By Athalya Brenner
This quantity is the 1st in a chain which supplies a primary source for feminist biblical scholarship, containing a finished choice of essays, either reprinted and specifically written for the sequence, by way of major feminist students.
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In his Paradoxes of Paradise he refers to both the earlier and later formulations of Trible's work, but mainly to the later version. It is hoped that the reader's response will constitute another link, another instalment in the critical dialogue between the juxtaposed male readings and female readings. In the later part of this section the SoS is seen against another broad genre of biblical literature—the 'prophetic' words ascribed to classical Hebrew 'prophets'. The writers demonstrate how the attitudes to love and sex in the prophetic books, the reflected social typecasting and the metaphors and similes used, are incompatible with the plausible definition of the SoS as a predominantly female composition (see section 2 above), as against the male authorship/editorship of the prophetic passages cited.
The apostle Paul urges the Philippians to think of whatsoever is true, noble, just, pure, lovely, and of good report: of everything, in short, that is any way profitable or praiseworthy. These lessons are not communicated to us in abstract forms, or enforced by powerful argument merely, but they are presented in the most attractive examples drawn from the lives of illustrious men and women, who, amidst the greatest trials and temptations, have pre-eminently maintained their integrity. 10,11). An example of virtue, very similar to the one in the Song before us, is recorded in Gen.
Whereas the Shulamite, a humble shepherdess, to whom the promise of costly apparel and of elevation from a low and toilsome occupation to the highest rank, must have been an extraordinary allurement, triumphed over them all. If one woman yielded to small incitements, this book shows that another overcame unparalleled temptations, and thus checked the clamour against woman which might have arisen from the conduct of Bath-sheba with David. THE SONG OF SOLOMON1 Elizabeth Cady Stanton The name of God does not appear in this Song, neither is the latter ever mentioned in the New Testament.