“She don’t have a clue…she is love” by Mark Heard

I was listening to a CD by the late Mark Heard today while I was plowing snow. The song “She Don’t Have a Clue” came on and suddenly I realized what the song was about which I guess I had missed on prior hearings. I realized that he was alluding to 1 Corinthians 13, the “love chapter” of the Bible. I also have lately taken special notice of a few other songs that are obviously based on 1 Corinthians 13. (My listening is following a recent determination to meditate more on this chapter, as is my book reading which now includes two classics: Charity and Its Fruits” by Jonathan Edwards and “Works of Love” by Soren Kierkegaard.) I had also recently thought of blogging about these other songs, so I decided to start with this one by Mark Heard, which will certainly be one of the most interesting ones since it is much more veiled in its allusions. Thank you Mark Heard! Continue reading