Matthew Henry Comments in general Bible (Concise)
Song out of Solomon cuatro:ten (YLT) How wonderful was in fact thy enjoys, my brother-spouse, Simply how much finest have been thy loves than wine, And the scent off thy fragrances than just most of the herbs.
Christ set forward this new graces of one’s chapel. (1-7) Christ’s love to the fresh chapel. (8-15) The newest church wishes further has an effect on out-of Divine elegance. (16)
Passages step 1-seven In the event the every one of these contrasting has actually a classification appropriate in order to the fresh new graces of your own church, or of one’s faithful Christian, they’re not clearly understood; and you may high problems are formulated because of the fanciful guesses. The fresh new hill out of myrrh seems to suggest the fresh new slope Moriah, on what brand new temple are established, in which the incense was burned, in addition to some one worshipped god. It was his home before the tincture of legislation offered to Moses were spread from the cracking of one’s gospel date, therefore the ascending of the Sunlight regarding righteousness. (more…)