Parallel Bible results for Ecclesiastes 10:5-7

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Ecclesiastes 10:5-7

RSV 5 There is an evil which I have seen under the sun, as it were an error proceeding from the ruler: NIV 5 There is an evil I have seen under the sun, the sort of error that arises from a ruler: RSV 6 folly is set in many high places, and the rich sit in a low place. NIV 6 Fools are put in many high positions, while the rich occupy the low ones. RSV 7 I have seen slaves on horses, and princes walking on foot like slaves. NIV 7 I have seen slaves on horseback, while princes go on foot like slaves.