On this page, I’ve collected a list of current or forthcoming publications. For works-in-progress and more detailed information about each of the monographs, see my research page.


  1. The Story of Sacrifice: Ritual and Narrative in the Priestly Pentateuchal Source. Forschungen zum Alten Testament. Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck, 2020.
  2. The Consuming Fire: The Complete Priestly Source, From Creation to the Promised LandWorld Literature in Translation. Berkeley; Los Angeles:  The University of California Press (in press, expected 2023; edition with Hebrew text in 2024).

Peer Reviewed Articles

  1. “Challenging a Priestly Credit Theology: A New Translation of Niphal חשב,” Catholic Biblical Quarterly, 84.2 (2022): 183–201.
  2. “Sanitized Sacrifice in Aramaic Levi’s Law of the Priesthood,” Journal of Ancient Judaism 3 (2020): 1–26.
  3. “The Idea and Study of Sacrifice in Ancient Israel,” Religion Compass, e12380 [Early View online], 2020.
  4. with Candida Moss, “The New Jerusalem: Wealth, Ancient Building Projects, and Revelation 21–22,” New Testament Studies 66 (2020): 351–366.
  5. Ritual Sequence and Narrative Constraints in Lev 9:1–10:3,” Journal of Hebrew Scriptures 17 (2017): 1–35.
  6. “The Composition of Numbers 32: A New Proposal,” Vetus Testamentum 63 (2013): 408–432. Available here or request a PDF by email:

Invited Essays

  1. “Sidebar: Ritual and Narrative in Leviticus,” Harper Collins Study Bible, 3rd Edition (New York: Harper Collins, forthcoming).

  2.  “Misplaced Places: Redaction and the Priestly Wilderness Itinerary” in Untitled Festschrift, ed. Joel Baden and Jeffrey Stackert (Tübingen, Mohr Siebeck, forthcoming/expected 2022).

  3. “The Literary Representation of Sacrifice in Biblical Narrative,” in New Perspectives on Ritual in the Biblical World, ed. Laura Quick and Melissa Ramos (London: Bloomsbury T&T Clark, forthcoming/expected 2022).

  4.  “Adaptation to the Story World: a Response to Nathan MacDonald,” Ancient Jew Review, February 14, 2022.

  5. “Scapegoat,” Bible Odyssey, May 6, 2020.

  6. “Dissertation Spotlight: Story and Sacrifice: Ritual, Narrative, and the Priestly Source,” Ancient Jew Review, March 6, 2019.

  7.  “Gad and Reuben Receive Land in the Transjordan: A Documentary Approach,”, July 11, 2018.

  8. “Dissertation Spotlight: Story and Sacrifice: Ritual, Narrative, and the Priestly Source,” Ancient Jew Review, March 6, 2019.
  9. “On the State of Pentateuchal Criticism,” Ancient Jew Review, November 30, 2014.