R.C. Chapman’s S.O.S. 2:17

By Robert C. Chapman   “Until the day break, and the shadows flee away, turn, my Beloved, and be like a roe or a young hart upon the mountains of Bether”. (Song of Solomon 2:17)   Lord, You have brought me out of darkness into marvelous light! In Your light! Old things have passed away, [...]

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R.C. Chapman’s S.O.S. 2:16

By Robert C. Chapman   “My beloved is mine, and I am His: He feeds among the lilies.” (Song of Solomon 2:16)   How large your pasture, O my soul! Fair and pleasant! In Him all fullness dwells! Immanuel is the express image of the Father, the brightness of His glory: Jesus’ name, how excellent! [...]

R.C. Chapman’s S.O.S. 2:15

By R.C. Chapman   “Take us the foxes, the little foxes, that spoil the vines; for our vines have tender grapes.” (Song of Solomon 2:15) I am troubled and ashamed, as this warning strikes the ear, this precious warning voice of my Beloved! Alas! My neglected spirit, what has it not cost me! When I [...]

R.C. Chapman’s S.O.S. 2:14

By R.C. Chapman   “O my dove, that is in the clefts of the rock, in the secret places of the stairs, let me see your countenance, let me hear your voice; for your voice is sweet, and your countenance is comely.” (Song of Solomon 2:14) Does it make you moan, O my soul, complaining, [...]

R.C. Chapman’s S.O.S. 2:13

By R.C. Chapman “The fig tree putts forth her green figs, and the vines with the tender grape give a good smell.  Arise, my love, my fair one, and come away.” (Song of Solomon 2:13)   My soul, how watchful is Jesus to mark any good thing in you! Whatever your growth in the knowledge [...]

R.C. Chapman’s S.O.S. 2:12

By R.C. Chapman   “The Flowers appear on the earth; and the time of the singing of birds is come, and the voice of the voice of the turtle is heard in our land.” (Song of Solomon 2:12) Blessed are those who mourn, for they shall be comforted! And Your people, Lord Jesus are all [...]

R.C. Chapman’s S.O.S. 2:11

By R.C. Chapman “For, look, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone.” (Song of Solomon 2:11)   Lord, I remember Your dealings with me! When Your hand at first arrested me! When Your Spirit convinced me of sin, my cup was bitter with my guilt and the fruit of my doings; my [...]

R.C. Chapman’s S.O.S. 2:10

By R.C. Chapman   “My Beloved Spoke, and said to me: Rise up, my love, my fair one, and come away.” (Song of Solomon 2:10) Don’t you hear, my soul, the voice of Jesus, the voice of the Beloved! He is able to speak in thunder, His word can shake heaven and earth; and can [...]

R.C. Chapman’s S.O.S. 2:9

By R.C. Chapman “My Beloved is like a roe, or a young hart: behold, He stands behind our wall, He looks forth at the windows, showing Himself through the lattice.”  (Song of Solomon 2:9) The heavens have received my Lord! By His own blood He passed into them, and has set down at the right [...]