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Category: Ecclesiastes

Ecclesiastes 5 Message

Ecclesiastes 5 Message: Someone just asked what the message of Ecclesiastes 5:1-7 was. So, below is my response. I have already discussed this section in our Ecclesiastes 5 summary article. But this will go into greater depth on the first seven verses of chapter five of the book of Ecclesiates. Don’t Talk Too Much In […]

Ecclesiastes 12 Meaning Commentary Summary

Ecclesiastes 12

Before we start studying Ecclesiastes 12 meaning I want to deal with a few matters before we get into the text. If you’ve ever read the book of Ecclesiastes you’re probably aware of the contents of this last chapter. If you don’t know, basically, the author – whom we know as the Preacher – he describes […]

Ecclesiastes 11 Commentary Meaning

Ecclesiastes 11 Commentary

Now, we move on to chapter 11 for our Ecclesiastes 11 Commentary. And in this chapter, the Preacher in the first six verses gives us some good sound financial advice. And the advice is given in light of the unpredictability of life… Business Advice 11:1 Cast [send] thy bread [grain] upon the waters [overseas]: for […]

Ecclesiastes 10 Commentary Summary Meaning

Ecclesiastes 10-11

Check out this Ecclesiastes 10 Commentary! So, in chapters 10 and 11 of this book, the Preacher is going to give us wise counsel on wisdom and folly, rulers, the unpredictability of life, speech, business, and your perspective on life. So, in chapter 10 verses 1 through 3, the Preacher begins by contrasting wisdom and […]

Ecclesiastes 9 Commentary Explained

Ecclesiastes 9 Commentary

We start our Ecclesiastes 9 commentary considering that death is inevitable. 9:1 For all this I considered in my heart even to declare all this, that the righteous, and the wise, and their works, are in the hand of God: no man knoweth either love or hatred [he doesn’t know which he might experience — […]

Ecclesiastes 8 Summary Study Guide Sermon Commentary

Ecclesiastes 8-9

As we enter this Ecclesiastes 8 summary article, we remember that chapter 7 ended with considering our need of wisdom in dealing with the unjust. Now, the Preacher talks more about wisdom… External Marks of a Wise Man KJV Ecclesiastes 8:1 Who is as the wise man? and who knoweth the interpretation [solution] of a […]

Ecclesiastes 7 Commentary Summary

Ecclesiastes 7 Commentary

Enjoy this Ecclesiastes 7 Commentary! The value of difficult things over pleasant things So, in Ecclesiastes 7:1-14, the Preacher talks to us about the value of difficult things over pleasant things. We might notice that our life seems to be filled with difficult things – difficult people, difficult situations, problems that are over our head, etc. And […]

Ecclesiastes 6 Commentary Summary Meaning Explained

We’re starting in Ecclesiastes 6:1 for this Ecclesiastes 6 Commentary. But in order to get the significance of that verse and the section it’s in, we need to back up just a little. In Ecclesiastes 5 we learned that for those to whom God has given riches and wealth, he’s also given the ability to eat from those things. […]

Ecclesiastes 5 Summary Commentary

Ecclesiastes 5 Summary

Enjoy this Ecclesiastes 5 summary! Relating to God So, let’s get to thinking about God – seeing as nothing is worth anything apart from him. And the Preacher wants to help you do that. So, Ecclesiastes 5:1-7 he’s going to tell us about how we should relate to God. And throughout these 7 verses we’ll […]

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