Parallel Bible results for Ecclesiastes 1:2-4

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Ecclesiastes 1:2-4

RSV 2 Vanity of vanities, says the Preacher, vanity of vanities! All is vanity. NIV 2 "Meaningless! Meaningless!" says the Teacher. "Utterly meaningless! Everything is meaningless." RSV 3 What does man gain by all the toil at which he toils under the sun? NIV 3 What does man gain from all his labor at which he toils under the sun? RSV 4 A generation goes, and a generation comes, but the earth remains for ever. NIV 4 Generations come and generations go, but the earth remains forever.