- Othering: The Original Sin of Humanity. Eugene: Cascade Books, 2021
- The Kierkegaard-Girard Option (Mercer Kierkegaard). Macon, Georgia. Mercer University Pres, 2019.
- Jesus v. Abortion: They Know Not What They Do. Eugene, Oregon: Cascade Books, 2016.
- The Trinitarian Self: The Key to the Puzzle of Violence. Eugene, Oregon: Pickwick Publications, 2008.
- The Genealogy of Violence: Reflections on Creation, Freedom, and Evil. New York: Oxford University Press, 2001.
Believing INTO Christ: Relational Faith and Human Flourishing, Waco, Texas, Baylor University Press, 2021.
The Children’s Bible in America: A Reception History of Noah’s Ark in U.S. Children’s Bibles. London, New York: Bloomsbury T & T Clark’s Library of Biblical Studies, 2015.
Marvelous Myths: Marvel Superheroes and Heroic Living in the Real World. St. Louis, Missouri, Chalice Press, 2011.
Faith Journey through Fantasy Lands: A Christian Dialogue with Harry Potter, Star Wars, and The Lord of the Rings. Minneapolis: Augsburg-Fortress Press, 2003.
Introduction to Ben-Hur: A Tale of the Christ, by Lew Wallace, xi-xix. New York: Barnes and Nobles Books, 2004.
Video, Kids, and Christian Education. Minneapolis: Augsburg Fortress, 2001.
The Dead Sea Scrolls Rewriting Samuel and Kings: Texts and Commentary.
BZAW 469; Berlin: de Gruyter, 2015.with L. Goldman, Scripture and Interpretation: Qumran Texts that Rework the Bible. Edited by D. Dimant. BZAW 449; Berlin: de Gruyter, 2014.
The Rewritten Joshua Scrolls from Qumran: Texts, Translations, and Commentary. BZAW 438; Berlin: de Gruyter, 2013.
A Women’s Lectionary for the Whole Church. Year A. New York: Church Publishing Incorporated, 2021.
A Women’s Lectionary for the Whole Church. Year W. New York: Church Publishing Incorporated, 2021.
Commentary on Nahum, Habakkuk and Zephaniah. Liturgical Press, 2017.
Womanist Midrash: A Reintroduction to the Women of the Torah and of the Throne. Westminster John/Knox Press, 2017.
The Peoples’ Companion to the Bible, Edited with DeYoung, Curtiss, Wil Gafney, Leticia Guardiola-Saenz, George Tinker, Frank Yamada; Fortress, 2010.
Daughters of Miriam: Women Prophets in Ancient Israel. Minneapolis: Fortress, 2008.
The Peoples’ Bible, Edited with DeYoung, Curtiss, Wil Gafney, Leticia Guardiola-Saenz, George Tinker, Frank Yamada; Fortress, 2008.
Religion and Gender. Revised Edition. Seoul: Dongnoek Publisher, 2018.
Feminist Theology in the 21st Century. Revised Edition. Seoul: Dongnoek Publisher, 2018.
The Man with Manicure: Philosophical Essays. Seoul: Hangil Press, 2018.
Feminism and Christianity. Revised Edition. Seoul: Dongnoek Publisher, 2017.
On Learning: Critical Reflection. Seoul: Dongnoek Publisher, 2017.
On Forgiveness: The Impossibility and Possibility of Forgiveness. Seoul: Dongnoek Publisher, 2017.
For Justice: Humanities as Critical Resistance. Seoul: Dongnoek Publisher, 2016.
Cosmopolitanism and Religion: In Search of Perpetual Peace in the 21st Century. Seoul: New Wave Plus Press, 2015.
Diasporic Feminist Theology: Asia and Theopolitical Imagination. Minneapolis, MN: Fortress Press, 2014.
Cosmopolitan Theology: Reconstituting Neighbor-Love, Hospitality, and Solidarity in an Uneven World. St. Louis, MO: Chalice Press, 2013.
