9/24/18 Daily Bible Reading: Song of Solomon 6-8, 1 Timothy 1, Proverbs 24
Song of Songs 7:10 (NKJV)
I am my beloved’s, And his desire is toward me.
7:10. The refrain of mutual possession was already given in 2:16 and 6:3. Here, however, the clause my lover “is mine” is replaced with his desire is for me. This is a more emphatic way of stating possession. How much more could a husband belong to his wife than for him to desire only her? She had so grown in the security of his love that she could now say that his only desire was for her. She had become so taken by his love for her that here she did not even mention her possession of him.
The Bible Knowledge Commentary: An Exposition of the Scriptures by Dallas Seminary Faculty.
Book: 1 Timothy
Author: The apostle Paul (1:1)
Date: Approximately 63 AD.
In ten words or less: Pastors are taught how to conduct their lives and churches.
“From Know Your Bible, published by Barbour Publishing, Inc. Used by permission”
1 Timothy 1:3-6 (NKJV)
As I urged you when I went into Macedonia–remain in Ephesus that you may charge some that they teach no other doctrine, nor give heed to fables and endless genealogies, which cause disputes rather than godly edification which is in faith. Now the purpose of the commandment is love from a pure heart, from a good conscience, and from sincere faith, from which some, having strayed, have turned aside to idle talk,