Preaching the Song of Solomon

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Book Chapter

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Publication Details

This book chapter was originally published as:

Kent, G. J. R. (2010). Preaching the song of Solomon. In G.J.R. Kent, P.J. Kissling & L.A. Turner (Eds.), 'He began with Moses...': Preaching the Old Testament today (pp.122-140). Nottingham, England: Inter-Varsity Press.

ISBN: 9781844744480


220499 Religion and Religious Studies not elsewhere classified


This chapter argues that the Song of Solomon should be heard in Christian preaching today, and offers practical suggestions on how this can be done in a way that responds to cultural challenges.


Due to copyright restrictions this book chapter is unavailable for download.

This book may be accessed from the publisher here.

Avondale staff and students may access 'He began with Moses' from the Avondale College Library (221.601 K41).

At the time of writing Grenville Kent was affiliated with Wesley Institute.