Bible VersionsESVEcclesiastes 1:1; Ecclesiastes 1:12; Ecclesiastes 1:16
Ecclesiastes 1:1; Ecclesiastes 1:12; Ecclesiastes 1:16 (English Standard Version)
The words of the Preacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem.
I the Preacher have been king over Israel in Jerusalem.
I said in my heart, "I have acquired great wisdom, surpassing all who were over Jerusalem before me, and my heart has had great experience of wisdom and knowledge."
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