Parallel Bible results for Ecclesiastes 3:1-6

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Ecclesiastes 3:1-6

RSV 1 For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: NIV 1 There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under heaven: RSV 2 a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; NIV 2 a time to be born and a time to die, a time to plant and a time to uproot, RSV 3 a time to kill, and a time to heal; a time to break down, and a time to build up; NIV 3 a time to kill and a time to heal, a time to tear down and a time to build, RSV 4 a time to weep, and a time to laugh; a time to mourn, and a time to dance; NIV 4 a time to weep and a time to laugh, a time to mourn and a time to dance, RSV 5 a time to cast away stones, and a time to gather stones together; a time to embrace, and a time to refrain from embracing; NIV 5 a time to scatter stones and a time to gather them, a time to embrace and a time to refrain, RSV 6 a time to seek, and a time to lose; a time to keep, and a time to cast away; NIV 6 a time to search and a time to give up, a time to keep and a time to throw away,