Proverbs 5

Proverbs 5, concerns matters of sexual morality.

The message of the passage is given by illustrating the allure of an immoral woman and the consequences of following her into sin. The wise person is able to adapt the counsel inherent in the illustration wherever applicable to his or her life.

  1. What traits do you see in verses 3–6 that are blatantly contrary to the traits of wisdom put forth in Proverbs thus far?
  2. What antidote to temptation is given in verses 15–20?