Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

There is an evil which I have seen under the sun, as an error which proceedeth from the ruler:

Bible References

An evil

Ecclesiastes 4:7
So I again considered another futile thing on earth:
Ecclesiastes 5:13
Here is a misfortune on earth that I have seen: Wealth hoarded by its owner to his own misery.
Ecclesiastes 6:1
Here is another misfortune that I have seen on earth, and it weighs heavily on people:
Ecclesiastes 9:3
This is the unfortunate fact about everything that happens on earth: the same fate awaits everyone. In addition to this, the hearts of all people are full of evil, and there is folly in their hearts during their lives -- then they die.

As an

Ecclesiastes 3:16
I saw something else on earth: In the place of justice, there was wickedness, and in the place of fairness, there was wickedness.
Ecclesiastes 4:1
So I again considered all the oppression that continually occurs on earth. This is what I saw: The oppressed were in tears, but no one was comforting them; no one delivers them from the power of their oppressors.

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