Song Of Solomon

Song Of Solomon 4 ©

1Christ setteth forth the graces of the church: 8He sheweth His love to her. 16The church prayeth to be made fit for His presence.

1

BEHOLD, athou art fair, my love; behold, thou art fair; thou hast doves' eyes bwithin thy locks: cthy hair is as a flock of goats, 1that appear from mount Gilead.

b ch. 6.7.
2

Thy dteeth are like a flock of sheep that are even shorn, which came up from the washing; whereof every one bear twins, and none is barren among them.

3

Thy elips are like a thread of scarlet, and thy speech is comely: fthy temples are like a piece of a gpomegranate within thy locks.

g ch. 6.11.
4

Thy hneck is like the tower of David builded for an armoury, whereon there ihang a thousand *bucklers, all shields of mighty men.

5

Thy jtwo breasts are like two kyoung roes that are twins, which lfeed among the lilies.

k ch. 2.9.
l ch. 2.16.
6

mUntil the day 2break, and the shadows flee away, I will get me to the mountain of nmyrrh, and to the hill of *frankincense.

n ch. 3.6.
7

oThou art all fair, my love; there is no spot in thee.

8

pCome with me qfrom Lebanon, my spouse, with me from Lebanon: look from the top of Amana, from the top of Shenir and Hermon, from the lions' dens, from the mountains of the rleopards.

9

Thou hast 3ravished my heart, my sister, my sspouse; tthou hast ravished my heart with one of thine eyes, with one chain of thy neck.

s He. 2.11,14. 2Co. 11.2. Is. 54.5. ch. 3.11.
10

uHow fair is thy 4love, vmy sister, my spouse! how much wbetter is thy love than wine! and xthe smell of thine ointments than all spices!

u ch. 1.2,8,15; 3.1-5. v.1.
v ch. 5.1,2.
w ch. 1.2,4.
11

yThy lips, O my spouse, drop as the honeycomb: honey and milk are under thy tongue; zand the smell of thy garments is like the smell of Lebanon.

12

A agarden 5*inclosed is my sister, my spouse; a spring shut up, a fountain sealed.

13

bThy plants are an orchard of pomegranates, with pleasant fruits; 6*camphire, with cspikenard,

c ch. 1.12.
14

Spikenard and saffron; dcalamus and cinnamon, with all trees of *frankincense; emyrrh and aloes, with all the chief spices:

e ch. 5.1.
15

A ffountain of gardens, a well of living waters, and streams from Lebanon.

16

gAwake, O north wind; and come, thou south; blow upon my garden, that hthe spices thereof may flow out. iLet my beloved come into his garden, and eat his pleasant fruits.