Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Thou art fairer than the children of men: grace is poured into thy lips: therefore God hath blessed thee for ever.
Song of Songs 2:3
The Beloved about Her Lover: Like an apple tree among the trees of the forest, so is my beloved among the young men. I delight to sit in his shade, and his fruit is sweet to my taste.
Song of Songs 5:10
The Beloved to the Maidens: My beloved is dazzling and ruddy; he stands out in comparison to all other men.
How precious and fair! Grain will make the young men flourish and new wine the young women.
And he was transfigured before them. His face shone like the sun, and his clothes became white as light.
Now the Word became flesh and took up residence among us. We saw his glory -- the glory of the one and only, full of grace and truth, who came from the Father.
He is the image of the invisible God, the firstborn over all creation,
The Son is the radiance of his glory and the representation of his essence, and he sustains all things by his powerful word, and so when he had accomplished cleansing for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high.
For it is indeed fitting for us to have such a high priest: holy, innocent, undefiled, separate from sinners, and exalted above the heavens.
and in the midst of the lampstands was one like a son of man. He was dressed in a robe extending down to his feet and he wore a wide golden belt around his chest.
The one who loves a pure heart and whose speech is gracious -- the king will be his friend.
The sovereign Lord has given me the capacity to be his spokesman, so that I know how to help the weary. He wakes me up every morning; he makes me alert so I can listen attentively as disciples do.
All were speaking well of him, and were amazed at the gracious words coming out of his mouth. They said, "Isn't this Joseph's son?"
The officers replied, "No one ever spoke like this man!"