Tag Archives: Vanity

Ecclesiastes 9 Staring into the Abyss and Finding Peace

Ecclesiastes 9 1 All this I laid to heart, examining it all, how the righteous and the wise and their deeds are in the hand of God; whether it is love or hate one does not know. Everything that confronts … Continue reading

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Thinning

When did my hair get so thin That it no longer protects my scalp skin Yet it never lays flat After wearing a hat Oh how wonderfully vain I have been Several days behind now in the Intro to Poetry … Continue reading

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Ecclesiastes 2- The Quest for Meaning

Ecclesiastes 2: 1-11 The Quest for Meaning Begins 1 I said to myself, “Come now, I will make a test of pleasure; enjoy yourself.” But again, this also was vanity. 2 I said of laughter, “It is mad,” and of … Continue reading

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Ecclesiastes 1- Chasing After the Wind

Ecclesiastes 1: 1-11: All the Vanity and Toil of Life 1 The words of the Teacher, the son of David, king in Jerusalem. 2 Vanity of vanities, says the Teacher, vanity of vanities! All is vanity. 3 What do people … Continue reading

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