Proverbs 8:1-7 CSB

Wisdom's Appeal

1 Doesn't Wisdom call out? Doesn't Understanding make her voice heard?

References for Proverbs 8:1

      2 At the heights overlooking the road, at the crossroads, she takes her stand.
      3 Beside the gates at the entry toa the city, at the main entrance, she cries out:b

      References for Proverbs 8:3

        • a 8:3 - Lit the mouth of
        • b 8:3 - Pr 9:3,13-15
          4 "People, I call out to you; my cry is to mankind.
          5 Learn to be shrewd, you who are inexperienced; develop common sense, you who are foolish.
          6 Listen, for I speak of noble things, and what my lips say is right.
          7 For my mouth tells the truth, and wickedness is detestable to my lips.