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Summary of the Book of Ecclesiastes - The King James Bible Online (KJV)
The content of the Book of Ecclesiastes according to the King James Bible Online (KJV) contains a short overview of the main subjects, people, events and ancient topics in the following summary of this Book in the Holy Bible:
- Ecclesiastes is book number 21 in the Old Testament of the Bible. It contains 12 chapters.
- The Book of Ecclesiastes is so called because the name derives from the Greek version of the Hebrew word Koheleth, which means "Preacher."
- The name of this book therefore signifies "The Preacher." and reflects the wisdom of God as preached by by Solomon, who it is believed was the author. In the Book of Ecclesiastes the writer represents himself implicitly as Solomon (Ecclesiastes 1:12) and it is also known as the Confession of King Solomon.
- The Summary of Ecclesiastes is as follows::
- This Book is called Ecclesiastes, or The Preacher because in it, Solomon, as an excellent preacher
- He sets forth the vanity of the things of this world: to withdraw the hearts and affections of men from such empty toys.
- Ecclesiastes contains the views of Solomon on the meaning of life
- Soloman explores the benefits and disappointments of pleasure, wisdom, hard work and God
- Solomon concludes that man should love and fear God and obey His commandments.
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The Book of Ecclesiastes
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