The Wisdom books of the Old Testament are poems! No essays, no treatises, little prose (Tobit?)

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  1. Lucia said,

    November 26, 2008 at 6:58 am

    Tobit has plenty of poetry, too, though. Everyone’s got canticles left and right. Lots of parallelism, too, which makes for gorgeous literature…sigh. The Bible really is so well written. (It should be, considering its Author.)

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