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Created on September 10th, 2020
C. PURPOSELESSNESS OF HUMAN LIFE (1:12—2:26)

C. PURPOSELESSNESS OF HUMAN LIFE (1:12—2:26)

From The Interpreter's Bible
C. PURPOSELESSNESS OF HUMAN LIFE (1:12—2:26) 12-18. After his preface (1:2-11) on the world's processes as eternally fixed and repetitive, Koheleth appears in the role of…
ECCLESIASTES, BOOK OF

ECCLESIASTES, BOOK OF

From The New Interpreter‘s™ Dictionary of the Bible
Page 174 ECCLESIASTES, BOOK OF i-klee´zee-as´teez [tleheqo qoheleth; 'Ekklhsiasth&j Ekkle4siaste4s]. The Hebrew name Qoheleth (qoheleth) has become more common. It is…
II. THE VANITY OF LIFE (1:3-6:12)

II. THE VANITY OF LIFE (1:3-6:12)

From Interpreter's One Volume Commentary
II. THE VANITY OF LIFE (1:3-6:12) 1:3-11. A Poem: Nature's Cycle Is Pointless. The various major subdivisions of the book seem to begin with poetic, or semipoetic, passages (cf…