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Spreuke 9: struktuur en funksie

H. J.M. (Hans) van Deventer
In die Skriflig/In Luce Verbi | Vol 40, No 2 | a344 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/ids.v40i2.344 | © 2006 H. J.M. (Hans) van Deventer | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 30 July 2006 | Published: 30 July 2006

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H. J.M. (Hans) van Deventer, Vakgroep Teologie, Skool vir Basiese Wetenskappe, Vanderbijlparkkampus, Noordwes-Universiteit, South Africa

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Proverbs 9: structure and function
This article focuses on Proverbs 9 – a chapter that concludes the introductory section of the book of Proverbs. It is indicated that the chiastic structure that can be discerned in this chapter fulfils an important function as regards the understanding and unity of the book. Proverbs 9 not only refers back to the first chapter of the book, but also relates to the last chapter of the book of Proverbs.


Book Of Proverbs; Proverbs 9; Structure; Unity Of The Book Of Proverbs


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