Define This Thing Called LOVE – SoS Saturday

Love, death, jealousy and Jesus. Thanks Ben for another great Song of Songs blogpost.

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For love is as strong as death, Jealousy is as severe as Sheol;

Song of Songs 8:6 NASB

This couplet is loaded. Were there ever two stronger statements about the love Jesus has for His bride. As you probably have noticed, I’m intrigued by words. And these two lines carry six strong words.

Love Strong Death Jealousy Severe Sheol

Striking, aren’t they?

Other than love and death each is translated in many ways, and we’ll take a look as some of those variations.

But first – to love.

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