HTS Theological Studies
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VILJOEN, Anneke. Proverbs: Prose or poetry?. Herv. teol. stud. [online]. 2015, vol.71, n.3, pp.01-05. ISSN 2072-8050. http://dx.doi.org/10.4102/HTS.V71I3.2882.
Should Proverbs be read as prose or poetry? Considering the language craft is of essential significance for a hermeneutical enquiry into the biblical book of Proverbs. Five suppositions to support the presupposition that Proverbs is best read as poetry were considered.