This volume contains the first English translation of Bede’s allegorical commentary On the Song of Songs, along with selections from his homilies, his Ecclesiastical History, and an introduction to his spirituality. Learn from ancient authors about how the Scriptures impacted their spiritual life. Scholars of biblical interpretation will benefit from a deeper knowledge of Bede’s allegorical perspective.
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Bede (672/673 – 26 May 735), was an English monk at the monastery of Saint Peter at Monkwearmouth and its companion monastery, Saint Paul’s, in modern Jarrow, then in the Kingdom of Northumbria. He is well known as an author and scholar, and his most famous work, The Ecclesiastical History of the English People gained him the title “The Father of English History”.