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Unformatted text preview: clothes business. She is industrious, charitable, and she laughs at the time to come. Proverbs 6:6-11: Compared to chapter 31, Chapter 6 tells the impoverished to quit being lazy. Chapter 31 pities the poor. Proverbs 7 and 8: There are 2 women; a wise and a strange one. Prostitution is used here as a metaphor because sin pleases all the senses (sight, smell, feel). Sin is attractive and fools people like an adulterous fools a man. The fact that women are used in this book tells us that the book was written to a predominantly male audience. Proverbs is not entirely positive or negative towards women. The Fear of the Lord Proverbs 15:33; 9:10, 11 The fear of the Lord is respect, awe, knowing that you do not know everything. It puts you into the right humility-filled place to learn from God....
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This note was uploaded on 04/19/2008 for the course BP 101 taught by Professor Mcginnis during the Spring '08 term at Samford.
- Spring '08