Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs

Iain W. Provan

Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs
Ecclesiastes, Song of Songs

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Series: NIV Application Commentary
Categories: Ecclesiastes Song of Songs
Tags: PastoralDevotional

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4.3125 out of 5 based on 8 user ratings
Tim Challies November 18, 2013 5 5
Provan’s commentary covers two books and is worth referencing for each of them. Tremper Longman says, “Proven has written one of the most interesting commentaries on these two intriguing books. Even though one may not agree with his final conclusions, his thinking is provocative and will lead the reader to think through old issues.” [Full Review]
I have already mentioned this volume in the post on Ecclesiastes. The section of the book on the Song of Songs should prove just as helpful to preachers and others looking for practical application. [Full Review]
With a book like Ecclesiastes, it is sometimes difficult to know how it should be applied. The very format of the NIVAC series demands reflection on application. Provan offers helpful insight into the meaning of the book and its relevance today. This work will prove especially helpful to preachers. [Full Review]
John Glynn September 20, 2008 5 5
Interprets the Song as a drama with three main characters. See under Ecclesiastes. [Full Review]
Denver Seminary Journal June 16, 2008 4 5
Interprets the Song as a drama with three main characters. See under Ecclesiastes. [Full Review]
Evangelical approach, taking a negative view of the book's main teaching with an appreciation of the theological and philosophical implications. [Full Review]
Denver Seminary Journal June 16, 2008 4 5
Evangelical approach, taking a negative view of the book's main teaching with an appreciation of the theological and philosophical implications. [Full Review]

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