By Bálint Károly Zabán
This ebook presents a remedy of Proverbs 1:20-33; 8:1-36 and 9:1-6, commonly known as the 3 speeches of knowledge. the purpose used to be to hire those speeches as beginning issues, from which the remainder fabric in Proverbs 1-9 is tested, evaluated and interpreted. in addition to facets of poeticity and literary price, this paintings additionally investigates how those speeches healthy into the final literary constitution of Proverbs 1-9. during this appreciate and with its fundamental concentrate on those speeches of knowledge, this booklet constitutes a special therapy of those Hebrew Bible texts inside of one monograph.
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Duesberg, Proverbes, 295-6. Duesberg talked about the relevant ancient near eastern parallels. Van Leeuwen, “Cosmos,” 72-3.
Elster, Commentar über die Salomonischen Sprüche (Göttingen: 1858). H. Ewald, Die Dichter des Alten Bundes II: Die Salomonischen Schriften (Göttingen: 1867). W. Frankenberg, Die Sprüche (HK … hg. Von D. W. Nowack, II. Abtheilung, Die poetischen Bücher, 3. Band, 1. Theil: Göttingen: 1898). F. Hitzig, Die Sprüche Salomos (Zürich: 1858). 1 The Structure and Character of Proverbs 1-9 9 Hermann Ludwig Strack,14 C. H. Toy,15 and G. 16 The widespread opinion was that chapters 1-9 constitute a prologue to the book of Proverbs.
Moreover, the female imagery, including not only Wisdom but also the Strange Woman and the Woman of Valour in Prov 31, is presented to furnish a compositional framework, turning the segregated body of collected proverbs into a literary work with its own integrity. 26 As I said, she made a good case by mentioning and even expanding on occasions, the metaphors and imageries listed. Many times the dilated metaphors and ȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱȱ 23 24 25 26 Patrick W. Skehan, Studies in Israelite Poetry and Wisdom (CBQM 1; Washington: The Catholic Biblical Association of America, 1971).
The Pillar Function of the Speeches of Wisdom: Proverbs 1:20-33, 8:1-36 and 9:1-6 in the Structural Framework of Proverbs 1 - 9 (Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alltestamentische Wissenschaft, Volume 429) by Bálint Károly Zabán