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Sex with God

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?

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