Sex with God
The Dead Sea Scrolls have an erotic poem to the divine.
Growing up in church, I don’t recall hearing that the Bible has an erotic poem to God. I’d surely have noticed? It’s not a secret, exactly. My pastor could’ve pulled out Patrick W. Skehan’s 1971 paper “The Acrostic Poem in Sirach 51:13–30” in The Harvard Theological Review, and read it to us aloud—with feeling?