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Song of Songs

Author: Richard S Hess
Publisher: Grand Rapids, Mich. : Baker Academic, ©2005.
Series: Baker commentary on the Old Testament wisdom and Psalms.
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Following an introduction to the biblical book and a history of its interpretation, Hess divides his discussion into seven major sections. Each section begins with a fresh translation, followed by paragraph-by-paragraph commentary, and concluding with a summary of the passage's theological implications. Technical questions related to the Hebrew text or scholarly debate are addressed in the footnotes. Pastors and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard S Hess
ISBN: 0801027128 9780801027123
OCLC Number: 56825191
Description: 285 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Prologue : first coming together and intimacy (1:2/2:7) --
Lovers joined and separated (2:8/3:5) --
Love and marriage at the heart of the song (3:6/5:1) --
Search and reunion (5:2/6:3) --
Desire for the female and love in the country (6:4/8:4) --
Epilogue : the power of love (8:5/14).
Series Title: Baker commentary on the Old Testament wisdom and Psalms.
Responsibility: Richard S. Hess.
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Following an introduction to the biblical book and a history of its interpretation, Hess divides his discussion into seven major sections. Each section begins with a fresh translation, followed by paragraph-by-paragraph commentary, and concluding with a summary of the passage's theological implications. Technical questions related to the Hebrew text or scholarly debate are addressed in the footnotes. Pastors and teachers will find here an accessible commentary that will serve as an excellent resource for their study.

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