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Ecclesiastes 9:3 NIV

3 This is the evil in everything that happens under the sun: The same destiny overtakes all. The hearts of people, moreover, are full of evil and there is madness in their hearts while they live, and afterward they join the dead.

References for Ecclesiastes 9:3

Study tools for Ecclesiastes 9:3

  • 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"