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The Mystical Interpretation Of The Song Of Solomon

by W. R. Inge

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English

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    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages12
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    Open LibraryOL11895949M
    ISBN 101428699554
    ISBN 109781428699557

    The Song is a biblical remedy for an immoral society that has prostituted the sacred nature of human love. God made us creatures that crave intimacy. We need social intimacy with our friends, sexual intimacy with our mates, and spiritual intimacy with our Lord. The Song of Songs, also Song of Solomon or Canticles (Hebrew: שִׁיר הַשִּׁירִים Šîr Haššîrîm, Greek and Ancient Greek: Ἆισμα Ἀισμάτων, romanized: Âsma Āsmátōn; Latin: Canticum Canticōrum), is one of the megillot (scrolls) found in the last section of the Tanakh, known as the Ketuvim (or "Writings"), and a book of the Old Testament.

    It is a coincidence between the two books of Solomon which cannot be disregarded. If there is any spiritual meaning at all in Solomon's Song, it certainly is a book which he who wrote the first chapter of Proverbs is likely to have written. Song of Solomon Commentaries. Song of Solomon A2 Classic Bible Study Guide 2 This is the meaning of the Song of Songs. This is the Old Testament climax of the series of figures that runs all the way from Eden to the Millennial throne. that sense, virgins are "hidden ones"—as spoken of throughout this book.

    Song of Solomon • John of the Cross, the outstanding Spanish mystic, based extraordinary poetry on Solomon’s Song, which became the foundation for his insightful prose. I said that the Song of Songs is a book of the Bible neglected in today’s Church.   Written by Iain Duguid: Song of Songs (Reformed Expository Commentary) Part of the difficulty of the Song of Songs comes from the fact that it is a song, and therefore poetry. Poetry is the art of condensation: expressing maximum meaning in the minimum number of words. As a result, poetry is often more evocative than explicative.


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The Mystical Interpretation Of The Song Of Solomon by W. R. Inge Download PDF EPUB FB2

We need to take our spiritual shoes from off our feet as we approach this book. We are on holy ground. The Song of Solomon is like a fragile flower that requires delicate handling.

There have been four different and important meanings found in this book: 1. The Song of Solomon sets forth the glory of wedded love. Here is declared the sacredness. Song of Solomon is the steamiest book and the fullest treatment in the Bible on romance. This video gives you an solid overview of Song of Solomon.

THE BEAT by Allen Parr #Bibleverses, #Bible prayers, #BibleInspiration, #BooksoftheBible, #PeopleoftheBible, #BibleProphecy. SHARES. Share Tweet. Related posts. Historical – Theological Themes: In contrast to the two distorted extremes of ascetic abstinence and lustful perversion outside of marriage, Solomon’s ancient love song exalts the purity of marital affection and romance.

It parallels and enhances other portions of Scripture which portray God’s plan for marriage. The Song of Solomon is perhaps one of the most difficult books in the Bible to interpret with dogmatic certainty. Historically, the Christian Church has interpreted this book. The first verse of the Book of the Song of Solomon mentions King Solomon as its author, and this is why it is often called the Song of Solomon.

It is also referred to as Canticles (Latin) or the Song of Songs (Hebrew) because it is considered the finest of all songs. It is clear that this poem is a wedding song and it reveals the glories of love.

The second character within the Holy Book of Songs is the bride and her name is Shulamite. Shulamite is the feminine form of Solomon. As you know, the name Solomon means peace and the name Shulamite means the "one who received peace".

Because the Lord Jesus Christ is the King of Peace, when we are with Him. In trying to determine the genre of the Song of Solomon, it is important to bear in mind that the Song of Solomon is not a book in and of itself.

It is a book within a book, or, a story within a story. When reading the Song of Solomon one must remember that the broader context of the book is the Bible.

Song of Solomon: the Best of all the Songs. Song of Solomon is a Hebrew song for lovers. Song of Solomon is called by the author "The Song of Songs," which means it is the most superlative, or best, of songs.

