Ecclesiastes 3:19-21 NIV

19 Man's fate1 is like that of the animals; the same fate awaits them both: As one dies, so dies the other. All have the same breatha; man has no advantage over the animal. Everything is meaningless.

References for Ecclesiastes 3:19

    • b 3:19 - Or "spirit"
      20 All go to the same place; all come from dust, and to dust all return.2

      References for Ecclesiastes 3:20

      21 Who knows if the spirit of man rises upward3 and if the spirit of the animalb goes down into the earth?"

      References for Ecclesiastes 3:21

        • c 3:21 - Or "Who knows the spirit of man, which rises upward, or the spirit of the animal, which"