Ecclesiastes 5:8-9 ESV

The Vanity of Wealth and Honor

8 1If you see in a province the oppression of the poor and the violation of justice and righteousness, 2do not be amazed at the matter, 3for the high official is watched by a higher, and there are yet higher ones over them.

References for Ecclesiastes 5:8

      9 But this is gain for a land in every way: a king committed to cultivated fields.a

      References for Ecclesiastes 5:9

        • s 5:9 - The meaning of the Hebrew verse is uncertain