Song of Solomon


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Song of Solomon

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Song of Solomon

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(Bible) the Song of Solomon a book of the Old Testament consisting of a collection of dramatic love poems traditionally ascribed to Solomon. Also known as: the Song of Songs or the Canticle of Canticles
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Noun1.Song of Solomon - an Old Testament book consisting of a collection of love poems traditionally attributed to Solomon but actually written much later
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Hagiographa, Ketubim, Writings - the third of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures
sapiential book, wisdom book, wisdom literature - any of the biblical books (Proverbs, Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs, Wisdom of Solomon, Ecclesiasticus) that are considered to contain wisdom
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To be sure, he had said it all awkwardly, but Rose, who was devout, knew the stately Song of Solomon and as she recalled the magnificent outburst of passion she almost let herself be convinced that Martin was a poet-lover in the rough.
That done he opened his discourse, taking for his text a passage from the Song of Solomon, laid upon the desk before the commencement of the service by some unknown member of the congregation: 'Who is this coming up from the wilderness, leaning on the arm of her beloved
The Olomi crooner, who will thrill guests with his love hits, told R that the idea of Song Of Tosin came from the Song Of Solomon, adding, 'It is one of the best love literatures ever written and very adaptable to music.
First time author Brad Kuechler has a fresh new angle and sees the Song of Solomon as a true story that contains layers of deep spiritual meaning.
Kuechler's book The Chronicles of Solomon I Escape From Solomon's Church: Song Of Solomon: An Epic Love Story Into The Heart Of God, covers the first two chapters of the Song of Solomon in which a rich king entices a young woman from her first love using the lure of great riches.
Historically, the title comes from Chapter 2, Verse 15 of the book of Song of Solomon in the Bible, which reads, "Take us the foxes, the little foxes, that spoil the vines: for our vines have tender grapes.
Toni Morrison: The Bluest Eye (1970); Sula (1973); Song of Solomon (1977); Beloved (1987); Paradise (1997); God Help the Child (2015).
And, most frustratingly, when Schwalbe holds up Song of Solomon as a work of greatness to be admired (an evaluation with which I wholeheartedly concur), he fails to offer specifics to back up that claim.
I quickly jotted down the verses during the screening on the paperback cover of the Song of Solomon in my purse.
Somebody removed Song of Solomon from all the Bibles in the youth room as though the internet doesn't exist these days.
AT THE END OF Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon, in the aftermath of the hatred and violence that has felled Pilate, Milkman cradles his indomitable aunt's head as she makes a dying admission: "I wish I'd a knowed more people.
To finish this third part, David Carrasco continues to surmount a religious vision of the magical and biblical flight through his reading of Song of Solomon.