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Ecclesiastes 11 :: Revised Standard Version (RSV)

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Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 11:1 - Cast your bread upon the waters, for you will find it after many days.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 11:2 - Give a portion to seven, or even to eight, for you know not what evil may happen on earth.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 11:3 - If the clouds are full of rain, they empty themselves on the earth; and if a tree falls to the south or to the north, in the place where the tree falls, there it will lie.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 11:4 - He who observes the wind will not sow; and he who regards the clouds will not reap.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 11:5 - As you do not know how the spirit comes to the bones in the womb of a woman with child, so you do not know the work of God who makes everything.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 11:6 - In the morning sow your seed, and at evening withhold not your hand; for you do not know which will prosper, this or that, or whether both alike will be good.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 11:7 - Light is sweet, and it is pleasant for the eyes to behold the sun.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 11:8 - For if a man lives many years, let him rejoice in them all; but let him remember that the days of darkness will be many. All that comes is vanity.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 11:9 - Rejoice, O young man, in your youth, and let your heart cheer you in the days of your youth; walk in the ways of your heart and the sight of your eyes. But know that for all these things God will bring you into judgment.
Unchecked Copy BoxEcc 11:10 - Remove vexation from your mind, and put away pain from your body; for youth and the dawn of life are vanity.
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Source: Transcribed from: The Holy Bible: Revised Standard Version containing the Old and New Testaments, translated from the original tongues: being the version set forth A.D. 1611, revised A.D. 1881-1885 and A.D. 1901: compared with the most ancient authorities and revised A.D. 1946-52. — 2nd ed. of New Testament A.D. 1971. There should be enough in the rest of the description to identify the text.

Language: English

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