Jerusalem has fallen. The temple has been destroyed; her king exiled as Judah's existence is no longer.
As we enter into the the writings of the Prophets, we first encounter the poetic heart of Isaiah.
Song of Solomon, the poetic journey of two lovers, is believed to have been authored by king Solomon though some biblical scholars deem it possible...
Vanity. How deep the roots can grow when our fertile soul finds itself a friend of this world. In the book of Ecclesiastes we find who we presume is king Solomon unravelling his roots in search of meaning.
The book of Proverbs is a collection of writings, a good portion written by king Solomon, that biblical scholars considered to be a manual for every day living during our human existence.
The Psalms, song lyrics composed by David, his son Solomon, music directors, and various others, are probably the most commonly known scriptures to man. They are the hearts cry and beautiful reflection of the human condition at work in...
The name Job is likened with the term suffering. It is almost as if we are unable to see beyond what Job went through in his human existence to witness the beauty within it.
Esther. An orphan, she had spent her life among the Jewish exiles in Persia where she lived under the protection of her cousin Mordecai.
As we turn the thin, silky page of the Scriptures, we encounter the name and memories of a man named Nehemiah. He was a cup-bearer to the rich foreign king of Persia.
King after king ruled. Young men took the throne, one after the other, their time of rule short and riddled with corruption.