There’s a lot of timeless wisdom in the pages of Proverbs and Ecclesiastes. Written over 2,000 years ago, the knowledge contained within their words still rings true in modern times. Jealousy, greed, foolish spending habits, and drunkenness are problems today as they were in the past. Showing how little humanity has changed. With that being the case, there’s little mystery why these two books can still provide gems we can apply to our modern livelihoods.


Want to start by reading both books? Head to our Overview page and choose whether to browse Proverbs or Ecclesiastes. Each chapter contains a summary of the chapter. Then, you can read the text of the chapter based on the World English Bible version. Some of the chapters are interrelated; you can explore related chapters below the chapter’s text or browse to the next chapter.


What’s the deeper meaning of “the fear of Yahweh?” What are the similarities of Proverbs/Ecclesiastes with Stoicism? Explore these topics and more when you’re browsing published articles. More are coming, so stay tuned to the site.