Ecclesiastes
Introduction

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Good Stuff
Contradictions
Absurdities
Science and History
Interpretation
Women
Injustice
Commandments


Eccesiastes: Commandments

  1. When you go to the house of God, listen rather than give the evil sacrifice of fools. 5:1

  2. Don't be hasty to say things to God. 5:2

  3. If you make a vow to the Lord, you must keep it. 5:4

  4. Fear God. 5:7, 12:13

  5. Don't be angry. 7:9

  6. Don't say, "Why were things better in the good old days?" 7:10

  7. Don't be foolish. 7:17

  8. Consider the work of God. 7:13

  9. Don't be overly righteous. 7:16a

  10. Don't be overly wise. 7:16b

  11. Don't pay attention to everything people say. 7:21

  12. Keep the king's commandment. 8:2

  13. Don't be hasty to leave the king's sight. 8:3a

  14. Don't stand in an evil thing. 8:3b

  15. Eat bread with joy. 9:7a

  16. Drink wine with a merry heart. 9:7b

  17. Always wear white clothes. 9:8a

  18. Always have some ointment on your head. 9:8b

  19. Rejoice with your wife. 9:9

  20. Live life to the fullest. It's the only life you'll ever have. 9:10

  21. Don't curse the ruler of your people. 10:20a

  22. Don't curse the rich from your bedroom. 10:20b

  23. Cast your bread upon the waters. 11:1

  24. Give some to seven or eight. 11:2

  25. Keep evil things away from your flesh. 11:10

  26. Be happy while you are young. 11:9-10

  27. Keep evil things away from your flesh. 11:10

  28. Obey all the commandments. 12:13