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Summary of the Book of Proverbs - The King James Bible Online (KJV)
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- Proverbs is book number 20 in the Old Testament of the Bible. It contains 31 chapters.
- The Book of Proverbs is so called because it consists of wise and weighty sentences: regulating the morals of men: and directing them to wisdom and virtue.
- A proverb can be defined as a parable. he word derives from the meaning "to be like," "parable."
- Solomon is said to have written 3000 Proverbs and the book of Proverbs may be a selection from these (1 Kings 4:32).
- The Book of Proverbs content summary is as follows:
- Words regulating the morals of men: and directing them to wisdom and virtue.
- The proverbs emphasize the external religious life.
- They teach how to practice religion and overcome the daily temptations.
- They express a belief in God and his rule over the universe and, therefore, seek to make his religion the controlling motive in life and conduct.
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