Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 NAS

A Time for Everything

1 There is an appointed time for everything. And there is a 1time for every aevent under heaven -

References for Ecclesiastes 3:1

    • ‰ 3:1 - Lit "delight"
      2 A time to give birth and a 2time to die; A time to plant and a time to uproot what is planted.

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      3 A 3time to kill and a time to heal; A time to tear down and a time to build up.

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      4 A time to 4weep and a time to 5laugh; A time to mourn and a time to 6dance.

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      5 A time to throw stones and a time to gather stones; A time to embrace and a time to shun embracing.
      6 A time to search and a time to give up as lost; A time to keep and a time to throw away.
      7 A time to tear apart and a time to sew together; A time to 7be silent and a time to speak.

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      8 A time to love and a time to 8hate; A time for war and a time for peace.

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