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At midnight the LORD smote all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, from the firstborn of Pharaoh that sat on his throne unto the firstborn of the captive that was in the dungeon; and all the firstborn of cattle. Exodus 12:29

Trivia: What was the first plague that the Pharaoh's magicians couldn't do?

Ecclesiastes: Selected Verses

  1. Who can find a virtuous woman? .   0:0
  2. There is no remembrance of former things; neither shall there be any remembrance of things that are to come with those that shall come after.   1:11
  3. In much wisdom is much grief: and he that increaseth knowledge increaseth sorrow.   1:18
  4. There is nothing better for a man, than that he should eat and drink, and that he should make his soul enjoy good in his labour.   2:24
  5. Every man should eat and drink, and enjoy the good of all his labour.   3:13
  6. God might manifest them, and that they might see that they themselves are beasts.   3:18
  7. For that which befalleth the sons of men befalleth beasts; even one thing befalleth them: as the one dieth, so dieth the other; yea, they have all one breath; so that a man hath no preeminence above a beast.   3:19
  8. All go unto one place; all are of the dust, and all turn to dust again.   3:20
  9. Who knoweth the spirit of man that goeth upward, and the spirit of the beast that goeth downward to the earth? .   3:21
  10. There is nothing better, than that a man should rejoice in his own works.   3:22
  11. The fool foldeth his hands together, and eateth his own flesh.   4:5
  12. Do not all go to one place? .   6:6
  13. For who knoweth what is good for man in this life, all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as a shadow? for who can tell a man what shall be after him under the sun? .   6:12
  14. A man hath no better thing under the sun, than to eat, and to drink, and to be merry.   8:15
  15. For to him that is joined to all the living there is hope: for a living dog is better than a dead lion.   9:4
  16. The living know that they shall die: but the dead know not any thing, neither have they any more a reward; for the memory of them is forgotten.   9:5
  17. Go thy way, eat thy bread with joy, and drink thy wine with a merry heart.   9:7
  18. Let thy garments be always white; and let thy head lack no ointment.   9:8
  19. Live joyfully with the wife whom thou lovest.   9:9
  20. Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might;for there is no work, nor device, nor knowledge, nor wisdom, in the grave, whither thou goest.   9:10
  21. Dead flies cause the ointment of the apothecary to send forth a stinking savour.   10:1
  22. A wise man's heart is at his right hand; but a fool's heart at his left.   10:2
  23. Cast thy bread upon the waters: for thou shalt find it after many days.   11:1
  24. Give a portion to seven, and also to eight; for thou knowest not what evil shall be upon the earth.   11:2
  25. In the place where the tree falleth, there it shall be.   11:3
  26. Of making many books there is no end.   12:12
  27. Much study is a weariness of the flesh.   12:12

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