Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Because to every purpose there is time and judgment, therefore the misery of man is heavy upon him.

New American Standard Bible

For there is a proper time and procedure for every delight, though a man’s trouble is heavy upon him.

King James Version

Because to every purpose there is time and judgment, therefore the misery of man is great upon him.

Holman Bible

For every activity there is a right time and procedure, even though man’s troubles are heavy on him.

International Standard Version

Indeed, there is an appropriate time and a response for every circumstance, since human misery weighs heavily upon him.

A Conservative Version

For to every purpose there is a time and decision, although the distress of man is great upon him.

American Standard Version

for to every purpose there is a time and judgment; because the misery of man is great upon him:

Amplified


For there is a proper time and [appropriate] procedure for every delight,
Though mankind’s misery and trouble lies heavily upon him [who rebels against the king].

Bible in Basic English

For every purpose there is a time and a decision, because the sorrow of man is great in him.

Darby Translation

For to every purpose there is time and manner. For the misery of man is great upon him;

Julia Smith Translation

To every inclination there is time and judgment; for man's evil is great upon him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For there is a [proper] time and right [procedure] for every matter, even though the trouble of man [weighs] heavy upon him.

Modern King James verseion

Because to every purpose there is time and judgment, therefore the misery of man is great on him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For everything will have opportunity and judgment, and this the thing that maketh men full of carefulness and sorrow.

NET Bible

For there is a proper time and procedure for every matter, for the oppression of the king is severe upon his victim.

New Heart English Bible

For there is a time and procedure for every purpose, although the misery of man is heavy on him.

The Emphasized Bible

For, to every pursuit, there is a time and a manner, - when, the vexation of man, is great concerning it.

Webster

Because to every purpose there is time and judgment, therefore the misery of man is great upon him.

World English Bible

For there is a time and procedure for every purpose, although the misery of man is heavy on him.

Youngs Literal Translation

For to every delight there is a time and a judgment, for the misfortune of man is great upon him.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
there is
ישׁ 
Yesh 
is, be, have, there,
Usage: 135

עת 
`eth 
Usage: 296

and judgment
משׁפּט 
Mishpat 
Usage: 421

of man
אדם 
'adam 
Usage: 541

is great
רב 
Rab 
Usage: 458

References

Hastings

Verse Info

Context Readings

Obedience To The King

5 Whosoever keeps the commandment shall experience no evil thing: and a wise man's heart discerns both time and judgment. 6 Because to every purpose there is time and judgment, therefore the misery of man is heavy upon him. 7 For he knows not that which shall be: for who can tell him when it shall be?



Cross References

Ecclesiastes 3:1

To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:

Ecclesiastes 3:17

I said in my heart, God shall judge the righteous and the wicked: for there is a time for every purpose and for every work.

Ecclesiastes 3:11

He has made every thing beautiful in its time: also he has put eternity in men's hearts, so that no man can find out the work that God does from the beginning to the end.

Ecclesiastes 7:13-14

Consider the work of God: for who can make that straight, which he has made crooked?

Ecclesiastes 11:9-1

Rejoice, O young man, in your youth; and let your heart cheer you in the days of your youth, and walk in the ways of your heart, and in the sight of your eyes: but know that for all these things God will bring you into judgment.

Isaiah 3:11-14

Woe unto the wicked! it shall be ill with him: for the reward of his hands shall be done to him.

Isaiah 22:12-14

And in that day did the Lord GOD of hosts call for weeping, and for mourning, and for baldness, and for girding with sackcloth:

Luke 13:25

When once the Master of the house is risen up, and has shut the door, and you begin to stand outside, and to knock at the door, saying, Lord, Lord, open unto us; and he shall answer and say unto you, I know not where you come from:

Luke 17:26-30

And as it was in the days of Noah, so shall it be also in the days of the Son of man.

Luke 19:42-44

Saying, If you had known, even you, at least in this your day, the things which belong unto your peace! but now they are hid from your eyes.

Hebrews 3:7-11

Therefore (as the Holy Spirit says, Today if you will hear his voice,

King James Version Public Domain

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

American Standard Version Public Domain

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain