Original Research

Maar my voete wil nou sing

CJA Vos
Verbum et Ecclesia | Vol 27, No 1 | a151 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/ve.v27i1.151 | © 2006 CJA Vos | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 21 September 2006 | Published: 17 November 2006

About the author(s)

CJA Vos, Universiteit van Pretoria, South Africa

Full Text:

PDF (36KB)

Share this article

Bookmark and Share

Abstract

In this article the author takes a  closer look at biblical erotica through the eyes of poetry on the one hand and contemporary Afrikaans poetry on the other. By way of conveying some thoughts on texts in Song of Songs (along with other assorted scriptural texts) the ideas regarding sexuality encountered therein are made to converse with a careful selection of a number of Afrikaans poems to express in homiletical fashion something about the wonder and mystery of this greatest of Heaven’s gifts bestowed upon the human condition – the divine spark.

Keywords

No related keywords in the metadata.

Metrics

Total abstract views: 1996
Total article views: 2918


Crossref Citations

No related citations found.