Ecclesiastes 5:6

Overview - Ecclesiastes 5
Vanities in divine service;
in murmuring against oppression;
and in riches.
18 Joy in riches is the gift of God.
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Ecclesiastes 5:6  (King James Version)
Suffer not thy mouth to cause thy flesh to sin; neither say thou before the angel, that it was an error: wherefore should God be angry at thy voice, and destroy the work of thine hands?
 


thy mouth
Ecclesiastes 5:1 Ecclesiastes 5:2 ; James 1:26 ; 3:2

before
Or, "before the messenger," {hammalach,} the priest whose business it was to take cognizance of vows and offerings.
Leviticus 5:4 Leviticus 5:5 ; Genesis 48:16 ; Hosea 12:4 Hosea 12:5 ; Malachi 2:7 ; 3:1 Acts 7:30-35 ; 1 Corinthians 11:10
1 Timothy 5:21 ; Hebrews 1:14

it was
Leviticus 5:4-6 ; Leviticus 27:9 Leviticus 27:10

destroy
Haggai 1:9-11 ; 2:14-17 1 Corinthians 3:13-15 ; 2 John 1:8
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