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1 Wisdom hath builded her house, she hath hewn out her seven pillars: 2 She hath killed her beasts; she hath mingled her wine; she hath also furnished her table. 3 She hath sent forth her maidens: she crieth upon the highest places of the city, 4 Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither: as for him that wanteth understanding, she saith to him, 5 Come, eat of my bread, and drink of the wine which I have mingled. 6 Forsake the foolish, and live; and go in the way of understanding. 7 He that reproveth a scorner getteth to himself shame: and he that rebuketh a wicked man getteth himself a blot. 8 Reprove not a scorner, lest he hate thee: rebuke a wise man, and he will love thee. 9 Give instruction to a wise man, and he will be yet wiser: teach a just man, and he will increase in learning. 10 The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom: and the knowledge of the holy is understanding. 11 For by me thy days shall be multiplied, and the years of thy life shall be increased. 12 If thou be wise, thou shalt be wise for thyself: but if thou scornest, thou alone shalt bear it. 13 A foolish woman is clamorous: she is simple, and knoweth nothing. 14 For she sitteth at the door of her house, on a seat in the high places of the city, 15 To call passengers who go right on their ways: 16 Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither: and as for him that wanteth understanding, she saith to him, 17 Stolen waters are sweet, and bread eaten in secret is pleasant. 18 But he knoweth not that the dead are there; and that her guests are in the depths of hell.

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1 Deena E = "Wisdom or chokmah in Hebrew is defined as follows:skill (in war)wisdom (in administration)shrewdness, wisdomwisdom, prudence (in religious affairs)wisdom (ethical and religious)according to Strong's Concordance."
2 Deena E = ""Reprove not a scorner"Unfortunately wisdom will surely fall on deaf ears when a person's heart is proud and arrogant. I think it's worse to try to correct someone who thinks they know everything than just holding your peace. It may become an argument and thus making the reproving person look like a fool along with the arrogant."
3 Deena E = "Revering God is where wisdom begins. I don't understand the arguments against the existence of a Divine Designer of the universe and everything therein. If we even microscopically examine various snowflakes, we'll see their unique designs and that no single one is identical to another. If we examine the anatomy and physiology of human begins, we'll see that we all have the same internal systems that function similarly. When we look at various fruit, they all produce seeds, which when sown produce more plants that produce more fruit. There has to be some Great Wise Intelligence behind designing these things' purposes and functions. "
4 Deena E = ""Stolen waters are sweet, and bread eaten in secret is pleasant?" What does this mean?"
5 angela h = "This is what this foolish woman would say to get others to join her in her folly.In short it means that she is telling them how much fun they will have, but her way leads to death (an eternity in hell without God).Hebrews 11:25 tells us there is" pleasure in sin for a season". If sinning didn't begin as fun, it would be hard for satan to entice us. Once we've gotten caught up in the sin it becomes shackles.James tells us that we are enticed by our own lusts to sin. (James 1:14-15). Satan takes us where we want to go, but he doesn't let us leave when we want to. Romans 6:23 tells us that "the wages of sin is death....." Proverbs 20:17" Bread of deceit is sweet to a man; but afterwards his mouth shall be filled with gravel."Proverbs 1:12-22 gives more insight to this. It explains how the wicked way leads to death (v.18)Proverbs 7 coincides with this same sentiment "