Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Song of Songs” as Want to Read:
The Song of Songs
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Song of Songs (Concordia Commentary)

0.0  ·  Rating Details ·  0 Ratings  ·  0 Reviews
This commentary interprets the Song with reference to the holy estate of human marriage and the great mystery of Christ’s union with his betrothed bride, the church. Solomon’s most beautiful poem contains a profound message of divine love, eschatological yearning, consummation, and eternal delights, with rich applications for the life of the church and all Christians. A ...more
Hardcover, 1300 pages
Published November 1st 2003 by Concordia Publishing House
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Song of Songs, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Song of Songs

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-21)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Tsun Lu
May 10, 2012 Tsun Lu rated it it was ok
A very comprehensive commentary of the Song by a very conservative hand, with much critical methodological sensitivity. While I admire the author's attempt to harmonize the contemporary critical study of the Song with the pre-critical interpretations (I seek to do the same thing), I don't think his attempt is very successful. I get the impression that many conservative conclusions (such as the insistence of Solomonic authorship) are based on superimposed interpretation of critical data. I can't ...more
Todd
Todd rated it really liked it
Mar 12, 2008
Peter Hoft
Peter Hoft rated it really liked it
Mar 11, 2016
Georg
Georg rated it really liked it
Mar 10, 2013
Heidi Goehmann
Heidi Goehmann rated it liked it
Nov 24, 2015
Jonathan Watt
Jonathan Watt rated it liked it
Jun 30, 2008
Christopher
Christopher rated it liked it
Mar 12, 2008
Rich
Rich added it
Apr 27, 2008
Stuart Burt
Stuart Burt marked it as to-read
Aug 26, 2013
Sophie
Sophie marked it as to-read
Apr 04, 2014
Daniel
Daniel marked it as to-read
Apr 07, 2014
Joe
Joe marked it as to-read
Aug 08, 2014
Jclauson
Jclauson marked it as to-read
Apr 10, 2015
John Koopman
John Koopman marked it as to-read
May 28, 2015
Laurin
Laurin marked it as to-read
Dec 10, 2015
Roger
Roger is currently reading it
Jun 09, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Other Books in the Series

Concordia Commentary (1 - 10 of 30 books)
  • 1 Corinthians
  • 1-3 John (Concordia Commentary)
  • 2 Peter and Jude
  • Amos
  • Colossians
  • Daniel
  • Ecclesiastes
  • Ephesians
  • Ezekiel 1-20
  • Ezekiel 21-48

Share This Book