Thematic Bible




Thematic Bible



O may Your lovingkindness comfort me, According to Your word to Your servant.

My soul cleaves to the dust; Revive me according to Your word.

May Your lovingkindnesses also come to me, O LORD, Your salvation according to Your word;


Let my cry come before You, O LORD; Give me understanding according to Your word.


And I set my mind to seek and explore by wisdom concerning all that has been done under heaven It is a grievous task which God has given to the sons of men to be afflicted with.

When I gave my heart to know wisdom and to see the task which has been done on the earth (even though one should never sleep day or night),

Let my cry come before You, O LORD; Give me understanding according to Your word.


"But where can wisdom be found? And where is the place of understanding?

"Where then does wisdom come from? And where is the place of understanding?

So I turned to consider wisdom, madness and folly; for what will the man do who will come after the king except what has already been done?

I directed my mind to know, to investigate and to seek wisdom and an explanation, and to know the evil of folly and the foolishness of madness.