The Poems of the Book of Proverbs
Lecture no. 4 from the course: Biblical Wisdom Literature
Taught by Professor Joseph Koterski, S.J. | 30 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Philosophy & Religion Courses
Proverbs not only offers sage advice on how to live a good life; it also contains some of the most beautiful poetry in the Bible. Here, examine two of these lovely poetic texts: an acrostic poem about the ideal spouse and a poem about the personified figure of Wisdom.