Proverbs 8 Commentary

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Proverbs 8:1-3

Wisdom makes herself known, beckoning from prominent places of visibility.

Proverbs 8:4-9

Lady Wisdom shares her credentials. She is the path to truth, righteousness, and prudence for all mankind.

Proverbs 8:10-13

As Solomon continues Lady Wisdom’s speech, he moves from the introductory proclamations about the essence of wisdom into the realities of wisdom’s benefit.

Proverbs 8:14-21

Lady Wisdom continues her speech, declaring her value to all mankind.

Proverbs 8:22-31

Lady Wisdom turns her speech toward the origins of wisdom and its intimate connection to Eternity.

Proverbs 8:32-35

Humans have an amazing opportunity to align with the beauty, value, and worth of wisdom.