"To understand a proverb and an enigma, the words of the wise and their riddles. The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and instruction" (Proverbs 1:6-7).
The Bible (and some scriptures in particular!) can be difficult to understand when they're taken out of context. Below are handy resources that deal with some of the more difficult scriptures in the Bible, explaining what they mean and why.