Ecclesiastes 12:9-14 KJV

9 And moreover,a because the preacher was wise, he still taught the people knowledge; yea, he gave good heed , and sought out , and set in order many proverbs.

References for Ecclesiastes 12:9

    • Š 12:9 - moreover...: or, the more wise the preacher was, etc
      10 The preacher sought to find out acceptableb words: and that which was written was upright, even words of truth.

      References for Ecclesiastes 12:10

        • ‹ 12:10 - acceptable...: Heb. words of delight
          11 The words of the wise are as goads, and as nails fastened by the masters of assemblies, which are given from one shepherd .
          12 And further, by these, my son, be admonished : of making many books there is no end; and much studyc is a weariness of the flesh.

          References for Ecclesiastes 12:12

            • Œ 12:12 - study: or, reading
              13 Let us hear the conclusion of the whole matter: Fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man.
              14 For God shall bring every work into judgment, with every secret thing , whether it be good, or whether it be evil.