BBR Supplements Series

This series began to publish in 2007. Its mission it to publish and make available affordable volumes of the best of biblical scholarship, within the spirit of the Institute for Biblical Research.

The Editor for the BBRSup is Richard S. Hess.

The Associate Editor is Craig L. Blomberg.

The Editorial Board consists of:

  • Leslie C. Allen
  • Donald A. Carson
  • Donald A. Hagner
  • Elmer A. Martens
  • Bruce K. Waltke
  • Edwin M. Yamauchi

The following volumes are available from Eisenbrauns:

Bridging the Gap Gerald A. Klingbeil, Bridging the Gap: Ritual and Ritual Texts in the Bible. Bulletin for Biblical Research Supplements 1. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2007.


War in the Bible and Terrorism in the Twenty-First CenturyElmer Martens and R. Hess, ed., War in the Bible and Terrorism in the Twenty-First Century. Bulletin for Biblical Research Supplements 2. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2008.


Critical Issues in Early Israelite HistoryGerald A. Klingbeil, Paul Ray, and R. Hess, ed., Critical Isues in Early Israelite History. Bulletin for Biblical Research Supplements 3. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2008.




Knut M. Heim, Poetic Imagination in Proverbs: Variant Repetitions and the Nature of Poetry.  Bulletin for Biblical Research Supplements 4.  Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns.


Michael H. Burer, Divine Sabbath Work.  Bulletin for Biblical Research Supplements 5.  Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2012.


Ralph K. Hawkins, The Iron Age I Structure on Mt. Ebal: Excavation and Interpretation.  Bulletin for Biblical Research Supplements 6.  Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2012. (


Daniel D. Lowery, Toward a Poetics of Genesis 1-11: Reading Genesis 4:17-22 in Its Ancient Near Eastern Background.  Bulletin for Biblical Research Supplements 7.  Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns.


Joshua G. Mathews, Melchizedek's Alternative Priestly Order: A Compositional Analysis of Genesis 14:18-20 and Its Echoes Throughout the Tanak. Bulletin for Biblical Research Supplements 8. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2013.(purchase here)


Bryan C. Babcock, Sacred Ritual: A Study of the West Semitic Ritual Calendars in Leviticus 23 and the Akkadian Text Emar 446. BBR Supplement 9. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2014.


M. Daniel Carroll R. and J. Blair Wilgus, eds. Wrestling with the Violence of God: Soundings in the Old Testament. BBR Supplement 10. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2015.


Gary C. Hoag.Wealth in Ancient Ephesus and the First Letter to Timothy: Fresh Insights from Ephesiaca by Xenophon of Ephesus. BBR Supplement 11. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2015.


R. Gregory Jenks.Paul and His Mortality: Imitating Christ in the Face of Death. BBR Supplement 12. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2015.




James K. Hoffmeier, Alan R. Millard, and Gary A. Rendsburg, eds. "Did I Not Bring Israel Out of Egypt?": Biblical, Archaeological, and Egyptological Perspectives on the Exodus Narratives. BBR Supplement 13. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2016.




Daniel Y. Wu. Honor, Shame, and Guilt: Social-Scientific Approaches to the Book of Ezekiel. BBR Supplement 14. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2016.




Dillon T. Thornton. Hostility in the House of God. An Investigation of the Opponents in 1 and 2 Timothy. BBR Supplement 15. Winona Lake: Eisenbrauns, 2016.