Ben Sira Quotes

Ben Sira (circa 190 B.C.E.)

Ben Sira (circa 190 B.C.E.) also known as Jesus Ben Sirach was a Jewish scribe, sage, and allegorist. He is the author of Sirach (Book of Ecclesiasticus), a work of proverbs and ethical teachings written in Hebrew. It is not only the longest book in the Apocrypha, but it is also the only book named for its author. It was translated into Greek by the author’s grandson, in Egypt, in 132 B.C.E.

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