Ecclesiastes 1:1-6 NLT

1 These are the words of the Teacher, a King David's son, who ruled in Jerusalem.

References for Ecclesiastes 1:1

    • a 1:1 - Hebrew <I>Koheleth;</I> this term is rendered "the Teacher" throughout this book.
      2 "Everything is meaningless," says the Teacher, "utterly meaningless!"
      3 What do people get for all their hard work?
      4 Generations come and go, but nothing really changes.
      5 The sun rises and sets and hurries around to rise again.
      6 The wind blows south and north, here and there, twisting back and forth, getting nowhere.