Postcolonial Mission: Power and Partnership in World Christianity. Sopher Press, 2011. Co-edited.
Special issue of the Journal of Korean Religions, entitled Interpreting Christian Missionary Experiences in Korea, April 2013 (4:1)
Born Again: Evangelicalism in Korea, (Honolulu: University of Hawaii, 2010).
Christianity in Korea, co-edited with Robert E. Buswell Jr. (Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2006).
John: An Introduction and Study Guide: History, Community, and Ideology (T&T Clark’s Study Guides to the New Testament); London: Bloomsbury, 2020.
Latino/a Biblical Hermeneutics: Problematic, Objectives, and Strategies. Edited with Fernando F. Segovia; Atlanta: Society of Biblical Literature Publications, 2014.
Perspectives and Methods in Culture, Power, and Identity in the New Testament. Edited with Greg Carey. Soundings in Cultural Criticism Series; Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2013.
New Currents Through John: A Global Perspective. Editor with Thomas Thatcher. Atlanta, GA: Society of Biblical Literature Publications, 2006.A Literary Reading of John 5: Text as Construction. Studies in Biblical Literature 20. NY: Peter Lang, 2000.
A Feminist Guide to Early Christian Resurrection: Justice, Authority, Presence. Feminist Studies in Sacred Texts Series, Lexington Books. (Work in Progress, Under Contract)
Luke. 2 vols. Wisdom Commentary 43A and 43B. Liturgical Press, 2021.
The Acts of the Apostles: Taming the Tongues of Fire (Phoenix Guides to the New Testament 4) Sheffield Phoenix Press, 2013.
Perfect Martyr: The Stoning of Stephen and the Construction of Christian Identity. Oxford University Press, 2010.
First Converts: Rich Pagan Women and the Rhetoric of Mission in Early Judaism and Christianity. Contraversions: Jews and Other Differences. Stanford: Stanford University Press, 2001.
Violence in the New Testament: Jesus Followers and Other Jews under Empire. New York/London: T & T Clark International, 2005 (Co-edited with E. Leigh Gibson).
Walk in the Ways of Wisdom: Essays in Honor of Elisabeth Schüssler Fiorenza. Harrisburg/London/New York: Trinity Press International, 2003 (Co-edited with Cynthia Kittredge, Melanie Johnson DeBaufre).
Emotions: Problems and Promise for Human Flourishing (Baylor University Press, 2019).
Moving Beyond Individualism in Pastoral Theology, Care and Counseling: Reflections on Theory, Theology and Practice (Wipf & Stock/Cascade, 2010 and Lutterworth Press, UK, 2011).
The Scandal of Having Something to Say: Ricoeur and the Possibility of Postliberal Preaching. Waco, Texas: Baylor University Press, 2013.
New Proclamation Year C 2013: Easter Through Christ the King. Turner, Mary Donovan, Eric D. Barreto, Walter C. Bouzard, and Lance Pape, Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2013.
A Companion to the Song of Songs in Christian Spirituality, editor. Leiden: Brill Publishing, 2021
The Reverend Edward Taylor’s Sacramental Meditations on the Song of Songs: The Erotic Devotion of an American Puritan. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Press, 2012.
Spirit and Nature: The Study of Christian Spirituality in a Time of Ecological Urgency. Eugene, OR: Pickwick Publications, 2011.
Money and the Way of Wisdom (Woodstock, VT: SkyLight Paths, 2008).
The Discourse of Wealth and Poverty in Proverbs (Biblical Interpretation Series 77; Leiden: E.J. Brill, 2006).
Contesting Texts: Jews and Christians in Conversation about the Bible Editor, (with M. Knowles et. al.) (Minneapolis: Fortress Press, 2007).
Relating to the Text: Interdisciplinary and Form Critical Insights on the Bible Editor, (with C. Mandolfo) Relating to the Text: Interdisciplinary and Form Critical Insights on the Bible (London: Continuum Press, 2003).