Proverbs 7:6-27 For I was at the window of my house,
glancing out through the lattice,
7 when I saw among the young men there,
among those who don’t think for themselves,
a young fellow devoid of all sense.
8 He crosses the street near her corner
and continues on toward her house.
9 Dusk turns into evening,
and finally night, dark and black.
10 Then a woman approaches him,
dressed as a prostitute, wily of heart.
11 She’s the coarse, impulsive type,
whose feet don’t stay at ho
Proverbs 7:1-5 My son, keep my words, store up my commands with you. 2 Obey my commands, and live; guard my teaching like the pupil of your eye. 3 Bind them on your fingers; write them on the tablet of your heart. 4 Say to wisdom, “You are my sister”; call understanding your kinswoman; 5 so that they can keep you from unknown women, from loose women with their seductive talk. Obey my commands and live... This isn't the first time we have read these words. Adonai wants us to u
Proverbs 6:24-35 They keep you from an evil woman, from a loose woman’s seductive tongue. 25 Don’t let your heart lust after her beauty or allow her glance to captivate you. 26 The price of a whore is a loaf of bread, but the adulteress is hunting for a precious life. 27 Can a man carry fire inside his shirt without burning his clothes? 28 Can a man walk [barefoot] on hot coals without scorching his feet? 29 So is he who has sex with his neighbor’s wife; anyone touching her w