Ecclesiastes 3:21 Who knows the spirit of man, whether it goes upward, and the spirit of the beast, whether it goes downward to the earth?

Ecclesiastes 7:8  Better is the end of a thing than the beginning thereof, and the patient in spirit is better than the proud in spirit.

Ecclesiastes 7:9 Do not be hasty in your spirit to be angry; for anger rests in the bosom of fools.

Ecclesiastes 8:8  There is no man that has power over the spirit to retain the spirit; neither has he power over the day of death, and there is no discharge in war: neither shall wickedness deliver him that is given to it.

Ecclesiastes 10:4  If the spirit of the ruler rise up against you, do not leave your place; for gentleness allays great offenses.

Ecclesiastes 12:7  and the dust returns to the earth as it was, and the spirit returns to God who gave it.



Ecclesiastes 2:24 There is nothing better for a man than that he should eat and drink, and make his soul enjoy good in his labor.  This also I saw, that it is from the hand of God.

Ecclesiastes 4:8  There is one that is alone, and he has not a second; yes, he has neither son nor brother; yet is there no end of all his labor, neither are his eyes satisfied with riches.  “For whom then,”  he said, “do I labor, and deprive my soul of good?”  This also is vanity, yes, it is a sore travail.

Ecclesiastes 6:2  a man to whom God gives riches, wealth, and honor, so that he lacks nothing for his soul of all that he desires, yet God does not give him power to eat thereof, but an alien eats it; this is vanity, and it is an evil disease.

Ecclesiastes 6:3  If a man beget a hundred children, and live many years, so that the days of his years are many, but his soul be not filled with good, and moreover he has no burial; I say, that an untimely birth is better than he:

6:4  for it comes in vanity, and departs in darkness, and the name thereof is covered with darkness;

6:5  moreover it has not seen the sun nor known it; this has rest rather than the other:

6:6 yes, though he live a thousand years twice fold, and yet enjoy no good, do not all go to one place?

Ecclesiastes 7:28 which my soul still seeks, but I have not found: one man among a thousand have I found; but a woman among all those have I not found.



Ecclesiastes 5:6 Do not let your mouth to cause your flesh to sin; neither say you before the angel, that is was an error: wherefore should God be angry at your voice, and destroy the work of your hands?





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Quenching The Devil's Darts With Ecclesiastes
Quenching The Devil's Darts With Ecclesiastes

DEDICATION This is the end of the matter; all has been heard: fear God, and keep His commandments; for this is the whole duty of man. For God will bring every work into judgment, with every hidden thing, whether it be good, or whether it be evil. Ecclesiastes 12:13-14

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