Ecclesiastes 9:1 NIV

A Common Destiny for All

1 So I reflected on all this and concluded that the righteous and the wise and what they do are in God’s hands, but no one knows whether love or hate awaits them.

References for Ecclesiastes 9:1

Study tools for Ecclesiastes 9:1

  • a 9:2 - Septuagint (Aquila), Vulgate and Syriac; Hebrew does not have "and the bad."
  • b 9:4 - Or "What then is to be chosen? With all who live, there is hope"