The classic song is based on Scriptures written by Solomon in the book of Ecclesiastes
Perry, Dialogues With Kohelet: The Book of Ecclesiastes
And Kridt (Chalk) is based on the Biblical book of Ecclesiastes
and features a young man assessing his life.
Despite the Old Testament Book of Ecclesiastes
insisting that "to everything there is a season," when it comes to road testing cars, I usually find that the climate isn't always in tune with the vehicle on test.
Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days," goes the famous saying from the eleventh chapter of the biblical book of Ecclesiastes
For many years while teaching seminary courses on the Old Testament and lay study courses in churches, I found that students and laypersons often resonated with the laments of Jeremiah, Job, and the psalms as well as the reflective character of the book of Ecclesiastes
There is a passage in the Old Testament book of Ecclesiastes
that opens with the words: "Let us now praise famous men and our fathers who begat them.
Until now the Book of Ecclesiastes
has been very problematic for me.
It is only through the corrected reading of hevel as "transience" rather than "vanity" that we may understand the structure of the book of Ecclesiastes
, and thereby learn its message.
Ginsburg, Cohelet, Commonly Called the Book of Ecclesiastes
(London: Longman, 1861) pp.
I found that in one single floor speech, he managed to quote the book of Ecclesiastes
, Shakespeare's 'The Merchant of Venice,' Daniel Webster, and Rudyard Kipling.
The singer-songwriter's version of the latter's "Turn Turn Turn," which features lyrics adapted from the Bible's Book of Ecclesiastes
, is particularly moving, given Tremblay's current circumstances.
George, North-Park, was somewhat nonplussed by the frequency of texts and sermons from the book of Ecclesiastes
-- not usual Advent/Christmas fare.
As the book of Ecclesiastes
says, there is a time to wage war and a time to make peace.
As The Preacher in the biblical book of Ecclesiastes