Study. Education in ancient Israel. By Fabian Massa.
1. The Old Testament Times
6 Train up a child in the right way, and when he is old he will not leave.Proverbs 22.6.NVI.
4 "Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God is one LORD. 5 Love the LORD your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength. 6 upon your hearts these words that I command you today. 7 Impress them on your children. Talk about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you rise. 8 Tie them to your hands as a sign; bind them on your foreheads; 9 Write them on the doorframes of your houses and on your gates *. Dt 6.4-9 NIV
19 Teach them to your children, talking about them when you sit at home and when you walk along the road, when you lie down and when you rise; 20 write them on the doorposts of your house and on your gates * cities. 21 Thus, while the heaven on earth, you and your descendants will prolong his life on the land which the Lord swore to your fathers to give them. Dt 11.19-21 NIV
My son, listen to your father's and do not forsake your mother's teaching *.9 grace your head like a headband; They adorn your neck like a necklace. 1.8 NIV Prov.
A. young and children were taught with the following contents:
B. The education of women was limited to running the household and caring for the family:
Aleph10 exemplary woman, [d] where can be found? It's more valuable than precious stones!Bet11 Her husband has full confidence in her and needs of ill-gotten gains.Gimel12 She brings him good, not harm, every day of his life.Dalet13 She selects wool and flax, and works with eager hands.I have14 She is like the merchant ships, bringing her food from afar.Vav15 rose at dawn, feeds [t] his family and portions for her servant girls.Zayin16 She considers a field and buys it; with their earnings [f] plant a vineyard.Jet17 She girds the waist [g] and gets ready for work.Tet18 Is pleased to the prosperity of their businesses, and her lamp does not go out at night.Yod19 One hand holds the spindle and the other twists the thread.