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Commentaries for Proverbs Chapter 1

The use of the Proverbs.

The lessons here given are plain, and likely to benefit those who feel their own ignorance, and their need to be taught...
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Exhortations to fear God and obey parents.

Fools are persons who have no true wisdom, who follow their own devices, without regard to reason, or reverence for God...
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To avoid the enticings of sinners.

Wicked people are zealous in seducing others into the paths of the destroyer: sinners love company in sin...
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The address of Wisdom to sinners.

Solomon, having showed how dangerous it is to hearken to the temptations of Satan, here declares how dangerous it is not to hearken to the calls of God...
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