Summary: God will seeks us and loves us.
Son 3:9 King Solomon made himself a chariot of the wood of Lebanon.
Son 3:10 He made the pillars thereof of silver, the bottom thereof of gold, the covering of it of purple, the midst thereof being paved with love, for the daughters of Jerusalem.
Son 3:11 Go forth, O ye daughters of Zion, and behold king Solomon with the crown wherewith his mother crowned him in the day of his espousals, and in the day of the gladness of his heart.
Son 7:1 How beautiful are thy feet with shoes, O prince's daughter! the joints of thy thighs are like jewels, the work of the hands of a cunning workman.
Son 7:8 I said, I will go up to the palm tree, I will take hold of the boughs thereof: now also thy breasts shall be as clusters of the vine, and the smell of thy nose like apples;
Son 7:9 And the roof of thy mouth like the best wine for my beloved, that goeth down sweetly, causing the lips of those that are asleep to speak.
Son 7:10 I am my beloved's, and his desire is toward me.
Son 7:11 Come, my beloved, let us go forth into the field; let us lodge in the villages.
Son 8:5 Who is this that cometh up from the wilderness, leaning upon her beloved? I raised thee up under the apple tree: there thy mother brought thee forth: there she brought thee forth that bare thee.
Son 8:6 Set me as a seal upon thine heart, as a seal upon thine arm: for love is strong as death; jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire, which hath a most vehement flame.
Son 8:7 Many waters cannot quench love, neither can the floods drown it: if a man would give all the substance of his house for love, it would utterly be contemned.
This is one of the greatest stories in the Bible. Many people mostly our sweet ladies enjoy a love story. This story contains a shepherd, a shunamite woman, and Solomon.
Solomon certainly knew women and had to know a little something about love. 700 wives and 300 concubines.
Imagine going on vacation or of town for theweekend. Hats shoes dresses . At the time of this writing he had 60 wives and 80 concubines.
Solomon wrote the song of Solomon when he was a young man.
Proverbs when he was in his midyears. This writing is about women also. A woman of the street who seduces and then another woman he holds in great esteem who he describes as wisdom.
Then when he is an old man he writes ecclesiastes and asks what difference does anything make? Its all vanity
So the story is being told about a hot young babe and a fine looking young man.
Why is all of this descriptive love story in the bible? The lord trying to give us a powerful message.
Solomon is the king. David his son died. Solomon built a magnificent temple which took at least 100,000 me tobuild in 7 yrs.
Cost so much to build that it bankruopt the nation and they lost 46 nations to the north to king hiram because of the debt.
He also built his own home and a summer home in Lebanon.
Whne it became to warm he would take his caravans into the mountians and cool of Lebanon.
It was on one of these such journeys that this love story unfolds so important it was that the holy ghpst would have all mankind to learn its wisdom.