Proverbs


Introduction to Proverbs From the New American Bible

Proverbs From the NIV Bible: authors, date, the nature of a proverb, purpose and teaching, literary structure, and outline

Book of Proverbs By Crawford Howell Toy in The Jewish Encyclopedia, 1910

Book of Proverbs By Francis Gigot, The Catholic Encyclopedia, 1911

Mishlei - Chapter 1 The full text of Proverbs along with the commentary by the 11th-century rabbi Rashi

On Proverbs From the Commentary of St. Hippolytus on Proverbs

Proverbs iTanakh's collection of links, courtesy of R. Christopher Heard of Milligan College

Metaphorical and Literal Readings of Aphorisms in the Book of Proverbs By James A. Loader in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2006

Proverbs Newsletter on African Old Testament Scholarship - Issue 6 (May 1999). Contains articles on "A mosadi reading of Prov 31:10-31" by M. Masenya, "Biblical and African wisdom in Proverbs" by F.W. Golka, "African proverbs: CD-ROM" by P.L. Kimilike, and "OT Proverbs studies in the 1990s" by K. Holter

Proverbs and African Christianity Papers from the Consultation on African Proverbs and Christian Mission at Ricatla Theological Seminary, Maputo, Mozambique, 27-31 March 1995. Edited by John S. Pobee

Creation, History, and the Ethics of the Book of Proverbs By Ronald W. Duty, Maynard-Wang Lutheran Parish, Maynard, MN, in Word & World, 1987

The Teaching of Amenemope and Its Connection with the Book of Proverbs By John Ruffle, M.A., Keeper of Archaeology, Birmingham City Museum, in Tyndale Bulletin, 1977

Proverbs and Wisdom Books of the Ancient Near East By K. A. Kitchen, B.A., Ph.D., Reader in Egyptian and Coptic, University of Liverpool, in Tyndale Bulletin, 1977

The Relationship between God and Man in Proverbs By F. D. Kidner in Tyndale Bulletin, 1961





Proverbs 1-9: A Commentary Article by Michael V. Fox in The Bible and Interpretation

Proverbs 1-9 as a Solomonic composition By Andrew E Steinmann, Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, Dec 2000

Reading Proverbs 3:1-12 in Its Social and Ideological Context By G.T.M. Prinsloo in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2002

The (Poetic) Rhetoric of Wisdom in Proverbs 3:1-12 By J.H. Potgieter in HTS Teologiese Studies / Theological Studies, 2002

The Gender and Motives of the Wisdom Teacher in Proverbs 7 By Alice Ogden Bellis in Bulletin for Biblical Research, 1996

The Claims of Wisdom in Proverbs 8:1-36 By William C. Davis, in Kerux: The Journal of Northwest Theological Seminary

Nursling, Advisor, Architect? Nwm) and the Role of Wisdom in Proverbs 8,22-31 By V.A. Hurowitz in Biblica, 1999

"White Trash" Wisdom: Proverbs 9 Deconstructed By Mark Sneed, Journal of Hebrew Scriptures, 2007

Wisdom and Folly (Proverbs 9:1-6, 13-18) By Steven M.Baugh, in Kerux: The Journal of Northwest Theological Seminary

Proverbs 22:6a: Train Up a Child? By Theodore A. Hildebrandt, Grace Theological Journal, Spring 1998

Proverbs 23:7 -- "To Think" or "To Serve Food'? By Kenneth L. Barker, Journal of the Ancient Near Eastern Society, 1989