Ecclesiastes 3:1-15 KJV

1 To every thing there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven:
2 A time to be born , and a time to die ; a time to plant , and a time to pluck up that which is planted ;
3 A time to kill , and a time to heal ; a time to break down , and a time to build up ;
4 A time to weep , and a time to laugh ; a time to mourn , and a time to dance ;
5 A time to cast away stones, and a time to gather stones together ; a time to embrace , and a time to refrain from embracing ;
6 A time to get ,a and a time to lose ; a time to keep , and a time to cast away ;

References for Ecclesiastes 3:6

    • i 3:6 - get: or, seek
      7 A time to rend , and a time to sew ; a time to keep silence , and a time to speak ;
      8 A time to love , and a time to hate ; a time of war, and a time of peace.
      9 What profit hath he that worketh in that wherein he laboureth?
      10 I have seen the travail, which God hath given to the sons of men to be exercised in it.
      11 He hath made every thing beautiful in his time: also he hath set the world in their heart, so that no man can find out the work that God maketh from the beginning to the end.
      12 I know that there is no good in them, but for a man to rejoice , and to do good in his life.
      13 And also that every man should eat and drink , and enjoy the good of all his labour, it is the gift of God.
      14 I know that, whatsoever God doeth , it shall be for ever: nothing can be put to it, nor any thing taken from it: and God doeth it, that men should fear before him.
      15 That which hath been is now; and that which is to be hath already been; and God requireth that which is past .b

      References for Ecclesiastes 3:15

        • j 3:15 - that which is past: Heb. that which is driven away