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Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} 4 And the doors shall be shut in the streets, when the sound of the grinding is low, and he shall rise up at the voice of the bird, and all the daughters of musick shall be brought low; 5 Also when they shall be afraid of that which is high, and fears shall be in the way, and the almond tree shall flourish, and the grasshopper shall be a burden, and desire shall fail: because man goeth to his long home, and the mourners go about the streets: 6 Or ever the silver cord be loosed, or the golden bowl be broken, or the pitcher be broken at the fountain, or the wheel broken at the cistern. As when Christ cursed the fig-tree, it withered; so, when God curses any, he withers in his soul. God's curse blasts wherever it comes. Geneva Study Bible. Verse. 3 If the clouds be full of rain, they empty themselves upon the earth: and if the tree fall toward the south, or toward the north, in the place where the tree falleth, there it shall be. The Jewish scholars of the first century A.D. were struck by the manner in which it contradicted itself: e.g., "I praised the dead more than the living," iv. Tools. Gal 3: 10. Ecclesiastes 11:1-4 New King James Version (NKJV) The Value of Diligence 11 Cast your bread upon the waters, For you will find it after many days. Ecclesiastes 11:1-12:8 King James Version (KJV). Ecclesiastes 11:1 Here is a call to faith. 9 Rejoice, O young man, in thy youth; and let thy heart cheer thee in the days of thy youth, and walk in the ways of thine heart, and in the sight of thine eyes: but know thou, that for all these things God will bring thee into judgment. 11 Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. 5 As thou knowest not what is the way of the spirit, nor how the bones do grow in the womb of her that is with child: even so thou knowest not the works of God who maketh all. Cast thy bread upon the {a} waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. each of us has more or less his share, is our curiosity to have some fellowship with darkness, some experience of sin, to know what the pleasures of sin are like. Ecclesiastes 11 :: New King James Version (NKJV) Strong's. He deserves God's curse. Solomon advises us that the use of faith will always contain an element of risk of loss because we do not know the end from the beginning. Give alms to the poor, and it will be as seed sown in good ground. 10 Is there any thing whereof it may be said, See, this is new? 2 Giue a portion to seuen and also to eight; for thou knowest noc what euill shall be vpon the earth. 8 All things are full of labour; man cannot utter it: the eye is not satisfied with seeing, nor the ear filled with hearing. The Prophets were ever ungratefully treated by the Israelites, they were resisted, their warnings neglected, their good services forgotten. Depart from me, ye cursed, into everlasting fire.' CHAPTER 11. 2 Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. He deserves also God's wrath, which is, It is not surprising that the book of Ecclesiastes had a struggle to maintain its place in the canon, and it was probably only its reputed Solomonic authorship and the last two verses of the book that permanently secured its position at the synod of Jamnia in 90 A.D. The most popular explanation of Ecclesiastes 11:1 is, that the figure is taken from the casting of seed on irrigated lands, as, for instance, in Egypt before the waters of the Nile have subsided; and that the duty of beneficence is here inculcated. upon the face of the waters. Letter from Rev. The Jewish scholars of the first century A.D. were struck by the manner in which it contradicted itself: e.g., "I praised the dead more than the living," iv. Ecclesiastes 11 :: King James Version (KJV) Strong's. 2, "A living dog is better than a dead lion," ix. The allegation, therefore, that the language of this book shows distinct traces of the Chaldean invasion, of the Babylonian captivity, or of any later event which affected the Hebrew tongue, may be considered sufficiently answered VIII, 1872-1874. A. M. W. Christopher--Letter from Gulf of St. Lawrence-Mrs. Birt's Sheltering Home, Liverpool--Letter to Mrs. Merry--Letter from Canada--Miss Macpherson's return to England-- Letter of cheer for Dr. Barnardo--Removal to Hackney Home. King James Version (KJV). Outside of the United Kingdom, the KJV is in the public domain. Clarke's Notes on the Bible. 2 Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. Ecclesiastes 11:1 Context. What does every sin deserve? (a) That is, be liberal to the poor, and though it seems to be as a thing ventured on the sea, yet it will bring you profit. 8. --Jeremiah i. If the clouds be full of rain, they empty themselves upon the earth: and if the tree fall toward the … As when Christ cursed the fig-tree, it withered; so, when God curses any, he withers in his soul. Depart from me, ye cursed, into everlasting fire.' Ecclesiastes 11:1-10 KJV. Matt 25: 41. Verse. 3 If the clouds be full of rain, they empty themselves upon the earth: and if the tree fall toward the south, or toward the north, in the place where the tree falleth, there it shall be. --Proverbs iv. Ecclesiastes 11:1 (King James Version) A.F.V A.S.V. Paragraph. Avoid it, pass not by it, turn from it, and pass away." Give to many. 1 Cast thy bread vpon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many dayes. upon...: Heb. Contextual Overview 1 Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. If the clouds be full of rain, they empty themselves upon the earth: and if the tree fall toward the … (a) That is, be liberal to the poor, and though it seems to be as a thing ventured on the sea, yet it will bring you profit.Ecclesiastes 11:1 Parallel Commentaries, Curiosity a Temptation to Sin. 2 Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. 