Toni Craven Bibliography

I. Wylie and Elizabeth Briscoe Professor of Hebrew Bible; Brite Divinity School



Craven, Toni. The Book of Psalms. Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1992.

———. Ezekiel, Daniel. Collegeville, Minn.: Liturgical Press, 1986.

———. Artistry and Faith in the Book of Judith. Chico, Calif.: Scholars Press, 1983.


Edited or translated books

Craven, Toni, Carol L. Meyers, and Ross Shepard Kraemer eds. Women in Scripture: A Dictionary of Named and Unnamed Women in the Hebrew Bible, the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books, and the New Testament. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2000.

Craven, Toni, William O. Walker, and John Andrew Dearman. Harper's Bible Pronunciation Guide. San Francisco: Harper & Row, 1989.


Articles and essays

Craven, Toni. "'From Where Will My Help Come?': Women and Prayer in the Apocryphal/Deuterocanonical Books." In Worship and the Hebrew Bible: Essays in Honor of John T. Willis, edited by M. Patrick Graham, 95-109. Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 1999.

———. "Images of Women in the Apocrypha." In Encyclopedia of Women and World Religion, edited by Serinity Young, 464-65. New York: Macmillan Reference, 1999.

———. "Women in Genesis." The Bible Today 35, no. 1 (1997): 32-39.

———. "Judith 9: Strength and Deceit." In Prayer from Alexander to Constantine: A Critical Anthology, edited by Mark Kiley, 59-64. New York: Routledge, 1997.

———. "Apocrypha, Creation Story." In Dictionary of Feminist Theologies, edited by Letty M. Russell and J. Shannon Clarkson, 13-14, 61. Louisville: Westminster John Knox Press, 1996.

———. "Judith (Introduction and Notes)." In The HarperCollins Study Bible, edited by Wayne A. Meeks, 1459-80. New York: HarperCollins, 1993.

———. "Daniel and Its Additions." In The Women's Bible Commentary, edited by Carol A. Newsom and Sharon H. Ringe. Louisville, Ky.: Westminster/John Knox Press, 1992.

———. "Women Who Lied for the Faith." In Justice and the Holy: Essays in Honor of Walter Harrelson, edited by Douglas A. Knight. Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1989.

———. "Tradition and Convention in the Book of Judith." Semeia 28 (1983): 49-61.


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