The author may be suggesting that this is the best of Solomon's 1, songs or that this is the best of all his poems. So he "propounded the theory that the bride of the Song is the happy and peaceful State under Solomon's rule and that the Song is a hymn in which Solomon thanks God for the divine gift of obedience." [ 23] The prophetic narrative of church by: 6.

Purpose of Writing: The Song of Solomon is a lyric poem written to extol the virtues of love between a husband and his wife. The poem clearly presents marriage as God’s design.

A man and woman are to live together within the context of marriage, loving each other spiritually, emotionally, and physically.

The Song of Solomon l The Bride speaks with the Daughters of Jerusalem who symbolize souls or swans in that Inner Mystic Realm. “The Song of songs, which is Solomon's.” 2. “Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth; For thy love is better than wine.” The first part is that of the usual greetings of lovers.

Physically, wine is File Size: KB. Song of Soloman is a STRONG parable about the intimacy and desire between a man and a woman. This is really talking about what takes place inside of Marriage, which reveals the relationship between Christ and his bride the Church. Eph NKJV For we are members of His body, of His flesh and of His bones.

The Song of Solomon has received various interpretations, the most common being allegorical, dramatic, cultic, and literal. Among Jews, the allegorical interpretation regards the book as an allegory of God’s love for the Israelites, with whom he has made a sacred covenant.

Duguid explicitly describes the Song as wisdom literature (pp. 34–37, with specific textual links to Prov –20), whereas Hamilton presents Solomon as a royal figure, which fits better his emphasis on messianic expectations, rather than as the exemplar of wisdom, as Solomon is portrayed in Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, and 1 Kings.

Introduction: The discerning reader should be aware that many of the commentaries on Song of Solomon interpret this book allegorically (See Interpretative Approach). The "danger" is that allegory searches for a hidden spiritual meaning that transcends the literal sense of the sacred text.

For example, the respected commentator Matthew Henry () states that the. Song of Solomon Overview. Ap by Wray. This book is so erotic and evocative that the Jews were not allowed to read it until they were It is full of similes and metaphors.

This is probably not the proper forum to discuss this subject, so we will just do an overview today of the literal meaning of the book, BUT. Another interpretation of I Kingsthe dedication of the Temple by Solomon, is given as follows: A "tent" or tabernacle represents a transitory or perishable body built by man before he has brought forth his inherent spiritual faculties sufficiently to enable him.

Song of Solomon —Why do so many people who claim to interpret the Bible literally, spiritualize the Song of Solomon?. Problem: Evangelical Christians defend the literal interpretation of the Bible. They insist that it should be taken in its normal, historical-grammatical sense, not in some hidden, mystical, or allegorical sense.

The song was ascribed to King Solomon because of the few times his name is mentioned in the book and because of its references to a king. The strongest support for the allegorical interpretation comes from Rabbi Akiba who said this book was the holiest among all.

By following the Song of Solomon, Milkman finds himself. But wait, there’s more. Song of Solomon is also the name of the last book in the Old Testament, and, boy, does it have the scholars stumped.

It’s considered one of the trickiest books to interpret in the Bible, but it’s also one of the most popular books in the Bible. “The book is all holy; in fact, the book of Song of Songs is the holiest book. The whole world did not give us a more important book.” In the Targum (means ‘translation’), “The songs and chants which Solomon, the prophet and king of Israel, had uttered through the Holy Spirit before God, were ten, but this song was the best.”File Size: KB.

What are some meanings to the scripture the Song of Solomon ? > “I belong to my lover, and his desire is for me” (Song of Songs NIV). This verse speaks to the equality of a woman and a man in a love relationship — a revolutionary idea to.The Song of Songs, sometimes called the Song of Solomon, is one of two books in the Bible that do not mention God.

The other is the book of Solomon is generally acknowledged as the author, though some scholars say that is : Jack Zavada.