3 If the clouds be full of rain, they empty themselves upon the earth: and if the tree fall toward the south, or toward the north, in the place where the tree falleth, there it shall be. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. 2 Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. A. M. W. Christopher--Letter from Gulf of St. Lawrence-Mrs. Birt's Sheltering Home, Liverpool--Letter to Mrs. Merry--Letter from Canada--Miss Macpherson's return to England-- Letter of cheer for Dr. Barnardo--Removal to Hackney Home. 1 Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. Bible Language English. 11 Cast your bread upon the waters, For you will find it after many days. Ecclesiastes 11:1 Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. All that cometh is vanity. Within the United Kingdom, the rights to the KJV are vested in the Crown. 4; but they were still more, 1872-1874. waters--image from the custom of sowing seed by casting it from boats into the overflowing waters of the Nile, or in any marshy ground. "Be not afraid of their faces: for I am with thee to deliver thee, saith the Lord." Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. God's wrath and curse, both in this life, and in that which is to come. The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and … Now, we move on to chapter 11 for our Ecclesiastes 11 Commentary. Read verse in King James Version ... No entry exists in Adam Clarke for Ecclesiastes 11:1. --Jeremiah i. Red Letter. And the advice is given in light of the unpredictability of life… Business Advice 11:1 Cast [send] thy … A. M. W. Christopher --Letter from Gulf of St. Lawrence-Mrs. Birt's Sheltering Home, Liverpool --Letter to Mrs. Merry --Letter from Canada --MissLetter from Rev. Ecclesiastes 11:2 shows that charity is here inculcated. 1 Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. --Proverbs iv. But there was this difference between the earlier and the later Prophets; the earlier lived and died in honour among their people,--in outward honour; though hated and thwarted by the wicked, they were exalted to high places, and ruled in the congregation. I believe it is even thought unmanly by many persons (though they may not like to say …John Henry Newman—Parochial and Plain Sermons, Vol. 6 In the morning sow thy seed, and in the evening withhold not thine hand: for thou knowest not whether shall prosper, either this or that, or whether they both shall be alike good. Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. If the clouds be full of rain, they empty themselves upon the earth: and if the tree fall toward the … 8 Vanity of vanities, saith the preacher; all is vanity. The Value of Diligence. Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. Exhortation to liberality. Version. Ecclesiastes 11:1-6 KJV. We can only vaguely conceive the future. 11 Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. Solomon reverts to the sentiment ( Ecclesiastes 9:10). Gal 3: 10. Matt 21: 19. Paragraph. 9 The thing that hath been, it is that which shall be; and that which is done is that which shall be done: and there is no new thing under the sun. …John Henry Newman—Parochial and Plain Sermons, Vol. Red Letter. Excuse not thyself with the good thou hast done, from the good thou hast further to do. Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. 7 Truly the light is sweet, and a pleasant thing it is for the eyes to behold the sun: 8 But if a man live many years, and rejoice in them all; yet let him remember the days of darkness; for they shall be many. Ecclesiastes 1:11 Context. 2 Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. He deserves also God's wrath, which is …Thomas Watson—The Ten Commandments, EcclesiastesIt is not surprising that the book of Ecclesiastes had a struggle to maintain its place in the canon, and it was probably only its reputed Solomonic authorship and the last two verses of the book that permanently secured its position at the synod of Jamnia in 90 A.D. Ecclesiastes 11:1 Context. 3 If the clouds be full of raine, they emptie themselues vpon the earth: and if the tree fall toward the South, or toward the North, in the place where the tree falleth, there it shall be. Ecclesiastes 11:1 KJV. Letter from Rev. The Authorized Version or King James Version (KJV), 1611, 1769. Ecclesiastes 10:20 : Ecclesiastes 11:2 >> DISCLAIMER: Church of the Great God (CGG) provides these resources to aid the individual in studying the Bible. Read Ecclesiastes 11:1-5 in NKJV and NIV using our online parallel Bible. KJV, The King James Study Bible, Red Letter, Full-Color Edition: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Reference Bible, Center-Column Giant Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Value Thinline Bible, Large Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Word Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: 1,700 Key Words that Unlock the Meaning of the Bible, KJV, Holy Bible, Larger Print, Paperback, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Vest Pocket New Testament & Psalms, Leathersoft, Black, Red Letter Version: Holy Bible, King James Version. Cast thy bread upon the waters - An allusion to the sowing of rice; which was sown upon muddy ground, or ground covered with water, and trodden in by the feet of cattle: it thus took root, and grew, and was found after many days in a plentiful harvest. Though human praise is not sought, we cannot but feel peculiar pleasure in giving the following testimony from a servant of the Lord so much revered as the Rev, A. M. W. Christopher of Oxford:-- "Of all the works of Christian benevolence which the great. Though human praise