Gospel Criticism

Proverbs 22 as the Mimetic Precursor to Matthew 10 (Also, Luke used Matthew and Mark)

I’d like you to compare, for a moment, Matthew 10 and Proverbs 22 (see it in the LXX here). Not,


Lady Wisdom

My beautiful and brilliant niece with hair the color of summer strawberries was five years old the first time I


Proverbs a subversive text

I have been busy the last few weeks, building a shed, getting a new car (Ssangyong Actyon Tradie Duel Cab


The Personification of Wisdom in Proverbs 1:20-33

Image via Wikipedia A while ago, I was reading Proverbs 1 and noticed that Wisdom assumes a personification like she


Thoughts on Proof-texting for Hate

Image via Wikipedia An anonymous commentator posted this verse in response to today’s post on a deceased blogger, The whole

New Testament

Sirach 4.11-19 – The Pursuit of Wisdom

Sirach 4:11-19 – We are reminded that the Wisdom books of the Deuterocanon presents a developed notion of Wisdom as