This is a book I will keep for many years and plan to turn to often.
In his book, God’s Wisdom in Proverbs, Dan Phillips leads us by the Word of God to rightly understand this part of the His Word.
Phillips examines a wide range of Proverbs, takes down some misconceptions, and applies good hermeneutics to the task.
Pastor Philips wrote this to other pastors yet more than enthusiastically engages people like me. A sister who wants to learn more. Read morePublished 3 months ago by S. Schroeder
Any preacher worth his office will tell you that proper handling of wisdom literature (particularly GWIP_thumbEcclesiastes, Song of Solomon, and Proverbs) is most difficult. Read morePublished 13 months ago by S. Brogden
This is not a verse-by-verse commentary on Proverbs, but rather a look at selected passages to help explain the book length concepts for Proverbs. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Doug Hibbard
One can see that the author has spent much time, study and prayer in writing this book. I am using it as the basis of an ABF class for my church for people ages 19-25. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Mark Stamper
This isn't a commentary on Proverbs, going verse by verse from start to finish. It's more "A Practical Theology of Proverbs," and at 430 pages it's one of the most thorough... Read morePublished 15 months ago by David Murray
This book is very readable. It also helps you put Proverbs in context and learn the meaning so that it is not just a series of random sayings. Read morePublished on November 13, 2012 by Larry
When I first read this book, I was amazed at all of the research that went into it. I couldn't help but to think of how people should be reading it and studying it to get a better... Read morePublished on September 27, 2012 by Robert Sakovich