More precious than silver and gold are my fruit and my yield. Proverbs 8:19
All the benefits that will be reaped by the frequent reading of the Bible are listed : To begin with, the fear of God; appreciating God above all things. Then, culture enabling us to be leaders and to undertake responsible tasks. Finally, success in life. The wisdom of God speaks to the beginner who takes his first steps in searching for wisdom. Wisdom comes from God himself, the source of all truth.
Wisdom is the wisdom found in the books of the Bible. The biblical words are alive, as they contain something of God. which is life-giving. Listen to me for I speak of vital things and everything I say is true. Truthful words come from my mouth and all my words are right, none are twisted or deceitful (Proverbs 8:6-8).
Wisdom says, ” My fruit is better than fine gold; what i yield surpasses choice silver. I walk in the way of righteousness, along the paths of justice, bestowing a rich inheritance on those who love me and making their treasure full (Proverbs 8:19-21).
Wisdom is the image of the Son of God who is always present in our lives; he gives himself and nourishes us. We are invited to open our hands to take what he offers everyday. Wisdom calls ” It is you, men, I address for my message is directed to all mankind so that the ignorant may learn and the thoughtless come to their senses. (Proverbs 8:4-5).
In every walk with God one receives far more than he seeks.