Book reviews | ANVIL vol 36 issue 1

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Recommended reading

Fergus Butler-Gallie, A Field Guide to the English Clergy: A Compendium of Diverse Eccentrics, Pirates, Prelates and Adventurers; All Anglican, Some Even Practising (London: Oneworld Publications, 2018)

Andrew Dunlop, Out of Nothing: A Cross Shaped Approach to Fresh Expressions (London: SCM Press, 2018)

Grant Macaskill, The New Testament and Intellectual Humility (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2018)

Wolfgang Vondey, Pentecostal Theology: Living the Full Gospel (London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, 2017)

Rowan Williams, Being Human: Bodies, Minds (London: SPCK, 2018)

Biblical studies

John M. G. Barclay, Paul: A Very Brief History (London: SPCK, 2017)

John Anthony Dunne and Eric Lewellen, eds., One God, One People, One Future: Essays in Honour of N.T. Wright (London: SPCK, 2019)

Francis Watson and Sarah Parkhouse, eds., Connecting Gospels: Beyond the Canonical/Non-Canonical Divide (Oxford: OUP, 2018)

Jewish studies

Tony Bayfield, ed., Deep calls to Deep: Transforming Conversations between Jews and Christians (London: SCM Press, 2017)

Alan L. Mittleman, ed., Holiness in Jewish Thought (Oxford: OUP, 2018)

Jointly reviewed: Adi Ophir and Ishay Rosen-Zvi, Goy: Israel’s Multiple Others and the Birth of the Gentile, Oxford Studies in the Abrahamic Religions (Oxford: OUP, 2018) Jennifer Otto, Philo of Alexandria and the Construction of Jewishness in Early Christian Writings, Oxford Early Christian Studies (Oxford: OUP, 2018)


Michael Mawson, Christ Existing as Community: Bonhoeffer’s Ecclesiology (Oxford: OUP, 2018)

Nancey Murphy, A Philosophy of the Christian Religion for the Twenty-First Century (London: SPCK, 2018)

David Robertson, What would Jesus Post? A Biblical approach to online interaction (Abingdon: BRF, 2018)

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