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Proverbs – Introduction

The Bible – Old Testament Proverbs Introduction The first word of this book, MISHLE, has provided the title by which it is generally designated in Jewish and Christian circles. The name «Proverbs,» while not an exact equivalent of MISHLE, describes the main contents satisfactorily, even though it is hardly an adequate designation for such parts… Seguir leyendo Proverbs – Introduction

Proverbs – Chapter 1

The Bible – Old Testament Proverbs Chapter 1 1 1 The Proverbs of Solomon, the son of David, king of Israel: 2 2 That men may appreciate wisdom and discipline, may understand words of intelligence; 3 May receive training in wise conduct, in what is right, just and honest; 4 3 That resourcefulness may be imparted to the… Seguir leyendo Proverbs – Chapter 1

Proverbs – Chapter 2

The Bible – Old Testament Proverbs Chapter 2 1 1 2 My son, if you receive my words and treasure my commands, 2 3 Turning your ear to wisdom, inclining your heart to understanding; 3 Yes, if you call to intelligence, and to understanding raise your voice; 4 If you seek her like silver, and like hidden treasures… Seguir leyendo Proverbs – Chapter 2

Proverbs – Chapter 4

The Bible – Old Testament Proverbs Chapter 4 1 1 Hear, O children, a father’s instruction, be attentive, that you may gain understanding! 2 Yes, excellent advice I give you; my teaching do not forsake. 3 When I was my father’s child, frail, yet the darling of my mother, 4 He taught me, and said to… Seguir leyendo Proverbs – Chapter 4