Song of Solomon 3:6
Parallel Verses
New Living Translation
Who is this sweeping in from the wilderness like a cloud of smoke? Who is it, fragrant with myrrh and frankincense and every kind of spice?

King James Bible
Who is this that cometh out of the wilderness like pillars of smoke, perfumed with myrrh and frankincense, with all powders of the merchant?

Darby Bible Translation
Who is this, she that cometh up from the wilderness Like pillars of smoke, Perfumed with myrrh and frankincense, With all powders of the merchant? ...

World English Bible
Who is this who comes up from the wilderness like pillars of smoke, perfumed with myrrh and frankincense, with all spices of the merchant?

Young's Literal Translation
Who is this coming up from the wilderness, Like palm-trees of smoke, Perfumed with myrrh and frankincense, From every powder of the merchant?

Song of Solomon 3:6 Parallel
Commentary
Wesley's Notes on the Bible

3:6 Who - The persons speaking seem to be the daughters of Jerusalem, who upon occasion of the bride's speech to them, make this reply. The person spoken of is the spouse. Wilderness - Believers were to be called, not only out of the holy land, which was as the garden of God, but also out of the Gentile - world, which in prophetical writings is frequently described under the notion of a wilderness. Pillars - Being conducted out of the wilderness as by a pillar of smoak going before them, as the Israelites were led through the wilderness to Canaan, by a pillar of cloud and fire. Perfumed - The spouse is said to be thus perfumed, for her excellent virtues and religious services which are pleasant and acceptable to God, and for the merits and graces of Christ, which are a sweet savour to God, wherewith she is enriched and beautified. Of merchants - Which are fetched by the merchants from Arabia, or other remote parts.

Song of Solomon 3:6 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Cross References
Matthew 2:11
They entered the house and saw the child with his mother, Mary, and they bowed down and worshiped him. Then they opened their treasure chests and gave him gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh.

Revelation 18:13
She also bought cinnamon, spice, incense, myrrh, frankincense, wine, olive oil, fine flour, wheat, cattle, sheep, horses, chariots, and bodies--that is, human slaves.

Exodus 13:21
The LORD went ahead of them. He guided them during the day with a pillar of cloud, and he provided light at night with a pillar of fire. This allowed them to travel by day or by night.

Exodus 30:34
Then the LORD said to Moses, "Gather fragrant spices--resin droplets, mollusk shell, and galbanum--and mix these fragrant spices with pure frankincense, weighed out in equal amounts.

Song of Solomon 1:13
My lover is like a sachet of myrrh lying between my breasts.

Song of Solomon 3:7
Look, it is Solomon's carriage, surrounded by sixty heroic men, the best of Israel's soldiers.

Song of Solomon 4:6
Before the dawn breezes blow and the night shadows flee, I will hurry to the mountain of myrrh and to the hill of frankincense.

Jump to Previous
Column Columns Desert Fragrant Frankincense Incense Merchant Myrrh Palm-Trees Perfumed Pillars Places Powder Smoke Spices Sweet Trader Waste Wilderness
Jump to Next
Column Columns Desert Fragrant Frankincense Incense Merchant Myrrh Palm-Trees Perfumed Pillars Places Powder Smoke Spices Sweet Trader Waste Wilderness
Links
Song of Solomon 3:6 NIV
Song of Solomon 3:6 NLT
Song of Solomon 3:6 ESV
Song of Solomon 3:6 NASB
Song of Solomon 3:6 KJV

Song of Solomon 3:6 Bible Apps
Song of Solomon 3:6 Biblia Paralela
Song of Solomon 3:6 Chinese Bible
Song of Solomon 3:6 French Bible
Song of Solomon 3:6 German Bible

Song of Solomon 3:6 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Song of Solomon 3:5
Top of Page
Top of Page