The Word Biblical Commentary delivers the best in biblical scholarship, from the leading scholars of our day who share a commitment to Scripture as divine revelation. This series emphasizes a thorough analysis of textual, linguistic, structural, and theological evidence. The result is judicious and balanced insight into the meanings of the text in the framework of biblical theology. These widely acclaimed commentaries serve as exceptional resources for the professional theologian and instructor, the seminary or university student, the working minister, and everyone concerned with building theological understanding from a solid base of biblical scholarship.19a20 The distinctive chiasm in vv 19a20 (evident in the translation ahands/ palmsa) was pointed out above in discussing structure. 19 Although the words for distaff and spindle are hapax, there is no doubt that the verse refers to spinning and weaving. 20 The catch words ... This husband had a competent woman as wife, caring for things at home; cf. 12:4, the ... It is the atorah of kindness, a either the teaching about kindness or kindness with which she gives instruction. Unfortunately, weanbsp;...
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