Ecclesiastes 11 :: New King James Version (NKJV) Strong's. Some commentators describe Ecclesiastes 3:12 as negative because they understand the phrase, “there is nothing better,” as implying something “second-best.” They almost seem insulted that God has “tossed them a crumb.” But look again at what God has counseled that we should do! Looking beyond what can be seen. 7 The light is pleasant, and it is good for the eyes to see the sun. They produce creative videos that help people see and savor the good news of Jesus on every page of the Bible. i., p. 195. Ecclesiastes 11 – Towards True Wisdom A. Ecclesiastes 11. Do as thou wouldst be done by. Put your investments in several places - many places even - because you never know what kind of bad luck you are going to have in this world. a 2 It is better to go to the house of mourning. Ecclesiastes 11:1-10—Read the Bible online or download free. So, if seven or eight people need money, give it to them. 5 God made everything, and you can no more understand what he does than you understand how new life begins in the womb of a pregnant woman. Register! 1 Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days.. 2 Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth.. 3 If the clouds be full of rain, they empty themselves upon the earth: and if the tree fall toward the south, or toward the north, in the place where the tree falleth, there it shall be. Proverbs 25:25 | View whole chapter | See verse in context As cold waters to a thirsty soul, so is good news from a far country. Put your investments in several places — many places, in fact — because you never know what kind of bad luck you are going to have in this world. 2 Invest in seven ventures, yes, in eight; you do not … you do not know what disaster may come upon the land. Favoriting is a great way to keep a list of sermons, programs, and ministry resources in your account. Buy Now. (r) (Today's English Version Second Edition, UK/British It is good to be able to enjoy the pleasant light of day. 3 If the clouds are full, they pour out rain upon the earth; and whether a tree falls toward the south or toward the north, wherever the tree falls, there it lies. ABOUT STATEMENT OF FAITH DONATE SUBSCRIBE WHAT'S NEW? Put your investments in several places---many places even---because you never know what kind of bad luck you are going to have in this world. 2 Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. Treasury of Scripture Knowledge. Bible Book List. Our Price: $15.43. Edition). 2) Nothing New: There is no advantage for one to work from earth’s perspective because one’s work will never result in anything new, but only that which has been 1:9-10 3) Not Remembered: There is no advantage for one to work from earth’s perspective because no one will remember anyone in the future 1:11 2. 4 If you wait until the wind and the weather are just right, you will never sow anything and never harvest anything. Listen to the Bible . New International Version. or, "Send your grain overseas"!? 2 Give a portion to seven, or even [divide it] to eight, for you do not know what misfortune may occur on the earth. Good News Bible. This is the final episode of a three-part series on the Old Testament book of Ecclesiastes, a truly unique book of the Bible. Font Size. 2 Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. 2 Give portions to seven, yes to eight, for you do not know what disaster may come upon the land. 11 Invest your money in foreign trade, and one of these days you will make a profit. 10 Say not thou, What is the cause that the former days were better than these? Ecclesiastes 11 is the eleventh chapter of the Book of Ecclesiastes in the Hebrew Bible or the Old Testament of the Christian Bible. Invest your money in foreign trade, and one of these days you will make a profit. You never know whether it will all grow well or whether one sowing will do better than the other. Ecclesiastes 11:1-10—Read the Bible online or download free. No matter how long you live, remember that you will be dead much longer. Copyright © 1992 by American Bible Society, Good News Translation (GNT), Good News Translation Men's Bible a Devotional Bible for Men, GNT 50th Anniversary Edition Bible - Imperfectly Imprinted Bibles, French/English (GNT) New Testament with Psalms and Proverbs--imitation leather, blue, GNT Pew Bible Catholic, Paper Over Board, Burgundy. That is exactly the way the translators of Good News Bible rendered this verse! 861 Instances - Page 1 of 29 - Sort by Book Order Expand or Limit Your Search Results: All KJV books Old Testament only New Testament only Apocrypha only (?) Our Price: $54.99. Ecclesiastes 3:10-14. Ecclesiastes (/ ɪ ˌ k l iː z i ˈ æ s t iː z /; Hebrew: קֹהֶלֶת ‎, qōheleṯ, Greek: Ἐκκλησιαστής, Ekklēsiastēs) written c. 450–200 BCE, is one of the "Wisdom" books of the Old Testament.The title is a Latin transliteration of the Greek translation of the Hebrew word Kohelet (also written as Koheleth, Qoheleth or Qohelet). No matter how long you live, remember that you will be dead much longer. 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 3 Good News Bible (GNB) Everything that happens in this world happens at the time God chooses. Ecclesiastes 11 1 Cast your bread upon the waters, for after many days you will find it again. 2 Divide your portion to seven, or even to eight, for you do not know what misfortune may occur on the earth. 9 Young people, enjoy your youth. Read Ecclesiastes 3 in the Good News Bible (GNB) online. All that cometh [is] vanity. " He has set the right time for everything. It works everywhere you sign in, even with the mobile app! 11 * Let your bread go out over the water, for in the long run you will find it. The Book of Ecclesiastes is the critic's response to Proverbs, which states we live a good life when we fear God and follow wisdom. 2 Put your investments in several places—many places even—because you never know what kind of bad luck you are going to have in this world. | Expand chapter. Put your investments in several places - many places even - because you never know what kind of bad luck you are going to have in this world. It is not the Expectation of living that makes Men infer the Reasonableness or Necessity of a Judgment, but the reasonableness and natural Expectation of Judgment which makes them infer the Necessity and Reality of a future Life.—SHERLOCK’S SERMONS, vol. All that comes is futile." 1 Ship your grain across the sea;. But know that for all these things God will bring you into judgment. Ecclesiastes Qoh.1:7-9 All rivers, even the most dazzling, those that catch the sun in their course, all rivers go down to the ocean and drown. GNT 50th Anniversary Edition Bible - Imperfectly Imprinted Bibles. All New Testament Overviews New Testament Overview Matthew 1-13 Matthew 14-28 Mark John 1-12 John 13-21 Luke 1-9 Luke 10-24 Acts 1-12 Acts 13-28 Romans 1-4 Romans 5-16 1 Corinthians 2 Corinthians Galatians Ephesians Philippians Colossians Philemon 1 Thessalonians 2 Thessalonians 1 Timothy 2 Timothy Titus Hebrews James 1 Peter 2 Peter 1-3 John Jude Revelation 1-11 Revelation 12-22 3 * When the clouds are full,. Ecclesiastes 12 Amplified Bible (AMP) Remember God in Your Youth. you know not what misfortune may come upon the earth. 3 If clouds are full of water, they pour rain upon the earth. 8 Indeed, if a man should live many years, let him rejoice in them all, and let him remember the days of darkness, for they will be many. 2 Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. Red Letter. You aren't going to be young very long. 6 Do your planting in the morning and in the evening, too. Ecclesiastes 11 :: New American Standard Bible (NASB) Strong's. 3 If the clouds be full of rain, they empty themselves upon the earth: and if the tree fall toward the south, or toward the north, in the place where the tree falleth, there it shall be.