Song of Songs: Interpretation Commentary
Song of Songs: Interpretation Commentary  -     By: Robert W. Jenson
Buy Item $23.49 Retail: $30.00 Save 22% ($6.51)
In Stock
Stock No: WW238865
Westminster John Knox Press / 2012 / Paperback
Quantity:

Add To Cart


Add To Wishlist
Buy eBook Begin reading in seconds $12.00 eBook Details
Quantity:


Add To Cart


Wishlist

Song of Songs: Interpretation Commentary

Westminster John Knox Press / 2012 / Paperback

In Stock
Stock No: WW238865


  • Other Formats (4)
Other Formats (4)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $36.00
    Retail: $40.00
    Add To Cart
    $36.00
  2. In Stock
    $12.00
    Retail: $20.00
    Add To Cart
    0
    $12.00
  3. In Stock
    $23.49
    Retail: $30.00
    Add To Cart
    $23.49
  4. In Stock
    $18.79
    Retail: $30.00
    Add To Cart
    $18.79

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 118
Vendor: Westminster John Knox Press
Publication Date: 2012
Dimensions: 9.00 X 6.00 (inches)
ISBN: 0664238866
ISBN-13: 9780664238865
Series: Interpretation Commentary

Publisher's Description

Robert Jenson offers a systematic theologian's careful reading of the Song of Songs. Jenson focuses on the overt sense of the book as an erotic love poem in order to discover how this evocative poetry solicits a theological reading. Jenson finds a story of human love for God in this complex poetic book and offers a commentary that elucidates and inspires.

Author Bio

Robert W. Jenson is Senior Scholar for Research at the Center for Theological Inquiry in Princeton, New Jersey, and Professor Emeritus of Religion at St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota.

Product Reviews

5 Stars Out Of 5
5 out of 5
(1)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
Quality:
5 out Of 5
(5 out of 5)
Value:
5 out Of 5
(5 out of 5)
Meets Expectations:
5 out Of 5
(5 out of 5)
100%
of customers would recommend this product to a friend.
SORT BY:
SEE:
Displaying items 1-1 of 1
Page 1 of 1
  1. Mikko L
    Finland
    5 Stars Out Of 5
    December 7, 2012
    Mikko L
    Finland
    Quality: 5
    Value: 5
    Meets Expectations: 5
    I just finished this little book about Song of Songs by Robert Jenson, and I wonder why nobody else has reviewed the book before me in Christianbook. However when I purchased it I was more than skeptical. But it did not go for long - that is after reading couple of pages - I had to change totally my mind - I say totally! The commentary and Song of Songs captured My hearth. So I do not know about you, but I did not only like the book, I may say, I loved it. Some of you may not like the book's theological allegory, but for me one of it's strengths was how the author quoted the Jewish and old Christian sources to allegorize the Song - picturing the sacred relationship between the Lord and His bride! Thanks for you Jenson!
Displaying items 1-1 of 1
Page 1 of 1

Ask a Question

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Back
×

Ask a Question

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.