However, it is altogether unclear that Ecclesiastes
refers to opposites in the terms tov and hote.
Both the rich man and the philosopher of Ecclesiastes
stand in cold isolation.
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
prudent maturity, so Ecclesiastes
was believed to be the product of a
Prosonomasia" is a common error in Erasmus for "paronomasia"; see Ecclesiastes
3, ASD, 5, 5: 134, lines 571-72 "adnominatio, Graecis [LANGUAGE NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII], quum vox repetitur non prorsus eadem, sed aliqua ex parte immutata.
Yancey confines himself to five pans: the "bittersweet" book of Deuteronomy, the "inconsistencies" of the Psalms, Job's "powerful arguments against God's justice," "why Ecclesiastes
is included in the Bible," and the prophets in which "God talks back.
The Byrds' ``Turn, Turn, Turn,'' based on Ecclesiastes
3:1-8, is a popular choice at Tu B'Shevat services.
5:8 reads: Thus the greatest advantage in all the land is his; he controls a field that is cultivated [ve-yitron 'eretz bakol hi' (Qere hu') melek le-sadeh ne'evad].
Gois made his first contacts with humanists in Antwerp and he was also very fortunate that the Portuguese factor there was the cultivated and liberal Rui Fernandes de Almada, to whom he was subsequently to dedicate the Ecclesiastes
In his obsession with deconstructing our sense of time, the question is: is Maddin an ersatz prairie Ecclesiastes
or Friedrich Nietzsche reminding us of time's circular, recurrent, Janus face?
He said he strives to follow this message from Ecclesiastes
9:10: "Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with all thy might.
Reduce Your Dependence on Money," Ecclesiastes
5:10 C Money is a tool to achieve our God given purpose, but accumulating it is not our purpose in life.