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Desired by Jesus
by Scotty Smith on July 2, 2020 at 10:05 am
I am my beloved’s, and his desire is for me. Song of Sol. 7:10 Lord Jesus, the Song of Solomon is one of the least verse-underlined books in my Bible. But the more I look for you in all the Scriptures (Luke 24:25–27), the more I’m drawn to its affectionate, intimate imagery. To read the Song of Solomon is to tap into our deepest longings for passion, playfulness, and delight—knowing and being known by you. Indeed, you are the great lover of whom this book speaks. In our best moments, our love for one another is a mere hint and...