is not sought, we cannot but feel peculiar pleasure in giving the following testimony from a servant of the Lord so much revered as the Rev, A. M. W. Christopher of Oxford:-- "Of all the works of Christian benevolence which the great …Clara M. S. Lowe—God's Answers, Jeremiah, a Lesson for the Disappointed. Ecclesiastes 11:1 - 11:6. KJV: King James Version . Give freely, though it may seem thrown away and lost. "Be not afraid of their faces: for I am with thee to deliver thee, saith the Lord." 2 Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. Ecclesiastes 11:1-10. Ecclesiastes 11:1-5 KJV. God's curse blasts wherever it comes. Man having sinned, is like a favourite turned out of the king's favour, and deserves the wrath and curse of God. Cast Your Bread upon the Waters. (1-6) An admonition to prepare for death, and to young persons to be religious. "Enter not into the path of the wicked, and go not in the way of evil men. upon the face of the waters. 7 Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was: and the spirit shall return unto God who gave it. Ecclesiastes 11:1-8 KJV. Now viewing scripture range from the book of Ecclesiastes chapter 11:1 through chapter 11:6... Ecclesiastes Chapter 11. Matt 25: 41. The chief cause of the wickedness which is every where seen in the world, and in which, alas! God's wrath and curse, both in this life, and in that which is to come. 8. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) The Value of Diligence. upon...: Heb. 2 Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. A. M. W. Christopher --Letter from Gulf of St. Lawrence-Mrs. Birt's Sheltering Home, Liverpool --Letter to Mrs. Merry --Letter from Canada --Miss. The chief cause of the wickedness which is every where seen in the world, and in which, alas! 12 Remember now thy Creator in the days of thy youth, while the evil days come not, nor the years draw nigh, when thou shalt say, I have no pleasure in them; 2 While the sun, or the light, or the moon, or the stars, be not darkened, nor the clouds return after the rain: 3 In the day when the keepers of the house shall tremble, and the strong men shall bow themselves, and the grinders cease because they are few, and those that look out of the windows be darkened. Ecclesiastes 11:1New King James Version (NKJV) The Value of Diligence 11 Cast your bread upon the waters, For you will find it after many days. 1 Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. New King James Version Update. This examination, however, should be peaceful and tranquil, and we should depend on God for the discovery and knowledge, "Enter not into the path of the wicked, and go not in the way of evil men. 4; but they were still more …John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament, Of Confession and Self-examination Self-examination should always precede Confession, and in the nature and manner of it should be conformable to the state of the soul: the business of those that are advanced to the degree of which we now treat, is to lay their whole souls open before God, who will not fail to enlighten them, and enable them to see the peculiar nature of their faults. 14, 15. 11 Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. Avoid it, pass not by it, turn from it, and pass away." ... Tools. Cancel. Cast thy bread upon the {a} waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. 3 If the clouds be full of rain, they empty themselves upon the earth: and if the tree fall toward the south, or toward the north, in the place where the tree falleth, there it shall be. The Value of Diligence. I believe it is even thought unmanly by many persons (though they may not like to say, Letter from Rev. (7-10) Verses 1-6 Solomon presses the rich to do good to others. bread--bread corn.As in the Lord's prayer, all things needful for the body and soul. Ecclesiastes 11:1-2. 10 Therefore remove sorrow from thy heart, and put away evil from thy flesh: for childhood and youth are vanity. Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. 14, 15. Matt 21: 19. 4 He that observeth the wind shall not sow; and he that regardeth the clouds shall not reap. We are to sow our benefits broadcast, and be assured we shall have a harvest of reward. King James Translators' Notes. But there was this difference between the earlier and the later Prophets; the earlier lived and died in honour among their people,--in outward honour; though hated and thwarted by the wicked, they were exalted to high places, and ruled in the congregation. The Prophets were ever ungratefully treated by the Israelites, they were resisted, their warnings neglected, their good services forgotten. Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth. 2, "A living dog is better than a dead lion," ix. Ecclesiastes 11:1-6 King James Version (KJV). Listen to the Bible. Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. 2 Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be … each of us has more or less his share, is our curiosity to have some fellowship with darkness, some experience of sin, to know what the pleasures of sin are like. Font Size. 11 Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. Listen to the Bible. New King James Version (NKJV) Bible Book List. Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days. Ecclesiastes 11:1-10.. 1. He deserves God's curse. Gain a concise, fundamental grasp of what the Bible is all about with our NEW "Know the Bible" series. VIII, The Wrath of GodWhat does every sin deserve? Man having sinned, is like a favourite turned out of the king's favour, and deserves the wrath and curse of God. And in this chapter, the Preacher in the first six verses gives us some good sound financial advice. 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