E–book/E–pub (The Song of Songs A New Version)
summary ê eBook or Kindle ePUB ¹ Sam TorodeHis is an inspiration and it will also set any bookworm or poetry love or poet on Gray Bishop fire over the way a beautiful love poem an ode to someone was taken and twisted because it was deemed dirty I picked this up on Kindleor 99 cents because another book by Sam Torode looked interesting His version of Song of Songs and introduction argues or a literal reading of the story as love story between shepherd and Shulamite woman As the woman has most of the narrative voice in these poems Torode Assumes It Was assumes it was by a
female author which would be rare in that timeI didn t read thisauthor which would be rare in that timeI didn t read this side the Hebrew but or what I can remember Torode does a air rendering of the poems even if stylized Liar for English readers From his introduction and website he nowhere claims to be an expert on the ANE or ANE languages He is therefore dependent on secondary literature Euguene Peterson s message is listed in the bibliography and I wonder if itorms the basis Noir for his interpretation So I wouldn t necessarily trust the scholarship and would refer you to some good commentaries which make a similar case as Torode though not exactly in its details That being said he recaptures some of the vitality and scandal of the language Nice annotation by the author. Ing of the Song inresh accessible language It also restores the Song's true structure presenting it as a cycle of six poems Above all this version bids us to listen anew to the bold and intimate voice of the Song's author who almost certainly was a woma.
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which is a longer restatement of the research already presented A betteris a longer restatement of the research already presented A better of the space would have been a printing of the Song of Songs as might be Renovate: Changing Who You Are by Loving Where You Are found in any modern Christian Bible Still useful would have been an additional translationrom the oldest available Hebrew Torah This book has inspired me to go back to my own poems I once wrote I shied away because 1 I was often ridiculed in school or them and 2 no one could understand them Iptures of the world's great religions Unfortunately in school or them and 2 no one could understand them Iptures of the world's great religions Unfortunately English translations suppressed the Song's sexuality muddled its structure and buried the voice of the original poet under layers of churchly verbosity This new version reveals the ull mean. ,
Sam Torode author and editor of The Song of Songs A New Version Kindle Edition Proposes Kindle Edition Proposes Reorganization Of The New Version Kindle Edition proposes a reorganization of the of Songs His argument is that the version in most modern English language bibles is muddled and influenced by misogynist translators Most commentary was written by Christian clergy who were afraid of or increasing out of touch with the intent and meaning of the original It is his belief that this is not just a series of love poems but passionate ones and definitely the creation of a woman Torode s version presents the song as six beautiful dialogues between a male shepherd and a dark skinned woman They are deeply in love physically involved likely not married Their affair is opposed by a chorus of her brothers and urged on by a emale chorus of the women of Jerusalem In making a studied claim Lone Star Justice: The First Century of the Texas Rangers for this version he links it with an ancient Israeliestival where the single women would dance or the single men in an effort to get them paired in marriage He refers to a related tradition in ancient Jewish literature linked with an older Egyptian tradition of similarly erotic love poems written and sung by women again as part of estivals designed to bring together unmarried men and women I
"Have Elsewhere Seen Reference. "elsewhere seen reference. Song of Songs is one of the shortest books of the Bible but it's also the most unusual A love poem that doesn't mention God it was the last book to be accepted into the Old Testament; and its celebration of sexuality is unlike anything else in the scr. ,