This session attempts to unpack the inner-workings of the simple two-line proverb in an effort to train up readers in the way they should go. Blessed is the person who doesn’t have a dog that returns to its vomit. And like the one who digs a pit, a little sleep and a little slumber can break bones.
Pemberton, Glenn, "Spare the Rod and Spoil the Proverb: Reading Israel's Wisdom in a World Lacking Wisdom" (2018). Lectureship and Summit Audio Collection. 5437.