Where Wisdom Is Found

I was thinking this interlude from Job sounds a bit alchemic 🙂 There is a mine for silver and a place where gold is refined. Iron is taken from the earth, and copper is smelted from ore. Mortals put an end to the darkness; they search out the farthest recesses for ore in the blackestContinue reading “Where Wisdom Is Found”

Unconventional wisdom in the Old Testament

How’s this for a quick explanation of Ecclesiastes and Job: In the book of Job, God shows Job, who is identified as a most righteous man, that he is a sinner in God’s sight In the book of Ecclesiastes, God shows Solomon, who is identified as a most wise man, that he’s a fool in God’s sightContinue reading “Unconventional wisdom in the Old Testament”