New Living Translation
Listen as Wisdom calls out! Hear as understanding raises her voice!
King James Bible
Doth not wisdom cry? and understanding put forth her voice?
Darby Bible Translation
Doth not wisdom cry? and understanding give forth her voice?
World English Bible
Doesn't wisdom cry out? Doesn't understanding raise her voice?
Young's Literal Translation
Doth not wisdom call? And understanding give forth her voice?
Proverbs 8:1 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
8:1 Wisdom - It is a great question what this wisdom is. Some understand it of the Divine wisdom; others of the second person in the Godhead: and it cannot be denied that some passages best agree to the former, and others to the latter opinion. Possibly both may be joined together, and the chapter may be understood of Christ considered partly in his personal capacity, and partly in regard of his office, which was to impart the mind and will of God to mankind.
LibraryHaving Said This, when they had Kissed Him...
92. Having said this, when they had kissed him, he lifted up his feet, and as though he saw friends coming to him and was glad because of them--for as he lay his countenance appeared joyful--he died and was gathered to the fathers. And they afterward, according to his commandment, wrapped him up and buried him, hiding his body underground. And no one knows to this day where it was buried, save those two only. But each of those who received the sheepskin of the blessed Antony and the garment worn …
Athanasius—Select Works and Letters or Athanasius
Introduction to Proverbs viii. 22 Continued. Absurdity of Supposing a Son or Word Created in Order to the Creation of Other Creatures; as to the Creation
Introduction to Proverbs viii. 22 Continued. Contrast Between the Father's Operations Immediately and Naturally in the Son...
Texts Explained; Sixthly...
1 Corinthians 1:24
But to those called by God to salvation, both Jews and Gentiles, Christ is the power of God and the wisdom of God.
Wisdom shouts in the streets. She cries out in the public square.
She calls to the crowds along the main street, to those gathered in front of the city gate:
She has sent her servants to invite everyone to come. She calls out from the heights overlooking the city.
Jump to PreviousCry Crying Forth Lift Raise Sounding Understanding Voice Wisdom
Jump to NextCry Crying Forth Lift Raise Sounding Understanding Voice Wisdom
LinksProverbs 8:1 NIV
Proverbs 8:1 NLT
Proverbs 8:1 ESV
Proverbs 8:1 NASB
Proverbs 8:1 KJV
Proverbs 8:1 Bible Apps
Proverbs 8:1 Biblia Paralela
Proverbs 8:1 Chinese Bible
Proverbs 8:1 French Bible
Proverbs 8:1 German Bible
Proverbs 8:1 Commentaries