Thematic Bible

Ecclesiastes 1:1 (show verse)

The words of the preacher, son of David, king in Jerusalem.

Ecclesiastes 1:2 (show verse)

Vanity of vanities, said the preacher; vanity of vanities, all vanity.

Ecclesiastes 1:3 (show verse)

What the profit to a man in all the labor he will labor under the sun?

Ecclesiastes 1:4 (show verse)

A generation went away, and a generation came: and the earth stood forever.

Ecclesiastes 1:5 (show verse)

The sun arose and the sun went down, and panted after its place which it arose there.

Ecclesiastes 1:6 (show verse)

Going to the south and turning round about to the north, it turned round about; the wind turned round about, going, and the wind turned back upon its circuits.

Ecclesiastes 1:7 (show verse)

All the torrents going into the sea, and the sea not full: to the place the torrents going, there they turn back to go.

Ecclesiastes 1:8 (show verse)

All words becoming weary; man shall not be able to speak: the eye shall not be satisfied to see, and the ear shall not be filled from hearing.

Ecclesiastes 1:9 (show verse)

What was, that shall be; and what was done, that shall be done: and not anything new under the sun.
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Ecclesiastes 1:10 (show verse)

Is there a word will be said, See, this is new? This was already to a long time which was before us.
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Ecclesiastes 1:11 (show verse)

No remembrance to former things; and also to the latter things that shall be; to them shall be no remembrance with them which shall be for the latter state.
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Ecclesiastes 1:12 (show verse)

I the preacher was king over Israel in Jerusalem.

Ecclesiastes 1:13 (show verse)

And I gave my heart to seek and to search out in wisdom concerning all which was done under the heavens: this evil business God gave to the sons of man to be occupied in it

Ecclesiastes 1:14 (show verse)

I saw all the works they did under the sun; and behold, all vanity and striving of the spirit

Ecclesiastes 1:15 (show verse)

The crooked thing shall not be able to be made straight: and the deficiency shall not be able to be numberd

Ecclesiastes 1:16 (show verse)

It spake with my heart, saying, Behold, I was magnified, and added wisdom over all that were before me at Jerusalem: and my heart saw much of wisdom and knowledge.

Ecclesiastes 1:17 (show verse)

And I will give my heart to know wisdom, and the knowledge of praise and understanding: I knew this also it is the striving of the spirit

Ecclesiastes 1:18 (show verse)

For in abundance of wisdom, abundance of trouble: and he adding knowledge will increase pain.