Sirach's Wisdom Poetry
Lecture no. 21 from the course: Biblical Wisdom Literature
Taught by Professor Joseph Koterski, S.J. | 32 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
The book of Sirach includes a wisdom poem that is distinctive for its explicit connection between wisdom and the observance of Torah. Examine the structure and content of this wisdom poem and compare it with other instances seen in Proverbs and Job and by the prophet Baruch.