In this erudite yet accessible commentary Ernest Lucas elucidates the book of Proverbs both exegetically and thematically. Explicating the text in light of its ancient Near Eastern context, Lucas also shows the relevance of Proverbs for the twenty-first century, speaking as it does to such issues as character formation, gender relations, wealth and poverty, interpersonal communication, science and religion, and care for the environment. Lucas uniquely identifies -proverbial clusters- in his critical exegesis of the ...

Proverbs 2015, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Company, Grand Rapids

ISBN-13: 9780802827104

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