Defining the Sacred Songs: Genre, Tradition, and the Post-Critical Interpretation of the Psalms (JSOTS 218; Sheffield: Sheffield Academic Press, 1999).
Tradition History and the Psalms of Asaph (SBLDS 88; Atlanta: Scholars Press, 1988).
Books in Process
Psalms 73-89 (Volume IV of the six volume Illuminations commentary on the Psalms scheduled to be published in 2021 by Eerdmans Press; also co-author of Volume I: Introduction).
In This Image: How the Bible Reveals God by Shaping Readers.
“The Book of Habakkuk,” in The New Jerome Biblical Quarterly, eds., John J. Collins, Gina Hens-Piazza, Barbara Reid, OP, and Donald Senior, CP (London: Bloomsbury T & T Clark, in process).
“‘Who Is Like the LORD Our God …?’ Relating Theology and Ethics in the Psalms,” in The Bonn-Baylor Symposium on the Psalms, ed., Dennis Tucker (Waco, TX: Baylor University Press, forthcoming).
“Redaction-Critical and Canonical Approaches to the Psalms and the Psalter,” in Cambridge Methods in Biblical Interpretation: The Book of Psalms, ed., Esther Menn, (Cambridge: Cambridge Press, forthcoming).
“The Editing of the Psalter and the Ongoing Use of the Psalms: Gerald Wilson and the Question of Canon,” in The Shape and Shaping of the Book of Psalms: The Current State of Scholarship ed., Nancy deClaissé-Wolford (Atlanta: SBL Press, 2014) 13-20.
“Introduction to the Book of Psalms,” in the Anselm Academic Study Bible (Winona, MN: Anselm Academic Press, 2013) 881-884.
“From School to University: Forming Character, Seeking Truth, and Teaching Humanities in Jesuit Institutions,” Enarratio: The Forum for Teaching Excellence Bulletin 3 (2012) 2-3.
“Teacher, Doctor, Sculptor: Faith Formation, Biblical Scholarship, and the Book of Psalms,” in Catechetical Scholars IV, ed. Diana Dudoit Raiche, (Washington: NCEA, 2011) 1-20.
“Honors Programs at Jesuit Institutions: Learning and Joy,” in Conversations in Jesuit Higher Education 35 (2011) 34-38.
“God at Work in the Word: A Theology of Divine-Human Encounter in the Psalms,” in Soundings in the Theology of the Psalms: Perspective and Methods in Contemporary Scholarship, ed., Rolf Jacobson (Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 2011) 27-48.
“The Poetics of Biblical Prophecy: Point of View and Point of Standing in the Prophetic Books,” in Thus Says the LORD: Essays in Honor of Robert Wilson, eds. John Ahn and Stephen Cook (LHBOTS 502; London: T & T Clark, International, 2009) 99-113.
"The Interpretive Significance of Sequence and Selection in the Book of Psalms," in The Book of Psalms: Composition and Reception, eds. Peter W. Flint and Patrick D. Miller, Jr. (VTSS 99; Leiden: E. J. Brill, 2005) 311-339.
"The Once and Future Lament: Micah 2:1-5 and the Prophetic Persona," in Inspired Speech: Prophecy in the Ancient Near East, Festschrift for Herbert Huffmon, eds. John Kaltner and Louis Stulman (JSOTSS 378; London: T & T Clark International, 2004) 144-160.
"Plumbing the Depths: Genre Ambiguity and Theological Creativity in the Interpretation of Psalm 130," in The Idea of Biblical Interpretation: Essays in Honor of James L. Kugel, eds. Hindy Najman and Judith H. Newman (JSJSS 83; Leiden: E. J. Brill, 2004) 95-124.
"Historical Narrative and Identity in the Book of Psalms," Horizons in Biblical Theology 23 (2001) 131-152.
"The Sacramental Function of the Psalms in Contemporary Scholarship and Liturgical Practice," in Psalms and Practice: Worship, Virtue, and Authority, ed. Stephen Breck Reid (Collegeville, Minnesota: Liturgical Press, 2001) 78-89.
"The Woes of the Prophets and the Rights of the Apostle: The Internal Dynamics of 1 Corinthians 9," The Catholic Biblical Quarterly 50 (1988) 246-264.
"A Prophet to the Nations: Diachronic and Synchronic Readings of Jeremiah 1," Hebrew Annual Review 10 (1987) 249-266.
"Identity, Identification, and Imitation: The Narrative Hermeneutics of Biblical Law," Journal of Law and Religion 4 (1986) 201-215.