2.04.03 The Odes of Solomon Ode 21

Ode 21[1]Original Source http://www.sacred-texts.com/bib/fbe/fbe215.htm

(i)A remarkable explanation of the “coats of skin” in the third chapter of Genesis.

1 My arms I lifted up to the Most High, even to the p. 131 grace of the Lord: because He had cast off my bonds from me: and my Helper had lifted me up to His grace and to His salvation:
2 And I put off darkness and clothed myself with light,
3 And my soul acquired a body free from sorrow or affliction or pains.
4 And increasingly helpful to me was the thought of the Lord, and His fellowship in incorruption:
5 And I was lifted up in His light; and I served before Him,
6 And I became near to Him, praising and confessing Him;
7 My heart ran over and was found in my mouth: and it arose upon my lips; and the exultation of the Lord increased on my face, and His praise likewise. Hallelujah.

Original Source: The Odes of Solomon.[2]see http://www.sacred-texts.com/bib/fbe/index.htm#section_004 | sacred-texts.com


1 Original Source http://www.sacred-texts.com/bib/fbe/fbe215.htm
2 see http://www.sacred-texts.com/bib/fbe/index.htm#section_004

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