Ecclesiastes 5:7 - ESV - For when dreams increase and words grow many,... Study verse in the English Standard Version To draw near to listen is better than to offer the sacrifice of fools, for they do not know that they are doing evil. 22 Your heart knows that lmany times you yourself have cursed others. ( A) It is better that you should not vow than that you should vow and not pay. 6 Let not your mouth lead you[c] into sin, and do not say before (J)the messenger[d] that it was (K)a mistake. Ecclesiastes 5 | Bible.is 5 Guard your steps when you go to the house of God. 14 I perceived that whatever God does endures forever; gnothing can be added to it, nor anything taken from it. 16 This also is a grievous evil: just as he came, so shall he go, and what (R)gain is there to him who (S)toils for the wind? To draw near to listen is better than to offer the sacrifice of fools, for they do not know that they are doing evil. 5 The sun rises, and the sun goes down, and hastens[ c] to the place where it rises. 3 For a dream comes with much business, and a fool’s voice with rmany words. Fear God 1 Ch 4:17 in Hebrew Guard your steps when you go to the house of God. 7 uAgain, I saw vanity under the sun: Read verse in English Standard Version Surely this also is mvanity and a striving after wind. Why should you destroy yourself? d All is vanity. 2 c Vanity 2 of vanities, says a the Preacher, c vanity of vanities! 5 lest they drink and forget what has been decreed. To draw near to listen is better than to offer the sacrifice of fools, for they do not know that they are doing evil. 10 I have seen ythe business that zGod has given to the children of man to be busy with. Bible Reader with fully formatted text and multiple versions and languages available. 16 This also is a grievous evil: just as he came, so shall he go, and what egain is there to him who ftoils for the wind? 5 It is better for a man to hear the rebuke of the wise than to hear the song of fools. 2 [] Be not rash with your mouth, nor let your heart be hasty to utter a word before God, for God is in heaven and you are on earth. 18 Behold, what I have seen to be hgood and fitting is to eat and drink and find enjoyment7 in all the toil with which one toils under the sun the few days of his life that God has given him, for this is his ilot. and the advantage of knowledge is that vwisdom preserves the life of him who has it. Note particularly 2:24-26; 3:11-14,22; 5:18-20; 8:15; 9:7-10; 11:7-- 12:1; 12:9-14 (see also any pertinent notes on these passages). Therefore q let your words be few. 9 Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their toil. 6 Even though he should live a thousand years twice over, yet enjoy2 no good—do not all go to the one place? money greed materialism. 13 Better was ja poor and wise youth than an old and foolish king who no longer knew how kto take advice. Ecclesiastes 5 English Standard Version << Ecclesiastes 4 | Ecclesiastes 5 | Ecclesiastes 6 >> The Folly of Rash Vows. Read full chapter. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. 15 That which is, halready has been; that which is to be, already has been; and God iseeks what has been driven away.1. 7 For when dreams increase and words grow many, there is vanity;[e] but[f] (L)God is the one you must fear. 20 For he will not much remember the days of his life because God keeps him occupied with joy in his heart. 16 Moreover, jI saw under the sun that in the place of justice, even kthere was wickedness, and in the place of righteousness, even there was wickedness. 12 Sweet is the sleep of a laborer, whether he eats little or much, but the full stomach of the rich will not let him sleep. To draw near to listen is better than to p offer the sacrifice of fools, for they do not know that they are doing evil. 3 For everything there is a season, and la time for every matter under heaven: 2  a time to be born, and a time to mdie; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; a time to break down, and a time to build up; 5  a time to pcast away stones, and a time to qgather stones together; a time to embrace, and a time to rrefrain from embracing; a time to keep, and a time to tcast away; a time to vkeep silence, and a time to speak; 9 What xgain has the worker from his toil? Ecclesiastes All Is Vanity. xwho can make straight what he has made crooked? 15 I saw all the living who move about under the sun, along with that2 youth who was to stand in the king’s3 place. The coming day will burn them up,” says the Lord who rules over all. 7  Surely ooppression drives the wise into madness. 6 Let not your mouth lead you # 5:6 Hebrew your flesh into sin, and do not say before # [1 Cor. 1aGuard your steps when you go to the house of God. To draw near to listen is better than to offer the sacrifice of fools, for they do not know that they are doing evil. For it is not from wisdom that you ask this. 10 He who loves money will not be satisfied with money, nor he who loves wealth with his income; this also is vanity. Ecclesiastes 8:5 Whoever keeps a command will know no evil thing, and the wise heart will know the proper time and the just way. Why do we pray to God? 7 All streams run to the sea, but the sea is not full; at which he toils under the sun? clause without relat. 2 1 Be not rash with your mouth, nor let your heart be hasty to utter a word before God, for God is in heaven and you are on earth. This is vanity;1 it is a grievous evil. 29 See, this alone I found, that xGod made man upright, but ythey have sought out many schemes. 1 19 Everyone also to whom (W)God has given (X)wealth and possessions (Y)and power to enjoy them, and to accept his lot and rejoice in his toil—this is (Z)the gift of God. All are from pthe dust, and to dust all return. Get an Answer. Ecclesiastes 5:10 ESV He who loves money will not be satisfied with money, nor he who loves wealth with his income; this also is vanity. 4 uAgain I vsaw all wthe oppressions that are done under the sun. Fear God. 17 Be not overly wicked, neither be a fool. Guard your steps when you go to the house of God. Ecclesiastes 5 English Standard Version (ESV) Fear God. The sun rises, and the sun goes down, and hastens to the place where it rises. Get an Answer. Cross references. 5 [a] (A)Guard your steps when you go to (B)the house of God. Ask Us! Ecclesiastes 5 ESV - Read the English Standard Version Online - Free ESV Bible - SermonCentral.com Ecclesiastes 5 Fear God 1 [a] Guard your steps when you go to the house of God. 6 Give strong drink to the one who n is perishing, and wine to o those in bitter distress; 2. 8 [z] Ecclesiastes 3:16; Ecclesiastes 4:1 If you see in a province the oppression of the poor and the violation of justice and righteousness, [a] [1 Peter 4:12] do not be amazed at the matter, [b] [Psalms 12:5; Psalms 58:11; Psalms 82:1] for the high official is watched by a higher, and there are yet higher ones over them. and ithe day of death than the day of birth. Therefore q let your words be few. To draw near to listen is better than to offer the sacrifice of fools, for they do not know that they are doing evil. clause; cf. 14 For he went lfrom prison to the throne, though in his own kingdom he had been born poor. 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