Proverbs (Part 1)
Bruce K. Waltke

Proverbs (Part 1)

In a world bombarded by inane clich├ęs, trivial catchwords, and godless sound bites, the expression of true wisdom is in short supply today. This Proverbs (Part 1) video course invites serious study to learn and apply biblical wisdom.

At a Glance

  • Access to lecture videos and lesson workbook by Dr. Bruce K. Waltke 
  • 24/7 access for 12 months to complete the course at your own pace

Intermediate

15-20 hours

More Details

This course presents both basic and essential details for an accurate understanding of wisdom literature in the Bible as it pertains specifically to the book of Proverbs. Organized in a 15 lesson format, the course provides video lectures and workbook guides for each lesson.

Course Outline

  1. Introduction
  2. Hermeneutica Sacra
  3. Preamble (Proverbs 1:1-2)
  4. Preamble (Proverbs 1:3-7)
  5. Parents to the child
  6. Proverbs 2
  7. The purpose of a godly character (2:12-22)
  8. Does Proverbs Promise Too Much? (3:1-12)
  9. Value of Wisdom and Its Application to Neighbors (3:13-35)
  10. Proverbs 4
  11. Proverbs 15:30 - 16:15
  12. Proverbs 16:10-15 (part b)
  13. Wicked Woman (part a)
  14. Wicked Woman (part b)
  15. Wicked Woman (part c)

FAQ

What do I need to take this course?
You will need an Internet connection and a Bible.

Who is this course for?
This course is for those who like to better understand and apply the teachings of the Proverbs.

Instructors

Bruce K. Waltke
Dr. Bruce K. Waltke

Bruce K. Waltke is an Old Testament scholar who has held professorships at Dallas Theological Seminary, Regent College, Westminster Theological Seminary, Reformed Theological Seminary, and Knox Theological Seminary. He is professor emeritus of biblical studies at Regent College in Vancouver and is the author of the two volume The Book of Proverbs (NICOT) published by Eerdmans and has coauthored numerous other books, commentaries, and articles, and contributed to dictionaries and encyclopedias.