|Overview - Proverbs 31|
|1||Lemuel's lesson of chastity and temperance.|
|6||The afflicted are to be comforted and defended.|
|10||The praise and properties of a good wife.|
Proverbs 31:10 (King James Version)
Who can find a virtuous woman? for her price is far above rubies.
- This is the commencement of an alphabetical poem, each verse beginning consecutively with a letter of the Hebrew alphabet; in which we are presented with an admirable picture of a good wife, according to the primitive manners of the East.
- 12:4 18:22 19:14 Ruth 3:11 ; Ecclesiastes 7:28 ; Song of Solomon 6:8 Song of Solomon 6:9 ; Ephesians 5:25-33
- 3:15 8:11 20:15