Daughters of Jerusalem
About this deal
More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold: sweeter also than honey and the honeycomb.
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Luke 23:29 For indeed the days are coming in which they will say, “Blessed are the barren, wombs that never bore, and breasts which never nursed! Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem: behold, your King comes to you: he is just, and having salvation; lowly, and riding on an ass, and on a colt the foal of an ass.
Have we accepted only the gentleness and love of God and Jesus, and quietly set aside the word of judgement?
Song of Solomon 2:7 O daughters of Jerusalem, I adjure you by
e., Dark as the Kedareen tents of black goats' hair, beautiful as the royal pavilions with their rich hangings. His mouth is sweetness—and all of him desirable, | This [is] my beloved, and this my friend, | O daughters of Jerusalem!fits into the eschatology of the Synoptic Gospels, which is largely focused on the 70 AD destruction of Jerusalem (cf. For the time will come when you will say, ‘Blessed are the childless women, the wombs that never bore and the breasts that never nursed! His throat most sweet, and he is all lovely: such is my beloved, and he is my friend, O ye daughters of Jerusalem.