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 the house of mourning than to go to the house of feasting, for that is the end of all men; and the living will lay it to his heart.
Proverbs 14:13
Even in laughter, the scorner has pain in his heart, and the end of that mirth is heaviness.
Isaiah 22:12
Therefore the Lord GOD of the hosts did call in this day unto weeping and to mourning and to baldness and to girding with sackcloth:
Amos 6:3
Ye that put far away the evil day and cause the seat of violence to come near;
1 Peter 4:2
so that now the time that remains in the flesh, he might live, not unto the lusts of men, but unto the will of God.

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Proverbs 14:13
Even in laughter, the scorner has pain in his heart, and the end of that mirth is heaviness.