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Why Learn from Solomon?

Although Solomon tragically became the Hugh Hefner of his day, we have much to learn from his writing because of three reasons. Straight Lines from Crooked Sticks The Reformer Martin Luther rightly said, “God can draw a straight line with a crooked stick.” Outside of... read more

Who Wrote Song of Solomon?

“The song of songs, which is Solomon’s” –Song of Solomon 1:1 King Solomon is the author of Song of Solomon (v1:1, 3:7, 3:9, 3:11, 8:11). Solomon was the son of David and Bathsheba (2 Samuel 12:24; 1 Chronicles 23:1). As a young man, he was fearful of becoming king of... read more

Who Should Study Song of Solomon?

“…the Jewish doctors advised their young people not to read it till they were thirty years old.”  – Puritan Commentator Matthew Henry Because of the frank sexual and marital content, some Jews did not allow Song of Solomon to be read until men were adults and some... read more