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.