Proverbs

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

Sirach

Sirach 1.1-8 Wisdom’s Beginning

I have written several posts on Sirach, sections that I have found useful, interesting, and intriguing, and in doing so,

Theology

West Virginia, Wisdom, and Jerusalem – Mothers all

We often personify objects, whether concrete or abstract. Ships, nations, cities, powerful storms are gendered as ‘she.’ We can joke

Church History

Studies in the Economy – The Two Hands of God

I have been working on this for some time, so please, let it rip. God is one, of this, there

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

Theology

Commentary on Wisdom, 1:12-16

See other posts in this Category Wisdom 1:12-16 (12)  Do not seek death by the sin in your life, nor

Justin Martyr

Commentary on Wisdom, 1.7-11

See other posts in this Category. Wisdom 1:7-11 (7)  For the Spirit of the Lord that has filled the world

Baruch

From the Bible that is rarely read: Sirach 24:1-12

Wisdom shall praise herself, and shall glory in the midst of her people. In the congregation of the most High