostles (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2016)

Michael J. Gorman, Becoming the Gospel: Paul, Participation, and Mission (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2015)

Alicia D. Myers, Blessed Among Women? Mothers and Motherhood in the New Testament (New York: Oxford University Press, 2017)

Tom Wright, Paul: A Biography (London: SPCK, 2018)

2. Early Christian Studies

Thomas A. Robinson, Who Were the First Christians? Dismantling the Urban Thesis (New York: Oxford University Press, 2017)

Steve Walton, Paul R. Trebilco and David W. J. Gill, eds., The Urban World and the First Christians (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2017)

3. Hermeneutics

Barbara E. Reid, Wisdom’s Feast: An Invitation to Feminist Interpretation of the Scriptures (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2016)

4. Missiology

Paul A. Pomerville, The Third Force in Missions: A Pentecostal Contribution to Contemporary Mission Theology, Revised Edition (Peabody: Hendrickson Publishers, 2016)

Cathy Ross and Stephen B. Bevans, eds., Mission on the Road to Emmaus: Constants, Context and Prophetic Dialogue (London: SCM Press, 2015)

5. Pentecostal Studies

Daniel Castelo, Pentecostalism as a Christian Mystical Tradition (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2017)

6. Theology

William Edgar, Created and Creating: A Biblical Theology of Culture (London: IVP, 2017)

Kelley Nikondeha, Adopted: The Sacrament of Belonging in a Fractured World (Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 2017)

7. Theology and Mental Health

Mark Meynell, When Darkness Seems My Closest Friend (London: IVP, 2018) 

8. Biography and History

Andrew Finstuen, Grant Wacker, Anne Blue Wills, eds., Billy Graham: American Pilgrim (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017)

Rowan Strong, Victorian Christianity and Emigrant Voyages to British Colonies c.1840 – c.1914 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017)

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