Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

I said of laughter, It is mad: and of mirth, What doeth it?

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Bible References

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Ecclesiastes 7:2
It is better to go to a house of mourning
Than to go to a house of feasting,
Because that is the end of every man,
And the living takes it to heart.
Proverbs 14:13
Even in laughter the heart may be in pain,
And the end of joy may be grief.
Isaiah 22:12
Therefore in that day the Lord God of hosts called you to weeping, to wailing,
To shaving the head and to wearing sackcloth.
Amos 6:3
Do you put off the day of calamity,
And would you bring near the seat of violence?
1 Peter 4:2
so as to live the rest of the time in the flesh no longer for the lusts of men, but for the will of God.

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Proverbs 14:13
Even in laughter the heart may be in pain,
And the end of joy may be grief.