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Becker, Eve-Marie. The Birth of Christian History: Memory and Time from Mark to Luke-Acts. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0-300-16509-8. Pp. 265. $65.00.
Cohick, Lynn H. and Amy Brown Hughes. Christian Women in the Patristic World: Their Influence, Authority, and Legacy in the Second through Fifth Centuries. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 2017. ISBN 978-0-8010-3955-3. Pp. 292. $34.99.
Daley, Brian E., editor. Leontius of Byzantium: Complete Works. Oxford Early Christian Texts; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0-19-964523-7. Pp. 616. $205.00.
De Bruyn, Theodore. Making Amulets Christian: Artefacts, Scribes, and Contexts. Oxford Early Christian Studies; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0-19-968788-6. Pp. 286. $85.00.
De Wet, Chris L. The Unbound God: Slavery and the Formation of Early Christian Thought. New York: Routledge, 2017. ISBN 978-1-138-20116-3. Pp. 178. $140.00.
Dilley, Paul C. Monasteries and the Care of Souls in Late Antique Christianity: Cognition and Discipline. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2017. ISBN 978-1-107-18401-5. Pp. 350. €90.00.
Fredriksen, Paula. Paul: The Pagans’ Apostle. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0-300-22588-4. Pp. 319. $35.00.
Frilingos, Christopher A. Jesus, Mary, and Joseph: Family Trouble in the Infancy Gospels. Divinations: Rereading Late Ancient Religion; Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0-8122-4950-7. Pp. 183. $39.95.
Gill, David W. J., Paul R. Trebilco, and Steve Walton, editors. The Urban World and the First Christians. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2017. ISBN 978-0-8028-7451-1. Pp. 388. $48.00.
Gilliam III, Paul R. Ignatius of Antioch and the Arian Controversy. Leiden: Brill, 2017. ISBN 978-90-04-34287-3. Pp. 258. $138.00.
Hart, David Bentley. The New Testament. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0-300-18609-3. Pp. 577. $35.00.
Hoklotubbe, T. Christopher. Civilized Piety: The Rhetoric of Pietas in the Pastoral Epistles and the Roman Empire. Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, 2017. ISBN 978-1-4813-0710-8. Pp. 252. $49.95. [End Page 161]
Hurtado, Larry W. Ancient Jewish Monotheism and Early Christian Jesus-Devotion: The Context and Character of Christological Faith. Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, 2017. ISBN 978-1-4813-0762-8. Pp. 676. $39.95.
Image, Isabella. The Human Condition in Hilary of Poitiers: The Will and Original Sin between Origen and Augustine. Oxford Theology and Religion Monographs; Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0-19-880664-6. Pp. 241. $85.00.
Jenkins, Philip. Crucible of Faith: The Ancient Revolution that Made Our Modern Religious World. New York: Basic Books, 2017. ISBN 978-0-465-09640-4. Pp. 303. $19.99.
Keating, Daniel A. and Thomas G. Weinandy. Athanasius and His Legacy: Trinitarian-Incarnational Soteriology and Its Reception. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2017. ISBN 978-1-5064-0628-2. Pp. 131. $39.00.
Morton, Nicholas. The Field of Blood: the Battle for Aleppo and the Remaking of the Medieval Middle East. New York: Basic Books, 2018. ISBN 978-0-465-09669-5. Pp. 227. $30.00.
Myers, Alicia D. Blessed Among Women? Mothers & Motherhood in the New Testament. New York: Oxford University Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0-19-067708-4. Pp. 225. $99.00.
Poo, Mu-Chou, H. A. Drake, and Lisa Raphals, editors. Old Society, New Belief: Religious Transformation of China and Rome, ca. 1st–6th Centuries. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0-19-027835-9. Pp. 350. $74.00.
Segal, Alan F. The Other Judaisms of Late Antiquity. 2nd ed. Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, 2017. ISBN 978-1-4813-0759-8. Pp. 293. $39.95.
Stewart-Kroeker, Sarah. Pilgrimage as Moral and Aesthetic Formation in Augustine’s Thought. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017. ISBN 978-0-19-880499-4. Pp. 262. $85.00.
Sumney, Jerry L. Steward of God’s Mysteries: Paul and Early Church Tradition. Grand Rapids, MI: Eerdmans, 2017. ISBN 978-0-8028-7361-3. Pp. 209. $28.00.
Walsh, P. G., Christopher Collard, and Isabella Image, editors. Augustine: De Civitate Dei Books XIII & XIV. Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2017...


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