Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

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

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.

King James 2000

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

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 Whoso keepeth the commandment, shall feel no harm: but a wise man's heart discerneth time and manner. 6 For everything will have opportunity and judgment, and this the thing that maketh men full of carefulness and sorrow. 7 And why? A man knoweth not what is for to come: for who will tell him?



Cross References

Ecclesiastes 3:1

Every thing hath a time; yea, all that is under the heaven, hath his convenient season.

Ecclesiastes 3:17

Then thought I in my mind, "God shall separate the righteous from the ungodly, and then shall be the time and judgment of all counsels and works."

Ecclesiastes 3:11

All this hath he ordained marvelous goodly, to every thing his due time. He hath planted ignorance also in the hearts of men, that they should not find out the ground of his works, which he doth from the beginning to the end.

Ecclesiastes 7:13-14

Consider the work of God, how that no man can make the thing straight, which he maketh crooked.

Ecclesiastes 11:9-1

Be glad then, O thou young man, in thy youth, and let thine heart be merry in thy young days; follow the ways of thine own heart, and the lust of thine eyes: but be thou sure, that God shall bring thee into judgment for all these things.

Isaiah 3:11-14

But woe be unto the ungodly and unrighteous, for they shall be rewarded after their works.

Isaiah 22:12-14

And at the same time shall the LORD of Hosts call men to weeping, mourning, to baldness and a putting on of sackcloth.

Luke 13:25

When the good man of the house is risen up, and hath shut to the door, ye shall begin to stand without, and to knock at the door saying, 'Lord, Lord, open unto us.' And he shall answer and say unto you, 'I know you not whence ye are.'

Luke 17:26-30

"As it happened in the time of Noah, so shall it be in the time of the son of man.

Luke 19:42-44

saying, "If thou hadst known those things which belong unto thy peace, even at thy time: But now are they hid from thine eyes.

Hebrews 3:7-11

Wherefore, as the holy ghost saith, "Today if ye shall hear his voice,

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