I noticed that these two passages are rather similar:
Proverbs 8:35-36 (ESV)
For whoever finds me [wisdom] finds life and obtains favor from the Lord, 36 but he who fails to find me injures himself; all who hate me love death.”
1 John 5:12 (ESV)
Whoever has the Son has life; whoever does not have the Son of God does not have life.
What kind of
life is being taught about in these two passages? Are they the same thing or how are they different?
Do any church doctrines speak directly to the issue of these two usages of