This painting is based on the verse written in the Book Song of Songs
״As a rose between the hedges, my wife is among the girls״
The entire book and especially this verse describes the love between God and the nation of Israel
In a parable of love between a man and a woman
God calls the people of Israel a rose among the thorns
The words of the verse are written in Hebrew around the flower
Hand-painted oil painting on canvas
Shoshana is a Hebrew word, meaning "rose."
Shir Hashirim - Song of Songs
refers to the Jewish nation as a Shoshana.
"As a rose among the thorns, so is my beloved among the daughters".
As a rose among the thorns which pierce it, but it remains constant in its beauty and its redness, so is My beloved among the daughters.
They entice her to pursue them to stray like them after strange gods, but she remains firm in her faith.
Size: 40 x 40 cm
Media: Oil Painting on Canvas
Year of Creation: 2019
. Stretched Canvas
. Gallery Wrap
. Gift Wrap
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