Parallel Bible results for Song of Songs 2

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Song of Songs 2

CSB 1 I am a rose of Sharon, a lily of the valleys. NIV 1 I am a rose of Sharon, a lily of the valleys. CSB 2 Like a lily among thorns, so is my darling among the young women. NIV 2 Like a lily among thorns is my darling among the maidens. CSB 3 Like an apricot tree among the trees of the forest, so is my love among the young men. I delight to sit in his shade, and his fruit is sweet to my taste. NIV 3 Like an apple tree among the trees of the forest is my lover among the young men. I delight to sit in his shade, and his fruit is sweet to my taste. CSB 4 He brought me to the banquet hall, and he looked on me with love. NIV 4 He has taken me to the banquet hall, and his banner over me is love. CSB 5 Sustain me with raisins; refresh me with apricots, for I am lovesick. NIV 5 Strengthen me with raisins, refresh me with apples, for I am faint with love. CSB 6 His left hand is under my head, and his right hand embraces me. NIV 6 His left arm is under my head, and his right arm embraces me. CSB 7 Young women of Jerusalem, I charge you, by the gazelles and the wild does of the field: do not stir up or awaken love until the appropriate time. NIV 7 Daughters of Jerusalem, I charge you by the gazelles and by the does of the field: Do not arouse or awaken love until it so desires. CSB 8 Listen! My love [is approaching]. Look! Here he comes, leaping over the mountains, bounding over the hills. NIV 8 Listen! My lover! Look! Here he comes, leaping across the mountains, bounding over the hills. CSB 9 My love is like a gazelle or a young stag. Look, he is standing behind our wall, gazing through the windows, peering through the lattice. NIV 9 My lover is like a gazelle or a young stag. Look! There he stands behind our wall, gazing through the windows, peering through the lattice. CSB 10 My love calls to me: Arise, my darling. Come away, my beautiful one. NIV 10 My lover spoke and said to me, "Arise, my darling, my beautiful one, and come with me. CSB 11 For now the winter is past; the rain has ended and gone away. NIV 11 See! The winter is past; the rains are over and gone. CSB 12 The blossoms appear in the countryside. The time of singing has come, and the turtledove's cooing is heard in our land. NIV 12 Flowers appear on the earth; the season of singing has come, the cooing of doves is heard in our land. CSB 13 The fig tree ripens its figs; the blossoming vines give off their fragrance. Arise, my darling. Come away, my beautiful one. NIV 13 The fig tree forms its early fruit; the blossoming vines spread their fragrance. Arise, come, my darling; my beautiful one, come with me." CSB 14 My dove, in the clefts of the rock, in the crevices of the cliff, let me see your face, let me hear your voice; for your voice is sweet, and your face is lovely. NIV 14 My dove in the clefts of the rock, in the hiding places on the mountainside, show me your face, let me hear your voice; for your voice is sweet, and your face is lovely. CSB 15 Catch the foxes for us- the little foxes that ruin the vineyards- for our vineyards are in bloom. NIV 15 Catch for us the foxes, the little foxes that ruin the vineyards, our vineyards that are in bloom. CSB 16 My love is mine and I am his; he feeds among the lilies. NIV 16 My lover is mine and I am his; he browses among the lilies. CSB 17 Before the day breaks and the shadows flee, turn [to me], my love, and be like a gazelle or a young stag on the divided mountains. NIV 17 Until the day breaks and the shadows flee, turn, my lover, and be like a gazelle or like a young stag on the rugged hills.