Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For what hath man of all his labour, and of the vexation of his heart, wherein he hath laboured under the sun?

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Bible References

Hath man

Ecclesiastes 1:3
What profit has man from all his labor in which he labors under the sun?
Ecclesiastes 3:9
What profit has he who works in that in which he labors?
Ecclesiastes 5:10
He who loves silver shall not be satisfied with silver, nor he who loves abundance, with increase. This also is vanity.
Ecclesiastes 6:7
All the labor of man is for his mouth, and yet the appetite is not filled.
Ecclesiastes 8:15
Then I commended joy, because a man has no better thing under the sun, than to eat, and to drink, and to be cheerful. For that shall abide with him in his labor [all] the days of his life which God has given him under the sun.
Proverbs 16:26
The appetite of the laboring man labors for him, for his mouth urges him.
1 Timothy 6:8
but having food and covering we will be content with these.

And of the

Psalm 127:2
It is vain for you to rise up early, to take rest late, to eat the bread of toil, [for] so he gives sleep to his beloved.
Matthew 6:11
Give us this day the bread sufficient for us.
Matthew 16:26
For what does it profit a men, if he should gain the whole world, and lose his soul? Or what will a man give in exchange for his soul?
Luke 12:22
And he said to his disciples, Because of this I say to you, be not anxious for your life, what ye may eat, nor for the body, what ye may wear.
Philippians 4:6
Be anxious about nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thankfulness make your requests known to God.
1 Peter 5:7
having cast all your concern upon him, because he cares for you.

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Ecclesiastes 3:9
What profit has he who works in that in which he labors?