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Ecclesiastes 9:12 NAS

12 Moreover *, man does not 1know his time: like fish caught in a treacherous net and 2birds trapped in a snare, so the sons of men are 3ensnared at an evil time when it 4suddenly falls on them.

References for Ecclesiastes 9:12

Study tools for Ecclesiastes 9:12

  • a 9:1 - Lit "all this"
  • b 9:1 - Lit "is before them"
  • c 9:2 - Lit "fears an oath"
  • d 9:9 - Lit "life of vanity"
  • e 9:9 - Heb adds "all the days of your vanity"
  • f 9:13 - Lit "great it was to me"
  • g 9:15 - Or "might have delivered"