The Song of Songs: Love Is Strong as Death

The Song of Songs (or Song of Solomon) from the Hebrew Bible is a love song beyond compare— although it has been compared to everything. Some have deemed it ancient pornography. Others have sung its praise. In the second century C.E., Rabbi Akiva called it the “holy of holies.”1 Modern artist Marc Chagall’s interpretation of […]

A way to prepare for the Kingdom

Lots of people today are not at all interested in God, gods or something which may be there far in the future. They are mostly concerned with what they might gain at work and/or in their club. They love to collect as much money as possible and to be able to use it for the […]