Ecclesiastes 2:24-26 CSB

24 There is nothing better for man than to eat, drink, and to enjoyabhis work. I have seen that even this is from God's hand.

References for Ecclesiastes 2:24

    • g 2:24 - Syr, Tg; MT reads There is no good in man who eats and drinks and enjoys
    • h 2:24 - Lit and his soul sees good
      25 For who can eat and who can enjoy lifec apart from Him?d

      References for Ecclesiastes 2:25

        • i 2:25 - LXX, Theod, Syr read can drink
        • j 2:25 - Other Hb mss, LXX, Syr read me
          26 For to the man who is pleasing in His sight, He gives wisdom, knowledge, and joy, but to the sinner He gives the task of gathering and accumulating in order to give to the one who is pleasing in God's sight. This too is futile and a pursuit of the wind.