Proverbs 7 Commentary

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Proverbs 7:1-5

Using familiar phrasing and powerful illustrations, Solomon encourages us to be intimately connected to wisdom.

Proverbs 7:6-10

Solomon tells a parable about a young man flirting with the adulteress and tempted by the way of wickedness.

Proverbs 7:11-21

The seduction of the adulteress is a master class in temptation, full of lies and clearing the way into sin. The young man yields.

Proverbs 7:22-27

The story of the seduced young man ends in the path of wickedness. The result is his destruction.